137 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND topic is exactly "Slavery and Race Relations"
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Contract for Sale of Slaves

Contract for Sale of Slaves

Date
1851-08-29
Description
This 1851 document transferred legal ownership of 35 slaves from Cary Whitaker of Halifax County, North Carolina, to Frederick R. Cotten of Leon County, Florida.
Collection
News from the Southern Conference Educational Fund, October 6, 1960

News from the Southern Conference Educational Fund, October 6, 1960

Date
1960-10-06
Description
This leaflet from the Southern Christian Educational Fund provides updates regarding the condition of Richard Parker, a white civil rights activist in Jacksonville whose jaw was broken by segregationists. Parker was unable to eat solid foods during his time in jail, having received poor medical care to mend his jaw.
Collection
"Scrapbook" by American Friends Service Committee, April 1960

"Scrapbook" by American Friends Service Committee, April 1960

Date
1960-04
Description
"Scrapbook" newsletter, Volume 15, Number 7, on the topics of picketing, forms of civil disobedience and civil defense tactics. The envelope indicates that the newsletter was sent from Richard Hiler to Patricia Stephens.
Collection
Minutes from a Tallahassee Action Group, ca. 1960

Minutes from a Tallahassee Action Group, ca. 1960

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
Minutes from a Tallahassee action group discussing what happened in December, including the resignation of George Brown as chairman of the group. Reverend J. S. Johnson automatically assumed chairmanship.
Collection
Citizens for Better Living - An Appeal to the People, ca. 1964

Citizens for Better Living - An Appeal to the People, ca. 1964

Date
1964 (circa)
Description
Objectives and slogans list for Citizens for Better Living.
Collection
Advertisement for Congress of Racial Equality's Jazz Album, ca. 1960

Advertisement for Congress of Racial Equality's Jazz Album, ca. 1960

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
Brochure advertising the Congress of Racial Equality's all-star jazz 2-record album for half the price. Proceeds from sales help the CORE treasury bail out jailed demonstrators, conduct CORE workshops and organize African-American voter registration drives.
Collection
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom Pledge Card, 1963

March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom Pledge Card, 1963

Date
1963
Description
Mail-in participation pledge for the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom on August 28, 1963.
Collection
Southern Conference Education Fund Report on Hearing by Florida Legislative Investigation Committee, February 15, 1961

Southern Conference Education Fund Report on Hearing by Florida Legislative Investigation Committee, February 15, 1961

Date
1961-02-15
Description
Press release detailing a hearing by the Florida Legislative Investigation Committee (Johns Committee). The press release discusses how the committee planted spies to uncover the nature of the work of the Southern Conference Educational Fund and the integration movement.
Collection
"How to Practice Non-Violence" Pamphlet, ca. 1960

"How to Practice Non-Violence" Pamphlet, ca. 1960

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
Instructional pamphlet on how to practice non-violence for effective social change and suggested titles for additional literature on non-violence.
Collection
Fellowship of Reconciliation Flier, ca. 1960

Fellowship of Reconciliation Flier, ca. 1960

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
Flier from the Fellowship of Reconciliation outlining the mission of the organization and the tactics of non-violence used by the group.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
m86-38_b001_f24_01Contract for Sale of SlavesTextSlave trade
Slave bills of sale
Slave records
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n2015-1_b001_f08_03News from the Southern Conference Educational Fund, October 6, 1960TextPolitical violence
jails
Civil disobedience
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n2015-1_b001_f09_23"Scrapbook" by American Friends Service Committee, April 1960TextCivil defense
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Passive resistance
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n2015-1_b001_f09_69Minutes from a Tallahassee Action Group, ca. 1960TextCivil disobedience
Civil rights--Economic aspects
Meetings
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n2015-1_b001_f09_74Citizens for Better Living - An Appeal to the People, ca. 1964TextCivil rights--Political aspects
Civil rights--Social aspects
Civil rights movements--Moral and ethical aspects
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n2015-1_b001_f10_03Advertisement for Congress of Racial Equality's Jazz Album, ca. 1960TextCivil rights movements
Mass media and race relations
Civil rights--Economic aspects
African Americans -- Civil rights
Jazz musicians
Fund raising
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n2015-1_b001_f10_04March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom Pledge Card, 1963TextMarch on Washington for Jobs and Freedom
African Americans--Civil rights--Philosophy
Civil rights demonstrations
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n2015-1_b001_f10_21Southern Conference Education Fund Report on Hearing by Florida Legislative Investigation Committee, February 15, 1961TextCivil rights movements--Moral and ethical aspects
Legislators--Florida
Anti-communist movements
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n2015-1_b001_f10_24"How to Practice Non-Violence" Pamphlet, ca. 1960TextNonviolence--Philosophy
Nonviolence--Psychological aspects
Civil rights movements--Public opinion
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n2015-1_b001_f10_27Fellowship of Reconciliation Flier, ca. 1960TextCivil rights movements--Public opinion
Nonviolence--Philosophy
Nonviolence--Moral and ethical aspects
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