16 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Subject contains "Civil rights movements"
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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
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
CORE Rules for Action Pamphlet, ca. 1957

CORE Rules for Action Pamphlet, ca. 1957

Date
1957 (circa)
Description
A pamphlet about the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) and their principle of non-violent direct action that includes guarantees of the individual to the group and guarantees from the local group to the individual.
Collection
Correspondence Between Governor LeRoy Collins and C. K. Steele, 1956

Correspondence Between Governor LeRoy Collins and C. K. Steele, 1956

Date
1956-09-28
Description
The first item is a telegram from C. K. Steele to Governor LeRoy Collins regarding the Tallahassee Bus Boycott which lasted from May 26, 1956, until the following year. The telegram was informing the governor that black citizens "are being subjected to various types of prosecutions by the city" as a result of the bus boycott, and Steele asks Governor Collins to intervene. The second item is a reply from the governor on the same day.
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
"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
Memorandum from CORE, Report of Lunch Counter Demonstrations, December 8, 1960

Memorandum from CORE, Report of Lunch Counter Demonstrations, December 8, 1960

Date
1960-12-08
Description
Memo from CORE outlining locations of recent demonstrations against lunch counter segregation across the South.
Collection
N.A.A.C.P. Mass Meeting for "Freedom Now" Flier, June 5, 1960

N.A.A.C.P. Mass Meeting for "Freedom Now" Flier, June 5, 1960

Date
1960-06-05
Description
A flier for an NAACP meeting with speakers Ezell Blair Jr., Patricia Stephens and Bernard Lee. The topic was "Freedom Now" and each speaker was actively participating in the civil rights movement at the time. Tallahassee civil rights activist Patricia Stephens was to speak about her experience serving 49 days in jail. She and seven other students were jailed for holding a sit-in at Woolworth's lunch counter in Tallahassee.
Collection
News Release from Governor Claude Kirk about Respecting Memory of Martin Luther King Jr., 1968

News Release from Governor Claude Kirk about Respecting Memory of Martin Luther King Jr., 1968

Date
1968-04-05
Description
News release from Governor Claude Kirk asking Floridians to display flags at half-staff from April 5-7, 1968, in memory of Martin Luther King Jr.
Collection
News Release Including Florida's Response to Martin Luther King Jr.'s Assassination, 1968

News Release Including Florida's Response to Martin Luther King Jr.'s Assassination, 1968

Date
1968-04-09
Description
News release describing how Floridians and other Americans responded to the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. and information about King's funeral and who was attending. There is also other Florida news about Governor Claude Kirk being sued by J. A. Maloney; Floridians fighting in the Vietnam War; a car accident along the Tamiami Trail; an arrest at the Fontainebleau Hotel in Miami; the murder of William Guffey of St. Louis; and Boca Raton police sergeant Robert Lynch being charged with embezzling money.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
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_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_b003_f07_11CORE Rules for Action Pamphlet, ca. 1957textNonviolence--Philosophy
Civil rights movements
African Americans--Civil rights
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s776_b033_f03_x01Correspondence Between Governor LeRoy Collins and C. K. Steele, 1956textDiscrimination in public accommodations
Civil rights movements
Boycotts--Florida--Tallahassee
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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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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_f11_40Memorandum from CORE, Report of Lunch Counter Demonstrations, December 8, 1960textSolidarity
Civil rights movements--Public opinion
African Americans--Civil rights--Philosophy
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n2015-1_b003_f22_16N.A.A.C.P. Mass Meeting for "Freedom Now" Flier, June 5, 1960textSpeeches, addresses, etc.
Civil rights movements
Civil rights--Social Aspects
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s960_b001_f14_x01News Release from Governor Claude Kirk about Respecting Memory of Martin Luther King Jr., 1968textFlorida--Race relations
Civil rights movements
Mourning customs
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s923_b085_f02_01News Release Including Florida's Response to Martin Luther King Jr.'s Assassination, 1968textVietnam War, 1961-1975
Florida--Race relations
Civil rights movements
Riots--Florida--Tallahassee
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