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Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Subject is exactly "African Americans--Civil rights"
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"Suggestions for CORE Pickets," February 26, 1960

"Suggestions for CORE Pickets," February 26, 1960

Date
1960-02-26
Description
Leaflet with guidelines for how to carry out CORE pickets; how to present oneself at the demonstration; how to engage with the public; and outlining the purpose of picketing.
Collection
This is CORE Pamphlet, ca. 1957

This is CORE Pamphlet, ca. 1957

Date
1957 (circa)
Description
A pamphlet about the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) describing different CORE tactics for non-violent direct action, the principles of CORE, the structure of National CORE, what National CORE does, the structure of local CORE chapters, how someone can join CORE and how CORE is financed.
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
Miami Interracial Action Institute Summary and Evaluation, 1959

Miami Interracial Action Institute Summary and Evaluation, 1959

Date
1959
Description
This report contains a summary of action at the institute written by Susan Boden. She writes about institute members testing Miami lunch counters, movie theaters and public transportation to see if African-American Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) members would be served. Sit-ins were held at Jackson Byron's department store and Grant's. In each instance, CORE members were not served. James R. Robinson of CORE wrote an evaluation of the institute which includes sections about the concept and aims of the institute; preparatory work; selections of participants; functioning of the institute; evaluations made by institute members, and conclusions and suggestions for future institutes.
Collection
FAMU News Special, Tallahassee, October 21, 1963

FAMU News Special, Tallahassee, October 21, 1963

Date
1963-10-21
Description
News special relating the sleep-in demonstrations of three FAMU students who were protesting the suspension of fellow students Patricia Stephens Due and Rubin Kenon.
Collection
The Core of the Matter Newsletter, May 25, 1961

The Core of the Matter Newsletter, May 25, 1961

Date
1961-05-25
Description
A newsletter published jointly by the Inter Civic Council, Inc., Tallahassee NAACP, and The Tallahassee CORE (Congress on Racial Equality) about civil rights acitivites happening around Tallahassee. The text includes information about hunger strikes and boycotts taking place locally. At the end of the newsletter is a letter dated May 26, 1961, written by C.K. Steele regarding his reasons for fasting.
Collection
Letter from NAACP Secretary Walter White to Governor Sholtz, 1934

Letter from NAACP Secretary Walter White to Governor Sholtz, 1934

Date
1934-10-30
Description
Correspondence on the lynching of Claude Neal in Marianna.
Collection
Telegram from Mary McLeod Bethune to Governor Sholtz, 1934

Telegram from Mary McLeod Bethune to Governor Sholtz, 1934

Date
1934-01-31
Description
Telegram on the lynching of Robert Johnson in Tampa.
Collection
Telegram from Jessie Daniel Ames to Governor Sholtz, 1934

Telegram from Jessie Daniel Ames to Governor Sholtz, 1934

Date
1934-01-30
Description
Telegram to Governor Sholtz on the lynching in Tampa from Jessie Daniel Ames
Collection
Letter from NAACP to Governor Sholtz on the lynching of Claude Neal in Marianna, 1934

Letter from NAACP to Governor Sholtz on the lynching of Claude Neal in Marianna, 1934

Date
1934-11-22
Description
Correspondence on the lynching of Claude Neal in Marianna.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
n2015-1_b001_f12_03"Suggestions for CORE Pickets," February 26, 1960TextAfrican Americans--Civil rights
Civil Rights movements
Picketing
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n2015-1_b003_f07_02This is CORE Pamphlet, ca. 1957TextNonviolence--Philosophy
Civil rights movements
African Americans--Civil rights
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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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n2015-1_b003_f07_15Miami Interracial Action Institute Summary and Evaluation, 1959TextRace relations
Civil rights--Social aspects
Nonviolence
African Americans--Civil rights
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n2015-1_b003_f13_09FAMU News Special, Tallahassee, October 21, 1963TextRace relations
Civil rights--Social aspects
Nonviolence
African Americans--Civil rights
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s1486_b017_f27_01The Core of the Matter Newsletter, May 25, 1961TextAfrican Americans--Civil rights
African Americans--Political activity
Civil rights demonstrations--Florida--Tallahassee
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S278_b073_f05_01Letter from NAACP Secretary Walter White to Governor Sholtz, 1934TextLynching
Florida. Office of the Governor
African Americans--Civil rights
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S278_b073_f05_02Telegram from Mary McLeod Bethune to Governor Sholtz, 1934TextLynching
Florida. Office of the Governor
African Americans--Civil rights
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S278_b073_f05_03Telegram from Jessie Daniel Ames to Governor Sholtz, 1934TextLynching
Florida. Office of the Governor
African Americans--Civil rights
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S278_b073_f06_01Letter from NAACP to Governor Sholtz on the lynching of Claude Neal in Marianna, 1934TextLynching
Florida. Office of the Governor
African Americans--Civil rights
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