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Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Subject is exactly "Political violence"
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News from the Southern Conference Education Fund, October 27, 1960

News from the Southern Conference Education Fund, October 27, 1960

Date
1960-10-27
Description
News from the Southern Conference Educational Fund in Louisville, Kentucky, updating the status of Richard Frank Parker, a white student imprisoned in Jacksonville during a sit-in demonstration. He received a lot of attention nationwide because his jaw was broken "when he was hit by a segregationist," and this attention led to his early release from jail.
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.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
n2015-1_b001_f14_03News from the Southern Conference Education Fund, October 27, 1960TextCivil rights demonstrations
Political violence
Student movements
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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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