CORE-lator Newsletter, April 1960

CORE-lator Newsletter, April 1960

Source

State Archives of Florida: Collection N2015-1, Box 03, Folder 16

Description

CORE-lator newsletter, number 81 outlining newly formed Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) chapters across the United States, recent arrests and updates about CORE's work across the country. "Letter From A Jailed Student" was written by Tallahassee civil rights activist Patricia Stephens Due while she was in jail with seven others for holding a sit-in at Woolworth's. She includes the names of the other jailed students and describes her experience in jail.

Date

April 1960

Creator

Congress of Racial Equality

Publisher

Congress of Racial Equality

Contributors

Due, Patricia Stephens, 1939-2012

Holt, Leonard

Walker, Wyatt Tee

Format

Newsletters

Coverage

Civil Rights Movement in Florida (1954-1975)

General Note

The Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) was a civil rights organization that practiced non-violent direct action.

Topic

Slavery And Race Relations

Subjects

Geographic Term