"Don't Buy at Shell's City," Congress of Racial Equality Flier, Miami, ca. 1960

"Don't Buy at Shell's City," Congress of Racial Equality Flier, Miami, ca. 1960

Source

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

Description

Flier boycotting Shell's City for refusing to serve African-Americans at its lunch counter. The flier encourages people to write to Shell's City's manager, George McKelvey, so he will change the discriminatory policy.

Date

ca. 1960

Creator

Congress of Racial Equality. Miami Chapter

Format

Fliers (printed Matter)

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.