Memorandum from CORE Field Director Gordon Carey to Local Contacts and the Advisory Committee, ca. 1960

Memorandum from CORE Field Director Gordon Carey to Local Contacts and the Advisory Committee, ca. 1960

Transcript

CORE
38 PARK ROW - NEW YORK 38, NEW YORK
Miss Patricia Stephens
Florida A & M University
Tallahassee, Fla

Source

State Archives of Florida: Collection N2015-1, Box 01, Folder 11

Description

Memo from CORE discussing sit-in activity in New Orleans during September 1960, starting with the arrest of seven CORE members holding a peaceful sit-in at the Canal Street Woolworth's lunch counter. The memo outlines other arrests in New Orleans and the charges against these activists.