Reports of Meetings of the Inter-Civic Council of Tallahassee, July-September 1956

Reports of Meetings of the Inter-Civic Council of Tallahassee, July-September 1956

Transcript

THE INFORMATION HEREIN IS TO BE CONSIDERED MOST CONFIDENTIAL AND IS NOT TO BE RELEASED WITHOUT THE AUTHORITY OF THE CITY OFFICIALS OF THE CITY OF TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA OF CHIEF OF POLICE FRANK STOUTAMIRE

Source

State Archives of Florida: Series S776, Box 33, Folder 3

Description

Minutes of a series of 10 meetings held at various African American churches by the Inter-Civic Council of Tallahassee to administrate a boycott of the city's segregated bus service. The minutes appear to have been collected by an informant who was giving the information to Tallahassee city officials. The cover of the document calls the material confidential and prohibits its distribution without permission from city officials or Chief of Police Frank Stoutamire. The minutes for each meeting describe the meeting attendees, amounts raised for alternative transportation, and the subjects discussed.