Letter from Monroe S. Wasch to Priscilla Stephens, April 16, 1960

331129
Date
1960-04-16
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter from college student Monroe S. Wasch to Priscilla Stephens talking about picketing Woolworth's in New York, how much students in the North admire what Stephens has done for equal rights and giving his analysis of the civil rights movement.
Type
text

Letter from Paul E. Richardson to Patricia Stephens, April 21, 1960

331144
Date
1960-04-21
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter of from Paul E. Richardson of Utica, N.Y. to Patricia Stephens writing about his daughter at Virginia State College who is also participating in the civil rights movement. Richardson encourages Patricia to continue her fight for equality.
Type
text

Letter from George L. Collins to Priscilla Stephens, May 23, 1960

331228
Date
1960-05-23
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter from George L. Collins, minister of students at Grace Baptist Church, to Priscilla Stephens offering Priscilla support after reading about her being jailed in a CORE bulletin.
Type
text

Handwritten Letter to FSU President Doak Campbell Regarding the Dangers of Foreign Students, 1957

325058
Date
1957-01-28
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Letter from "A Foreigner" warning FSU President Doak Campbell about "foreign students."
Type
text

SGA Newsletter, Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University, Tallahassee, March 22, 1960

331518
Date
1960-03-22
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU)'s SGA newsletter, volume 1, number 5 with a letter from Clement Carney, who was in jail following a sit-in at Woolworth's in Tallahassee. The seven other jailed students are listed in the newsletter and FAMU's students are asked to write them let...
Type
text

CORE Rules for Action Pamphlet, ca. 1957

331540
Date
1957
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
A pamphlet about the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) and their principle of non-violent direct action that includes guarantees of the individual to the group and guarantees from the local group to the individual.
Type
text

Letter from Hazel Holley to Priscilla Stephens, March 3, 1960

329139
Date
1960-03-12
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter of encouragement from Hazel Holley of Jamaica, New York, to Priscilla Stephens. Holley says that she sent her son to Bethune-Cookman College to expose him to Southern culture.
Type
text

Letter from Frederic H. Atwood to Patricia Stephens, March 30, 1960

331088
Date
1960-03-30
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter of encouragement and solidarity from Frederic H. Atwood of Fort Myers, Florida, to Patricia Stephens.
Type
text

Letter from Leo H. Pierce to Patricia Stephens, March 31, 1960

331092
Date
1960-03-31
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter of encouragement from FAMU graduate Leo H. Pierce to Patricia Stephens discussing how he read about her in the paper and the possibility of visiting her during his next trip to Tallahassee.
Type
text

Letter from Sue Johnson to Patricia Stephens, April 7, 1960

331109
Date
1960-04-07
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter from Sue Johnson, a college student at Bryn Mawr, to Patricia Stephens offering support and noting the creation of the Bryn Mawr Civil Rights Committee.
Type
text

Citizens for Better Living - An Appeal to the People, ca. 1964

331529
Date
1964
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Objectives and slogans list for Citizens for Better Living.
Type
text

Greeting Card from Nancy Robinson to Patricia Stephens, March 30, 1960

331090
Date
1960-03-30
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Greeting card from Nancy Robinson to Patricia Stephens offering support and mentioning a gift of $1 each to Patricia and Priscilla.
Type
text

Letter from the Lanier Junior High School Fourth Grade Class to Patricia and Priscilla Stephens, April 14, 1960

331125
Date
1960-04-14
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter from Lanier Junior High School's fourth grade class to the Stephens sisters thanking them for their courage.
Type
text

Greeting Card from A. Gordon to Patricia or Priscilla Stephens, ca. 1960

331264
Date
1960
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Greeting card from Erong [?] A. Gordon to Patricia Stephens asking Patricia for her birthday and telling her to visit the Prayer Temple church in Tallahassee.
Type
text

Letter from FSU President Doak Campbell Addressed to Expelled Student John Boardman, 1957

325047
Date
1957-02-08
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Letter from FSU President Doak Campbell to John Boardman regarding Boardman's expulsion from the university dated February 8, 1957.
Type
text

Letter from Norman J. Whitney to Patricia Stephens, May 3, 1960

331216
Date
1960-05-03
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter from Norman J. Whitney to Patricia Stephens praising her courage and nothing the powe of nonviolence. The letter includes quotes from Gandhi and Jesus.
Type
text

Letter from James B. Price to Patricia Stephens, May 2, 1960

331212
Date
1960-05-02
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter of encouragement from James B. Price of Detroit, Michigan, to Patricia Stephens telling Patricia and the other jailed students that he appreciates their activism and says he hopes he would be as courageous if he were in the same situation.
Type
text

Letter from Peter Jo Anderheggen to Patricia Stephens, ca. 1960

331254
Date
1960
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter of encouragement from Peter Jo Anderhegger, a student at the University of Rhode Island and a member of the Committee Upholding Racial Equality (CURE).
Type
text

Letter from George J. McKenzie to Patricia Stephens, April 25, 1960

331168
Date
1960-04-25
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter from George J. McKenzie to Patricia Stephens encouraging and praising the non-violent activism of the eight jailed students.
Type
text

Letter from Mary P. Bowne to "Friends," April 26, 1960

331180
Date
1960-04-26
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter from Mary P. Bowne to the eight jailed students offering support and telling them they should be served in public places.
Type
text

Letter from Elizabeth Provence to "Young Friends," March 29, 1960

331082
Date
1960-03-29
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter of support from Elizabeth Provence to the eight jailed students praising them for their actions.
Type
text

Letter from Ned Jones to Patricia Stephens, March 26, 1960

331073
Date
1960-03-26
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter from Ned Jones of New York City to Patricia Stephens encouraging her fight for justice.
Type
text

Letter from Marian Weinberg to Henry Steele, May 5, 1960

331223
Date
1960-05-05
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter of encouragement from Marian Heinberg to Henry Steele telling him that she and her husband admire his courage.
Type
text

Letter from Reverend Raymond Worsley to Patricia or Priscilla Stephens, April 29, 1960

331198
Date
1960-04-29
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter of encouragement from Reverend Raymond Worsley to Patricia or Priscilla Stephens praising the actions of the eight jailed students.
Type
text

Letter from Adeline Pitts to Patricia Stephens, March 30, 1960

331086
Date
1960-03-30
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter from Adeline Pitts to Patricia Stephens telling how proud she is of Stephens' fight for freedom.
Type
text

Telefax Expressing Opposition to FSU President Doak Campbell's Decison to Expel John Boardman, 1957

325057
Date
1957
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Letter from the Morehouse College Students Association encouraging FSU President Doak Campbell to reconsider his decision to expel student John Boardman.
Type
text

Letter from Mary A. Charles to Patricia Stephens, April 22, 1960

331153
Date
1960-04-22
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter from Mary A. Charles to Patricia Stephens encouraging her activism.
Type
text

Letter from Laura Williams to Patricia Stephens, April 26, 1960

331182
Date
1960-04-26
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter from Laura Williams to Patricia Stephens offering support and encouraging her activism.
Type
text

This is CORE Pamphlet, ca. 1957

331539
Date
1957
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
A pamphlet about the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) describing different CORE tactics for non-violent direct action, the principles of CORE, the structure of National CORE, what National CORE does, the structure of local CORE chapters, how someone can join CORE and how CORE is financed.
Type
text

"A Song for Tallahassee CORE" by Jeff Poland, ca. 1960

329144
Date
1960
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Lyrics to a Tallahassee CORE protest song for picket lines written by Florida civil rights activist Jeff Poland.
Type
text

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