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

331218
Date
1960-05-03
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter of encouragement from from Norman J. Whitney of the American Friends Service Committee to Priscilla Stephens praising her for her non-violent strategies.
Type
text

Letter from Joan D'Amico to the Eight Jailed Students, April 21, 1960

331145
Date
1960-04-21
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter from Joan D'Amico of University of Oklahoma to the jailed students of Florida A & M University encouraging their activism.
Type
text

Letter from Julianne E. Nolling to Priscilla Stephens, April 20, 1960

331136
Date
1960-04-20
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter of encouragement from Julianne E. Nolling to Priscilla Stephens praising Priscilla's activism and noting her fundraising endeavors to support Priscilla's cause.
Type
text

Letter from Kathy Perls to the Eight Jailed Students, April 19, 1960

331131
Date
1960-04-19
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter of encouragement from Kathy Perls in New York, New York to the eight jailed student protestors. Perls discusses picket lines at Woolworth's in New York.
Type
text

Letter from Mary L. Beebe to Patricia Stephens, April 12, 1960

331120
Date
1960-04-12
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter of encouragement from Mary L. Beebe of Bryn Mawr College to Patrician Stephens telling her to "keep up the tremendous work."
Type
text

Letter from "Al" to Priscilla Stephens, August 16, 1960

331239
Date
1960-08-16
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter from "Al" to Priscilla Stephens checking in on her and providing clippings for a scrapbook she is making with her sister, Patricia.
Type
text

Election reminder from the Tallahassee Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1960

297311
Date
1960
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Flier from the Tallahassee Junior Chamber of Commerce reminding Tallahassee citizens that an election would be held February 23, 1960 to ratify the Urban Renewal Act. The flier lists the precinct sites at that time, which were located at the Florida Electric Company, Lafayette Park Community Center,...
Type
text

Program for the Conference on Faculty Desegregation, 1966

329158
Date
1966-05-26
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
This program lists the schedule of events for the FEA/FSTA joint conference on faculty desegregation in Florida.
Type
text

Program for the Florida Education Association Desegregation Workshop, 1967

329159
Date
1967-07-31
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
This program lists the schedule of events for the FEA workshop on school desegregation
Type
text

Program for the Groundbreaking of the R.A. Gray Building In Tallahassee, 1973

331432
Date
1973-11-07
Collection
Selected Documents
Type
text

"Facts About the Community Relations Service" Brochure, August 1964

331504
Date
1964-08
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Brochure outlining the responsibilities and mission of the Community Relations Service (CRS).
Type
text

Florida Free Press Newsletter, November 20, 1964

331514
Date
1964-11-20
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Florida Free Press newsletter, number 17, published by the North Florida Citizenship Education Project. This newsletter features stories about Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) activities in North Florida, voter registration drives and other news.
Type
text

FAMU and Civil Rights, Miami, ca. 1963

331515
Date
1963
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
A Miami CORE flier describing demonstrations in Tallahassee in which Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University (FAMU) and Florida State University (FSU) students were arrested and released on bail. Two FAMU students, Patricia Stephens Due and Rubin Kennon, were suspended as a result. The flie...
Type
text

ERA Depends Upon YOU The Individual Program, Miami, November 13, 1976

331516
Date
1976-11-13
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Program for the ERA Miami workshop held by ERA America.
Type
text

Advertisement for Congress of Racial Equality's Jazz Album, ca.1960

331520
Date
1960
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Brochure advertising CORE's all-star jazz 2-record album for half the price. Proceeds from sales help the CORE treasury to help bail out jailed demonstrators, conduct CORE workshops and organize African-American voter registration drives.
Type
text

Letter from John J. Blair to Judge Leo Luke Fabisinski regarding Virgil Hawkins Case - June 12, 1956

333645
Date
1956-06-12
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Letter from John J. Blair, a member of Governor LeRoy Collins' Advisory Committee on Race Relations, to Judge Leo Luke Fabisinski, another member of the committee. The letter provides a timeline of events in the case of Virgil Hawkins, an African American man seeking admission to the law school at t...
Type
text

Letter from the Mayor and Commissioners of Delray Beach to Governor LeRoy Collins Regarding the Integration of Municipal Beach Facilities - May 26, 1956

333648
Date
1956-05-26
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
Letter from Mayor Mike Yargates and the City Commissioners of Delray Beach in Palm Beach County, asking the governor to consider using state funds to purchase a minimum of 500 feet of beach frontage with which to build a segregated beach facility for African Americans. There had been, according to t...
Type
text

Letter from Catherine E. Strong to LeRoy Collins Describing Racial Tensions in Delray Beach - June 7, 1956

333652
Date
1956-06-07
Collection
Selected Documents
Description
City commissioner and vice-mayor Catherine E. Strong writes to Governor LeRoy Collins, relating the latest in a series of events stemming from a dispute between whites and African Americans living in Delray Beach. Following an attempt by African American citizens of Delray Beach to integrate the mun...
Type
text

Lincoln School, Tallahassee

295150
Date
2014-02-24
Collection
Blog Posts

Letter from Charles Armstrong to Patricia Stephens, March 29, 1960

331080
Date
1960-03-29
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter of encouragement from Charles Armstrong, a political organizer from Chicago, to Patricia Stephens offering congratulations on her stand against inequality and to raise funds for the cause in Tallahassee.
Type
text

Letter from Charles LaVon Sands to Patricia Stephens, March 29, 1960

331083
Date
1960-03-29
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter from Charles LaVon Sands, a senior at Northwestern Senior High School in Miami, to Patricia Stephens introducing himself and offering support to her and the seven other jailed students. Sands requests that Patricia write him back and provides her with stamps.
Type
text

Letter from Lucille Banta to "Fellow Freedom Fighters," April 19, 1960

331133
Date
1960-04-19
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter from Lucille Banta to the eight jailed students writing how inspired she is by their activism.
Type
text

Letter from "Orville II" to Priscilla Stephens, April 21, 1960

331143
Date
1960-04-21
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
A piece of hate mail from "Orville the Second" to Priscilla Stephens reacting to an article published in the Oklahoma University newspaper.
Type
text

Letter from Irene Mass to Patricia Stephens, April 9, 1960

331111
Date
1960-04-09
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
A letter from Irene Mass to Patricia Stephens on behalf of college students from College of Wooster in Ohio. Mass discusses how Wooster students picketed and raised money for "southern students who have been forced out of college."
Type
text

Draft Letter from Patricia and Priscilla Stephens to the Pittsburgh Courier, April 7, 1960

331107
Date
1960-04-07
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Draft of a letter from the Stephens sisters to the editor of the African-American newspaper The Pittsburgh Courier discussing their imprisonment, demonstration at Woolworth's and donating a dollar to the Dollars for Dignity fund.
Type
text

Letter from Mrs. Fred T. Jones to "Students," April 26, 1960

331181
Date
1960-04-26
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter of support from Mrs. Fred T. Jones to the eight jailed students listing the ways she intends to support the students' cause: by refusing to buy at Woolworth and Kress stores, writing to the vice presidents of those chains and contributing to CORE.
Type
text

Letter from Elin D. Hannigan to Priscilla Stephens, April 28, 1960

331188
Date
1960-04-28
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter from Elin D. Hannigan in Rhode Island to Priscilla Stephens offering moral support and encouragement.
Type
text

Letter from Judy Fox to Patricia Stephens, April 25, 1960

331162
Date
1960-04-25
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter of encouragement from high school student Judy Fox in Brooklyn to Patricia Stephens stating that she read about Patricia in the CORE-lator and writes that her classmates are aware of picketing against Woolworth's.
Type
text

Letter from "Cathy" to Patricia and Priscilla Stephens, ca. 1960

331251
Date
1960
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter of encouragement from Cathy to Patricia and Priscilla Stephens discussing general family and social matters.
Type
text

Letter from Bob Kunst to Patricia Stephens, September 24, 1960

331241
Date
1960-09-24
Collection
Stephens Sisters Jail-In Papers, 1960
Description
Letter from University of Miami student activist Bob Kunst to Patricia Stephens inquiring about her situation at Leon County Jail and reporting on the evacuation to Holly Hill, Florida, due to a hurricane.
Type
text

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