Robert R. Church Family Papers

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Title:Robert R. Church Family Papers
Date:1959-1963
Description:

Papers of Memphis African American businessman Robert R. Church and his family. Civil rights-related materials include a N.A.A.C.P. card and reprinting of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Letter from Birmingham City Jail.

Types:Printed materials
Subjects:Martin Luther King, Jr., 1929-1968 | Civil rights movements--Alabama--Birmingham | Civil rights demonstrations--Alabama--Birmingham | African American civil rights workers--Alabama--Birmingham | Civil rights workers--Alabama--Birmingham | African American clergy--Alabama--Birmingham | Clergy--Alabama--Birmingham | Civil disobedience--Alabama--Birmingham | African Americans--Civil rights--Alabama--Birmingham | Civil rights--Alabama--Birmingham | African Americans--Alabama--Birmingham | African Americans--Segregation--Alabama--Birmingham | Segregation--Alabama--Birmingham | Race discrimination--Alabama--Birmingham | Birmingham (Ala.)--Race relations--History--20th century | Race relations | Protest literature | Project C, Birmingham, Ala., 1963 | Imprisonment--Alabama--Birmingham | Jails--Alabama--Birmingham | African American political activists--Alabama--Birmingham | Political activists--Alabama--Birmingham | Christians--Alabama--Birmingham--Political activity | National Association for the Advancement of Colored People | Birmingham (Ala.) | Jefferson County (Ala.)
Institution:University of Memphis. Special Collections Dept.
Contributors:University of Memphis. Libraries. Special Collections Dept. | Volunteer Voices (Project)
Online Publisher:Knoxville, Tenn. : Volunteer Voices in association with the University of Memphis Special Collections | 2006
Original Material:

Robert R. Church Family Papers, MS 71, University of Memphis Special Collections, Memphis, Tennessee

Persistent Link to Item:http://diglib.lib.utk.edu/cgi/b/bib/bib-idx?type=boolean&c=vvs-bib&sid=e2226799820ae542a7cdddbad0a3fc7c&q1=church&rgn1=collection&op2=And&q2=&rgn2=entire+record&op3=And&q3=&rgn3=entire+record&date1=1700&date2=2007