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Petition: "Marchers for Jobs and Freedom," Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), Atlanta, Georgia, ca. 1962

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Creator:Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Title:Petition: "Marchers for Jobs and Freedom," Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), Atlanta, Georgia, ca. 1962
Date:1962
Description:

This petition from 1962 decries the alleged persecution of the Albany Movement in Albany, Georgia. The Albany Movement began in November 1961 and was active through 1961 and 1962. Local civil rights workers were assisted by activists from the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC).

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Types:Petitions
Subjects:Civil rights demonstrations--Georgia--Albany | Civil rights movements--Georgia--Albany | Albany Movement (Albany, Ga.) | African Americans--Georgia--Albany | African Americans--Civil rights--Georgia--Albany | Civil rights--Georgia--Albany | Albany (Ga.)--Race relations--History--20th century | Race relations | Police brutality--Georgia--Albany | African Americans--Violcence against--Georgia--Albany | Discrimination in criminal justice administration--Georgia--Albany | Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.) | United States. Dept. of Justice | African American civil rights workers--Georgia--Albany | Civil rights workers--Georgia--Albany | Albany (Ga.) | Dougherty County (Ga.)
Collection:Online Manuscript Resources in Southern Women's History
Institution:Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Books Library (Emory University)
Contributors:Emory University. Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library | Online Manuscript Resources in Southern Womens' History Collection (Emory University. Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library)
Online Publisher:[Atlanta, Ga.] : Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University | 2006
Original Material:

Eliza K. Paschall papers, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University

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