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Title:SSOC Continuations Committee meeting
Date:1964 Apr.

Founding Southern Students Organizing Committee (SSOC) members at a Continuations Committee meeting, discussing ways to organize white students in the South to promote equality and justice for all people. Seated on floor, left to right: Dan Harmeling, Harry Boyte, Sue Thrasher, Cathy Cade, Marjorie Henderson. Top row, left to right: Sam Shirah, Jerry Gainey, Roy Money, Gene Guerrero, Ed Hamlett, Jim Williams, John Shively, Bob Potter, Bob Richardson, Marion Barry, Jr.

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Types:Black-and-white photographs
Subjects:Harmeling, Daniel E., 1941- | Boyte, Harry Chatten, 1945- | Thrasher, Sue | Cade, Cathy, 1942- | Henderson, Marjorie | Shirah, Samuel C., 1943- | Gainey, Jerry | Money, Roy | Guerrero, Gene | Hamlett, Ed, 1939- | Williams, Jim | Shively, John | Potter, Bob | Richardson, Bob | Barry, Marion, 1936- | African Americans--Civil rights | Civil rights movements--Tennessee--Nashville | Southern States--Race relations--History--20th century | Civil rights workers--Tennessee--Nashville | Students--Tennessee--Nashville | Southern Student Organizing Committee (Nashville, Tenn.) | United States, Tennessee, Davidson County, Nashville, 36.1658899, -86.7844432
Collection:Wisconsin Historical Images
Institution:Wisconsin Historical Society
Contributors:Wisconsin Historical Society
Original Material:

Carl and Anne Braden papers, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin

Rights and Usage:

A similar photo taken at the same time was originally published in the Southern Patriot. According to Gregg L. Michel's book "Struggle for a Better South" (2004), this meeting took place in Atlanta GA, not Nashville. (see photo caption, second page after page 166)

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