Darden, Charles R., 1911-1994
Founder of the Meridian Negro Business and Professional League in 1946. Darden led the Meridian branch of the NAACP and served as president of the state organization from 1955 to the fall of 1964.
Archival Collections and Reference Resources
- Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive (University of Southern Mississippi Libraries)
- Freedom summer digital collection (Wisconsin Historical Society)
- Series 2515 : Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission Records Online, 1994-2006, Photographs (Mississippi Department of Archives and History)