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Civil Rights Organizations
 
Histories of SNCC

Carson, Clayborne. In Struggle.  Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard, 1981.  E185.92 C37 1981

Foreman, James. The Making of Black Revolutionaries. 1997.   Seattle: University of Washington Press.
E185.97.F715 A3 1997 

Greenberg, Cheryl Lynn. A Circle of Trust: Remembering SNCC.  New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, 1998. E185.61 .C58 1998. Edited from transcripts of the conference on SNCC held in April 1988.

Kasher, Steven. The Civil Rights Movement: a Photographic History, 1954-68. New York : Abbeville Press,1996. E185.61 K3471996  . Includes Sit-ins and freedom rides, 1963 March on Washington .Sellers, Cleveland, The river of no return, NY: Morrow, 1973

Zinn, Howard. SNCC: the New Abolitionists, Boston: Beacon Press, 1964 E185.61 Z49 

Martinez, Elizabeth, ed.  Letters from Mississippi, NY: McGraw-Hill, 1965 E185.61 M363

Images of 20th Century African American Activists: A select list. Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress, Washington DC.

Other Organizational Histories 

Carson, Clayborne, In Struggle: SNCC and the Black Awakening of the 1960s, Harvard University Press, 1995. (UGL, Cir. Desk Reserves) E185.92 C37 1981

Finch, Minnie, The NAACP: Its Fight for Justice, Scarecrow Press, 1981. (Founders & SW) E185.5 N276 F56

Greenberg, Cheryl Lynn, A Circle of Trust: Remembering SNCC, Rutgers University Press, 1998. (UGL,Auxiliary;Cir. Desk) E185.61 .C58 1998

Harris, Jacqueline L., History and Achievements of the NAACP (The African American Experience), F. Watts, 1992.

Meier, August, and Elliot Rudwick, CORE: A Study in the Civil Rights Movement, 1942-1968, University of Illinois Press, 1975. (Founders) E185.61 M516 

Moore, Jesse Thomas, A Search for Equality : The National Urban League, 1910-1961, Pennsylvania State University Press, 1981. (Founders) E185.61 M784  

St. James, Warren D., NAACP: Triumphs of a Pressure Group, Nineteen Hundred and Nine Thru Nineteen Hundred and Eighty, Exposition Press, 1980.

Directory of Selected Organizations

American Jewish Congress
     18 West Carver Street
      Huntington, New York 11743
     
http://www.holocaustinstitute.org/contact.htm

Atlanta Journal and Constitution
     108 South Monroe Street
     Dublin, GA 31021
     478)275-7857     

Congressional Black Caucus, Chair
     1511 Longworth House Office Building
      Washington, D. C. 20515
      202)226-9776
      http://www.house.gov/ebjohnson/cbcstaff.htm 

The King Center
     Freedom Hall
     449 Auburn Avenue, N.E.
     Atlanta, GA 303312
     404)331-5190
     http://www.the kingcenter.com/tkc/visitor.html
     
NAACP

     4805 Mt. Hope Drive
     Baltimore, MD 21215
     410)358-8900
     fax:  410)358-3818
     e-mail: 
http://www.naacp.org

National Rainbow Push Coalition
     1700 K Street, N.W., Suite 800
      Washington, D. C., 20006-3817
      202)333-5270
       fax: 202)728-1192 
       http://www.rainbowpush.aa.psiweb.com/contact/index.html

Useful Links
Biographies of John Lewis
Lewis' Writings, Speeches, Awards, Tributes
Lewis' Congressional Activitites

The Big Six
Bibliography of Works by or about Civil Rights Leaders

 
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