Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.). Atlanta Office.

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The Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) was created in 1960 at Shaw University in Raleigh, North Carolina. Its purpose was to coordinate the student protest movement. SNCC led voter registration drives in Mississippi and other southern states, held civil rights demonstrations advocating social integration, and sponsored the Freedom Summer of 1964 in Mississippi.

From the description of Other organizations files, 1959-1969. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 38476668

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creatorOf Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.). Atlanta Office. Other organizations files, 1959-1969. Martin Luther King, Jr., Memorial Center
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associatedWith Americans for Democratic Action. corporateBody
associatedWith Congress of Racial Equality. corporateBody
associatedWith Council of Federated Organizations (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Medical Committee for Human Rights (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. corporateBody
associatedWith National Conference for New Politics. corporateBody
associatedWith National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. corporateBody
associatedWith National Student Christian Federation. corporateBody
associatedWith Southern Christian Leadership Conference. corporateBody
associatedWith Southern Regional Council. corporateBody
associatedWith Students for a Democratic Society (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith United States National Student Association. corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Southern States
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Civil rights movement
Civil rights--Societies, etc
African Americans--Civil rights
College students--Political activity
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Corporate Body

Active 1959

Active 1969

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