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Atlanta Student Movement collection

 Collection — Box: 1-3
Identifier: 0000-0000-0000-0013
Scope and contents This small collection of ephemera provides a glimpse of the involvement in the civil rights movement by students from the Atlanta University Center schools - Atlanta University, Gammon Theological Seminary, and Clark, Morehouse, Morris Brown, and Spelman Colleges. The collection includes newspaper and journal articles, flyers, reports, and correspondence by and about students from the AUC schools and a few items about student activities in other areas in the United States. There are also...
Dates: 1960-2000

Brailsford R. Brazeal papers

 Collection — Box: 1-126, OS 1-16
Identifier: 0000-0000-0000-0091
Scope and contents The Brailsford R. Brazeal papers span the dates 1920-1981 with the bulk of the materials dated 1962-1979. The collection includes writings by Brazeal; office files; photographs; manuscripts by other scholars and Brazeal family members; memorabilia; correspondence to and from Dr. Brazeal, including letters from Morehouse College Presidents and faculty; records of organizations to which Brazeal belonged; research materials; and printed materials.
Dates: 1919 - 1981; Majority of material found within 1962-1979

Benjamin E. Mays papers

 Collection — Box: 1-69
Identifier: 0000-0000-0000-0100
Scope and contents The Benjamin E. Mays papers include files from his work at the Atlanta Public Schools Board of Education. There are also materials related to his presidency at Morehouse, writings by Mays and others, organizational records and financial materials. There are a few photographs, including several of Dr. Mays with former President Jimmy Carter and former first lady Rosalyn Carter.Of note in the collection are newsclippings and files related to desegregation. These files include...
Dates: 1931-1984

Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection: Subseries 1.1: Correspondence: General L-R

 Series
Identifier: 0000-0000-0000-0131c
Scope and Contents of the Subseries The subseries contains correspondence between Martin Luther King, Jr. and various individuals and organizations from 1950 to 1968. There are letters, telegrams, greeting cards, carbon copies, postcards, invitations, and hate mail. The correspondence is primarily professional often accompanied by enclosures, with few personal letters. Among the topics discussed are civil rights, discrimination, SCLC activities, politics, equal employment, education, housing, passive resistance, poverty,...
Dates: 1950-1968

Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection: Subseries 1.1: Correspondence: General S-Z

 Series
Identifier: 0000-0000-0000-0131d
Scope and Contents of the Subseries The subseries contains correspondence between Martin Luther King, Jr. and various individuals and organizations from 1953 to 1968. There are letters, telegrams, greeting cards, carbon copies, postcards, invitations, and hate mail. The correspondence is primarily professional often accompanied by enclosures, with few personal letters. Among the topics discussed are civil rights, discrimination, SCLC activities, politics, equal...
Dates: 1936-1968

Samuel W. Williams papers

 Collection — Box: 1-33
Identifier: 0000-0000-0000-0061
Scope and content The Samuel W. Williams papers contain vital documents and information on one of Atlanta's most prominent clergymen of the 1960's. Among the material contained in this collection are Williams' sermons he delivered while pastor of Friendship Baptist Church, and other materials that document the church's history, such as budgets, correspondence, pamphlets, and bulletins. Approximately one-third of the materials in this collection centers around Williams' academic career both as a...
Dates: 1932-1974

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King, Coretta Scott, 1927-2006 2
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Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip), 1889-1979 2
Southern Christian Leadership Conference 2
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Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.) 2
United States. Congress. House 2
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Adult Education Council of Greater Chicago 1
American Committee on Africa 1
Arrington, Marvin S. 1
Atlanta Community Relations Commission 1
Bond, Julian, 1940-2015 1
Brazeal, Aurelia Erskine (Rea) 1
Brazeal, Brailsford R. 1
Brazeal, Ernestine Erskine 1
Brazeal, Ernestine Walton 1
Carter, Jimmy, 1924- 1
Citizens’ Crusade Against Poverty 1
Clark College 1
Congress of Racial Equality 1
Elijah Muhammad, 1897-1975 1
Friendship Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Gammon Theological Seminary 1
Gloster, Hugh M. (Hugh Morris), 1911-2002 1
Harper & Row, Publishers 1
Interdenominational Theological Center (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America 1
Levison, Stanley D., 1912-1979 1
Lewis, John, 1940-2020 1
Lovett School 1
Lowery, Joseph E. 1
Morris Brown College 1
National Committee Against Discrimination in Housing 1
National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy (U.S.) 1
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America 1
National Urban League 1
Negotiation Now! (Organization) 1
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 1
Powell, Adam Clayton, Jr., 1908-1972 1
Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union 1
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962 1
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 1
Rutherford, William 1
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Smith, Lillian (Lillian Eugenia), 1897-1966 1
Southern Conference Educational Fund 1
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Taylor, Gardner C. 1
Union Theological Seminary in Virginia 1
United Federation of Teachers 1
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United Negro College Fund 1
United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. 1
United States Civil Service Commission 1
United States. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development 1
United States. National Advisory Commission on Civil Disorders 1
United States. Office of Economic Opportunity 1
United States. Office of the Vice President 1
Wachtel, Harry H., 1917-1997 1
Wheeler, John H (John Hervey) 1
Williams, Samuel W. 1
Wofford, Harris 1
X, Malcolm, 1925-1965 1
Young, Andrew, 1932- 1
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