Voices from the Southern Civil Rights Movement

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  • Organizations

    Organizations profiled include:

    Congress of Racial Equality (CORE)

    Council of Federated Organizations (COFO)

    Highlander Folk School

    Lowndes County Freedom Organization (LCFO)

    Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party (MFDP)

    National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)

    Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC)

    Southern Conference Education Fund (SCEF)

    Southwest Georgia Project

    Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committee (SNCC)

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    Marion S. Trikosko, photographer. Participants in the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, August 28, 1963.

    Courtesy of U.S. News & World Report Magazine Photograph Collection, Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress.


    Alan Gevinson

    AAPB Project Director, Library of Congress