Veterans Roll Call
History & Timeline
Letters From the Field
New on the CRMVets Website for April, 2012
According to Google, 46,612 people visited the website during April. On
school days, the numbers range from 900 to 2100 per day.
Please continue to send us documents, letters, reports, stories, and
other Southern Freedom Movement materials from the period 1951-1968.
— Bruce Hartford, Webspinner.
New postings on the Civil Rights Movement Veterans website since our
Willie Boynton - SNCC, 1962-64, Georgia (Americus).
Will LeRoy Grimes - SNCC, SCLC, 1963-67, Georgia
Emmarene Kaigler, SNCC, Americus GA (Leesburg Stockade)
Joni Rabinowitz - SNCC, 1963, Georgia
Helmut Reinicke - SNCC, 1964, Mississippi
New Tributes & Memories added to In
William "Meatball" Douthard (CORE)
Joe & Nancy Ellin (Freedom Summer)
Pauline Knight Ofosu (Freedom Rider)
Corene Watkins ("Avon Lady" of Albany GA)
The Labor Class at Tougaloo, Fall, 1962, Hunter Bear
Summer Community Organization Political Education Project (SCOPE)
Report re Freedom Rides, May 25, 1962 (Shreveport, LA), Dave
Field Report, West Feliciana Parish Louisiana, Ronnie
Sigal & Mimi Feingold, CORE. 1964.
Mississippi Letter, re Freedom Summer,
Robert Hargreaves — Mississippi Freedom
Casey Hayden — Roots of Feminism in the
Redemptive Community (Remembrance of SNCC)
No new commentaries posted this month
No new discussions posted this month.
List of Document Repositories & Locations of Movement Veterans' Papers
(Best viewed with Internet Explorer)
1955: Minutes, Montgomery NAACP, Rosa Parks, Secretary
1955: Rosa Parks' Workshop Notes ~ Highlander Center (Summer 1955)
Proclamation Centennial, event flyer. NAACP, McComb, MS.
1963: Marshalls Manual for Bus, Train, and
Plane Captains, March on Washington,
1963: Mississippi Newsleter, COFO, November 25, 1963
1963 Memo to SNCC Executive Committee re Mississippi Project,
1964: Application for Field Worker in CORE Task Force
1964? Report from Pointe Coupee Parish, Peggy Ewan, Catherine
Cortex, Sharon Burger, CORE
1964: Mississippi Freedom Summer Map, showing counties and types of
1964: COFO Program (Winter 1964 - Spring 1965)
1964-65: Chronology on Jonesboro, Jackson Parish
1965: Tentative Program for New Orleans CORE,
1965: Field Report — Washington Parish, LA
1965: Bogalusa, Lousiana, Incident Summary, January 25 -
February 21, 1965
1965: Articles of Incorporation, Deacons of Defense & Justice,
1965: Bogalusa, Lousiana, Incident Summary, January 28 - July
1965: Summer Parish Scouting Report — St.
1965: CORE Summer Projects, 1965
1965: CORE Summer Project
Orientation — Educational Program Workshop
1965: It's Going to be an Expensive Summer..., CORE,
Bogalusa, LA fund-appeal letter.
1965: CORE Radio Rules & Codes (Louisiana)
1965: Report From Claiborne Parish (Homer), CORE
1967: Mississippi Newsletter, Freedom Information Service
March 31, 1967
June 23, 1967
August 4, 1967
August 11, 1967
August 18, 1967
August 25, 1967
September 1, 1967
October 20, 1967
New Additions to Poetry
The Poetry section is one of the most-visited parts of the
No new poems posted this month.
New Additions to Photo Album Pages:
Young People Lead the Way
The Sit-Ins — Off Campus and Into Movement
Before I'll Be a Slave...
As always comments, suggestions, corrections, and submissions from Freedom
Movement Veterans are welcome. Veterans of the Southern Freedom Movement who
are listed on the website's Roll Call are encouraged to contribute to the
website their stories, thoughts, documents, and memories & tributes of those
who have passed on by emailing them to firstname.lastname@example.org.