If you were a Movement veteran active with CORE, NAACP, SCLC, SNCC, SCEF, SSOC, Delta Ministry, Deacons for Defense, a local Movement organization, or some other group active in the Southern Freedom Movement, we ask you to contribute yourself. Please add your name, history, and testimony to the Civil Rights Movement Veterans Roll Call. And if the spirit moves, add a tribute for one who has moved on.
Veterans of the Southern Freedom Movement who have listed themselves on the Veterans Roll Call are encouraged to submit materials for posting on this site. Please email your stories, commentaries, poems, tributes, photographs, copies of original documents, and so on, to email@example.com.
We welcome submissions under the following conditions:
In plain English: You let us post and use your work, but you still own it and can do anything else you want with it.
In lawyer talk: By submitting materials to us, you grant us a non-exclusive, worldwide, perpetual license, without payment. And with the right to sublicense (to other Site users and people and entities who help to administer or maintain the Site), to view, post, copy, reproduce, modify, distribute, publicly display and otherwise use your submitted materials on our website. "Non-exclusive" means that you retain rights to the work you send us, and you can use that work elsewhere, however you wish.
In plain English: If you sign up on the Veterans Roll Call or send us something to post with your name on it, we can display on the website your name and the contact information you indicate
In layer talk: By adding your name to the Roll Call and otherwise submitting to us materials that identify you, you grant us the non-exclusive, worldwide, perpetual right, without payment but with the right to sublicense (to other Site users and people and entities who help to administer or maintain the Site), to use your name, nickname and other personal attributes, including your likeness and image (for photographs), autograph (for signed documents) and biographical information (for personal histories and testimonies), on our website.
Photos. Photos and images should be emailed to us as attachments in JPG format. Or you can send us good quality reproductions on paper via postal mail.
Documents. Documents in PDF format can be emailed to us as attachments. Send them to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Unfortunately, we cannot use documents that are in JPG format. If you scan the document please set the scanner for 200 dpi or higher if you know how to do that (if you don't know, don't worry about it).
If you have paper documents and are unable to get them scanned to PDF format, please photocopy them and send them by postal mail to:
2301 Harrison St. #205
San Francisco, CA 94110
About the Civil Rights Movement Veterans Website