Civil Rights Movement
Reports & Letters From the Field

This section contains memos and field reports to headquarters, letters written to family and friends, and letters for publication & circulation, by freedom workers in the field during 1951-1968. See also Reports, Minutes & Plans for organizational reports.

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Letter & Report Collections from Specific Projects:

Arkansas Project, SNCC. 1965
Mississippi Freedom Summer letters, SNCC/CORE/COFO. 1964
Meridian Mississippi CORE/COFO. 1964-1965
North Florida Citizen Education Project, CORE. 1964-1965
Selma Alabama , SNCC/SCLC. 1963-1965
SCOPE Project, SCLC. 1965
Southwest Georgia, 1963-1966

See also Mississippi & Louisiana Summer Projects documents (1964-1966)

 
1955 
Workshop Notes ~ Highlander Center, 7/55Rosa Parks, NAACP
 
1956 
Impressions of the Montgomery Bus Boycott, 3/56Fred Halstead
Letter to Thurgood Marshall re Attack on NACCP, 6/4/56  Mobile NAACP
Letter to Lyman Beecher Stowe (MS) 10/56Dr. T.R.M. Howard (RCNL)
 
1957 
Letter to Roy Wilkins re Little Rock Nine, 12/17/57Daisy Bates, NAACP
 
1958 
 
1959 
Report on the Youth March for Integrated Schools, (DC) 6/25/59Bayard Rustin, In Friendship.
Memo to SCLC Leadership, 7/59Ella Baker, SCLC
 
1960 
The Hampton Sit-Ins and Southern Society (VA)Everette & Jackson
Montgomery Students Sit In Story (AL), 2/60Unsigned
The Marshall Sit-Ins, April (TX), 6/60Biship College students
 
1961 
Letter re Freedom Riders in Montgomery, 7/61Virginia Durr
The Plantation and the Oasis (MS), Fall 61Joan Traumpauer (re Tougaloo)
Albany Freedom Ride Letters and Chronology (GA)  Joan Browning
Report on sit in, Crisfield MD, (probably Dec 1961)Unsigned student activists
 
1962 
Report from Hollis Watkins and Curtis Hayes   (MS), 1/62Watkins & Hayes (SNCC)
Field Reports: Cambridge MD.
       January 15, January 20, and January 25
Reginald Robinson & William Hanson, SNCC & CIG
Field Reports: Dawson GA.
       January 28 and February 8
Charles Sherrod, SNCC
Recent Progress of the Jackson Nonviolent Movement, 2/62Paul Brooks, SNCC
SNCC voter registration campaign (Albany GA)Author unknown
Letter to Web Owens (McComb, MS), 5/62Ella Baker, SNCC
Report re Freedom Rides, (Shreveport, LA) 5/25/62Dave Dennis, CORE
Letter to Jim, (Gadsden AL) 11/6/62Frank Holloway, SNCC
Letter From Albany GA, 11/62Faith Holsaert, SNCC
Report on First Mass Meeting in Sumter County (GA), 11/62Faith Holsaert, SNCC
Economy of Ruleville, Mississippi (re Food Blockade),11/62Cobb & McLaurin, SNCC
Letter to Jim, Sunflower County, MS, 12/18/62 Charles McLaurin, SNCC
Letter to Martha Prescod re Hunger in MS, 12/62Bob Moses, SNCC/COFO
Weekly Report (Southwest GA), 12/62John O'Neal, SNCC
Letter to Wiley Branton of VEP About Albany GA, 12/8/62   Penny Patch, SNCC
Report on Work in Marshall County (MS), 12/8/62Frank Smith, SNCC
 
1963 
Report on SNCC office, Undated (probably 1963)Faith Holsaert, SNCC
Letter to Jim [Forman?], from Greenwood MS. 1/63Sam Block, SNCC
Letter to Amzie Moore re voting rights retaliation (NAACP) (MS) 1/13/63Maurice McCrackin, OFC
Lee County Movement, A Bid For Freedom, 1/14/63   Charles Wingfield
Dear Mr. Moore (re: Clothing) (Mississippi) 1/19/1963Jerry and BJ Cunningham NAACP
Report on Mississippi Project for 1962, 1/21/63Bob Moses, SNCC
Letter to Northern Supporters (MS), 1/23/63Bob Moses, SNCC
SNCC Field Reports (From SNCC 50th Anniversary Conference) 
Letter to Operation Freedom re Suphronia Conway (MS) 1/31/63Amzie Moore, NAACP
Notes on the Delta Area of Mississippi 2/63Jack McArt, OFC
Reply to Suphronia Conway letter (MS) 2/2/63Maurice N[illegible], OFC
Dear Mr. Moore (re: Conway) (Mississippi) 2/2/1963Maurice McCrackin OFC
Letter to Amzie Moore re emergency food donations (MS) 2/8/63David Dennis, CORE/COFO
Dear Mr. Moore (Re: food shipment) (MS) 2/8/1963David Dennis, CORE
Letter Amzie Moore & Jim Bevel re funding for project. (MS) 2/19/1963Peter Stoner, Tougaloo
To Amzie Moore re woman forced from home. (MS) 2/15/63Bobby Talbert
Appeal letter to Amzie Moore (MS) 2/15/63Unsigned from Greenwood MS
My Participation in the Sit-ins (NC)  Hulda Taylor
Dear Judy: (Letter from Greenwood, MS)Bob {Illegible}, SNCC
Selected Sections Field Report (MS), 3/63David Dennis, CORE
Letter to Amzie Moore re financial matters (MS) 3/12/63Jim Dombrowski, SCEF.
Letter to Amzie Moore re interview tapes (MS) 3/25/63Harvey Richards, filmaker
Letter to Amzie Moore re re voting rights retaliation (MS) 3/28/63Maurice McCrackin, OFC
Letter to OFC re funds (MS) 4/1/63Amzie Moore, NAACP
Letter to Amzie Moore re: expenses & etc. (MS) 4/3/63James Gilliam, Prince Hall Masons
Letter to Amzie Moore NAACP re voting rights retaliation (MS) 4/11/63Maurice McCrackin, OFC
Note to unidentified SNCC member (re The Mailman's March?)Willie (Wazir) Peacock, SNCC
Danville, VA (Police violence)Louis Nasper
Gadsden, AL (The Gadsden Movement)Eric Rainey
Journal (Southwest Georgia), Summer 63  Dennis Roberts
Letter to Amzie Moore re voting rights retaliation, 5/5/63Maurice McCrackin, OFC
Letter to Attorney General re Jackson MS June 14 1963Theodore Brown, ANLCA
Daily reports from SNCC workers in Greenwood MS, 1963Bobby Talbert & other SNCC
Letter to Amzie Moore re voting rights retaliation (MS) 6/19/63Jerry Cunningham, Napa CA
Letter to Amzie Moore re voting rights retaliation (MS) 6/20/63Florence Randall, Indiana
Letter to Amzie Moore re voting rights retaliation, 5/22/63Maurice McCrackin, OFC
Dear Amzie (re: Money Orders) (Mississippi) 6/19/1963Maurice McCrackin OFC
Letter to Amzie Moore, re Pine Bluff Movement (AR) 6/26/63Robert Whitfield, SNCC
Letter to Amzie Moore re Movement (MS) 5/29/63Carl Braden, SCEF
Daily reports (possibly from Greenwood MS) 3/30-6/18/63Bobby Talbert (SNCC) and others
Letter to U.S. Commission on Civil Rights re MS, July 1963Bob Moses, SNCC/COFO
Letter to Jack O'Dell re his forced resignation, July 3 1963Martin Luther King, SCLC
Letter to Amzie Moore, re support work. 7/16/63Marion Palfi, SNCC
Letter From Albany, GA, 8/10/63Miriam Cohen, SNCC
Correspondence related to Don Harris
arrest on capital charges
(Americus GA) 1963
Julian Bond (SNCC) & others
To Bob Mants & Dave Bell from Americus Jail (GA) 8/63Ralph Allen, SNCC
Field report (MS) 09/15/63Sam Shirah, SNCC
Letter to Art Waskow re Tougaloo work study program. (MS) 9/20/63Oscar Chase
Field report (SC) 09/26/63Sam Shirah, SNCC
Letter to Northern Supporters (MS), 9/30/63Mrs. Hamer, SNCC
Jackson Mississippi (Police harassment), Fall 63  Ivanhoe Donaldson, SNCC
Letter to Amzie Moore, re trip to Madison WI9/04/63Nannette Sachs, CORE
Letter to SNCC About Direct Action, Fall 63Courtland Cox, SNCC
Correspondence with Art Waskow (IPS) May-Sept 63Casey Hayden, SNCC
Letter to Amzie Moore, re Freedom Now Party (MS) 9/20/63Conrad Lynn, NAACP
Letter to the Kennedys re lack of justice (MS) 9/20/63Sam Block, SNCC
Field report (MS) 09/15/63 Sam Shirah, SNCC
Field report (SC) 09/26/63 Sam Shirah, SNCC
Myles Horton to Bob Moses, 10/18/63Myles Horton, Highlander Folk School
Field report from South Carolina , 10/1/63Sam Shirah, SNCC
Field report from South Carolina, 10/4/63 Sam Shirah, SNCC
Field Reportfrom South Carolina, 10/9/63Sam Shirah, SNCC
Letter to Dombrowski re business permit (MS) 10/20/63Amzie Moore, NAACP
Letter to Harvey Richards (MS) 10/20/63Amzie Moore, NAACP
Field Report from Ohio, 10/30/63Sam Shirah, SNCC
The Freedom Ballot for Governor (MS), 10/23/63Joan Bowman COFO
Integration in the Deep South: Death Goes On, Fall 63Miriam Glickman, SNCC
Memo to ExComm re Mississippi ProjectBob Moses, SNCC
Letter to national CORE re Mississippi situation & plans, 11/18/63Dave Dennis, CORE
Letter to Operation Freedom (MS) 11/13/63Amzie Moore, NAACP
Letter to Robert Owens re FHA loan (MS) 11/14/63Amzie Moore, NAACP
Letter to Carl & Anne Braden re FHA loan (MS) 11/14/63Amzie Moore, NAACP
Letter to Mr. Ray re FHA loan (MS) 11/14/63Amzie Moore, NAACP
Letter to Norman Kurland re FHA loan (KY) 11/18/63Anne Braden, NAACP
Letter to Amzie Moore re FHA loan (KY) 11/18/63Anne Braden, SCEF
Letter to Mr. Ray re FHA loan (MS) 11/21/63Amzie Moore, NAACP
Field Report from Kentucky & Florida, 11/22/63Sam Shirah, SNCC
Letter to Amzie Moore re FHA loan (KY) 12/09/63Anne & Carl Braden, SCEF
Letter to Slater King, (GA) 12/17/63Robert F. Williams, NAACP
Letter From an Americus Jail, About Organizing (GA)Randy Battle, SNCC
Southwest Georgia Project Report/Proposals, 12/27/63  Charles Sherrod, SNCC
Evaluation of SNCC in Americus (GA) 12/63Don Harris, SNCC
 
1964 
Letter to Greg Kaslo (LA) 64?Richard Haley, CORE
Letter to Lois Chafee, COFO, re pay (MS) 1964Idessa Johnson, Clarksdale MS
Hattiesburg report (MS) 1964Tom Foner, COFO
Letter to Greg Kaslo (LA) 1964Richard Haley, CORE
Report on the Gainsville Movement (FL) Undated (probably 1964)Sam Shirah, SNCC
Semi-annual Project Report, Clarke County (MS) 3/16/64Greg Kaslo, COFO
Freedom Ring Encircles Ticket Booth (New Orleans)  Doris Castle, CORE
Letter re Jackson MS church segregation & civil liberties, 1/64Rev. Lee Ball, MFSA
Report about Tallahatchi County, 1/15/64Charlie Cobb, SNCC
Letter to Bradens re emergency food distribution, 1/16/64Mendy Samstein, SNCC
Field report, re Louisiana voter registration. 1/19/64Ronnie Moore, CORE
Letter to James McCain regarding Gainesville, FL CORE 1/21/64Judy Benninger, CORE
Report on Arrest in Canton (MS) 1/24/64 David Dennis, CORE
Letter to Anne Braden (MS), 1/23/64Rita Schwerner, COFO
Report From the Jackson Movement, (MS), 1/27/64Joan (Trumpauer?), NAACP
Letter to Bradens re emergency food situation, 1/29/64Mendy Samstein, SNCC
Field Report from Mississippi 1/29/64Sam Shirah, SNCC
Letter to President Lyndon Johnson (COFO) 1/30/64Davis Dennis, COFO
Organization of Students From Georgia Tech, Agnes Scott College, and Emory University (GA) 1/31/64Rick Stevens, SNCC
Report From Sunflower County (MS), 2/64Charles McLaurin, SNCC
Letter to Howard Zinn re SNCC advisory council 2/3/64Arthur Waskow, PRI
Letter to Amzie Moore re voting rights retaliation money, (MS) 2/2/64Annell Ponder, SCLC
Letter to Amzie Moore re voting rights retaliation (MS) 2/4/64Rev. Campbell, Memphis TN
Letter to Robert Kennedy, re violence in Canton (CORE) 2/04/64Edward Hollander, CORE
Letter to Robert Kennedy, re police brutality (CORE) 2/04/64George Raymond, CORE
Report on Defendants in Canton (MS) 2/04/64Edward Hollander, CORE
Report by Phone From Leflore County MS re Ruleville, 2/18/64Charlie Cobb, SNCC
Report From Sunflower County (MS), 2/19/64Charles McLaurin, SNCC
Letter to Amzie Moore re voting rights retaliation (MS) 2/19/64Rev. Houston, Jonesboro LA
Letter re employment discrimination by Olin Mathieson (LA). 3/2/64CORE Lousiana Task Force
Report From the Jackson Movement, (MS). 3/11/64Joan (Trumpauer?), NAACP
Report on Canton Freedom Day , (MS) 3/02/64Edward Hollander, CORE
Weekly Report on Canton (MS) 3/09/64Edward Hollander, CORE
Letter to Amzie Moore re food & clothing) (MS) 3/10/64Milton McGaskey
Canton Weekly Report (MS) 3/15/64Unsigned CORE staff
Semi-annual Clarke County COFO Project Report (MS) 3/16/64Greg Kaslo
Field Report re Ennis CORE (TX) 3/17/64Tom Valetine, CORE
Letter to Amzie Moore re food donations (KS) 3/21/64Kenneth Redfearn, NAACP
Canton Weekly Report (MS) 3/22/64Unsigned CORE staff
S.W. Georgia Field Report 3/27/64Don Harris, SNCC
Letter to Amzie Moore re donations (TX) 03/31/64C.V. Adair, CCSC
Letter to Amzie Moore re charity donations (MS) 4/1/64Alvin Pouncey
Report on the March on Tallahassee, (FL), 4/1/64Patricia Due, CORE
Dear Brother and Sister SNCCers, (MS) 4/1/64R. Hunter Morey, SNCC
Letter re Big Bend Voter Education Campaign (FL) 4/2/64Patricia Due, CORE
Letter to Amzie Moore re programs for the Summer (IL) 4/5/64Robert Lamont, NCC
Letter to Gordon Carey re operations and problems, (LA) 4/6/64Richard Haley, CORE
Letter to Amzie Moore re food and cloting donations (MS) 4/13/64Jeffry Glatstein
Letter to Amzie Moore re shipment of clothing MS) 4/16/64Reva Bernstein
Dear Fellow CORE Members (to New Orleans CORE). 4/16/64Richard Haley, CORE
Report From the Jackson Movement, (MS). 4/19/64Joan (Trumpauer?), NAACP
Letter to Art Waskow re: Freedom Singer concert (DC) 4/22/64Mike Thelwell, SNCC
Report to James McCain regarding Dunnellen CORE (FL) 4/23/64Judy Benninger, CORE
Report: Wildcat strike by hotel maids in New Orleans, 4/28/64Many strikers, CORE
Letter to Amzie Moore re wired money (MS) 4/29/64Maurice McCrackin
CORE's North Florida Citizenship Education Project (NFCEP). Many authors & dates
Letter to John Lewis (SNCC). 5/7/64Unsigned, re ExCom Mtg
Letter to Amzie Moore re shipment of clothing (MS) 05/06/64Rava Bernstein, NAACP
Letter to Ronnie Moore, re Louisiana summer project, 5/11/64Marcia (no lastname), CORE
Letter to CORE leader James McCain re Louisiana voter registration, 5/13/64Unsigned, CORE
An impromptu report on Canton, MS, 5/13/64Ed Hollander, CORE
Letter to Ronnie Moore, re parishes for Louisiana summer project, 5/14/64Michael (Lesser?), CORE
Report to SCEF and SNCC re WSOP/SSOC, 5/16/64Sam Shirah, SNCC
Letter re Gainsville CORE, 5/29/64 (FL)Judy Benninger, CORE
Letter From Jim Boebel (MS) 5/31/64   Jim Boebel, COFO
Why I Am Going to Mississippi, 6/9/64Chude Allen, SNCC
Report From Hattiesburg (MS) 6/12/64Bob Beech, Ministers' Project
Letter to Amzie Moore re Rev. Reed's needs (MS) 05/14/64Maurice McCrackin
Letter to Amzie Moore re food donation (MS) 05/18/64Annel Ponder, COFO, SCLC
Letter to Amzie Moore re clothing donation (MS) 05/24/64Pearl Lang
Letter to SNCC staff re who is reponsible? (MS) 6/64 Tina Harris, SNCC
Letter to C.O. Chinn re C.O court case (MS) 6/15/64 Richard Haley, CORE
Letter to L.H. Rosenthal re C.O. Chinn court case (MS) 6/15/64 Richard Haley, CORE
Letter to Carsie Hall re Oretha Williams case (MS) 6/15/64 Richard Haley, CORE
All-Day CORE Conference, Dunnellon Florida, 6/22/64Judy Benninger, CORE
Field Report, West Feliciana Parish Louisiana, 6/24/64Mimi Feingold, CORE
Report from Pointe Coupee Parish (LA)Ewan, Cortez & Burger, CORE
Report From St. Fransville Hardwood Plantation, undated (LA)Unsigned, CORE
Thoughts on the disappearance of Chaney, Schwerner, and Goodman (MS)Anne Braden, SCEF
Letter to Annell Ponder (MS) 7/64Mary Tucker, COFO
A Special Report on the Jonesboro, Louisiana 7/64Daniel Mitchell, CORE
Letter to J. Forman re community centers (PA) 7/05/64 Ted Levine, SNCC
Letter to Lois re shipment of books (COFO) 7/06/64Beryl Banfield, Minnie Kennedy, COFO
Letter to Annell Ponder re Greenville community center (MS) 7/9/64 Vicki Halpes, COFO
Report — Terror in Shaw MS, 7/13/64Wally Roberts, SNCC
Notes on parents meeting with James Forman, Steve Schwerner, 7/20/64
(See Lynching of Chaney, Schwerner, & Goodman for background.)
Unsigned. COFO? SNCC?
Letter to Richard re Task Force (MS) 7/20/64 Rudy Lombard, CORE
Letter to Steve Blum re community center at Biloxi (MS) 7/21/64 Annell Ponder, COFO
Report from Hattiesburg (MS) 7/24/64 Bob Beech, John Cameron, COFO
Memo re Second District MFDP Convention, MSStokely Carmichael, SNCC
Report From Amite County, (MS)Marshall Ganz, COFO
Report from Hattiesburg (MS) 8/3/64 Bob Beech, John Cameron, COFO
Weekly Report, CORE Florida Task Force, 8/5/64Judy Benninger, CORE
Report Desegregate Sand Springs Schools (OK),8/18/64James Russell, CORE
Request to CORE for assistance, 8/19/64Daytona, FL
Report on the Summer Project (MS) 8/8/64 Alvin Pam
Report from Hattiesburg (MS) 8/11/64 Bob Beech, John Cameron, COFO
Madison County Freedom School Reports (MS) 8/25/64Jo Ann Ooiman, CORE
Report: Observations Regarding Cleveland Mississippi,9/2/64Hall & Gregg, COFO?
Field report, re Daytona Beach FL, 9/23/64Ronnie Moore, CORE
Letter to Richard Haley re weekly reports (MS) 09/10/64 George Raymond, COFO
Canton COFO, Two Week's Report (MS) 09/10/64 Unsigned, COFO.
Letter to Mr. McCrakin imprisioned husband (MS) 09/11/64 Nora Ellen Maze
Letter to Norma Becker and Sandra Adickes re school boycotts (MS) 09/12/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO
Letter to Lois Chaffee re school boycotts (MS) 09/15/64 Norma Becker, COFO
Letter to Mr. Haley re petition to Madison County School Board (MS) 09/16/64 Mary Ann Shupenko, COFO
Project report, Canton-Madison (MS) 09/16/64 Annie Devine, COFO
Letter to Joffre re negative for prints (MS) 9/22/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO
Letter to Lois Chaffee re recruiting teachers (MS) 9/24/64 Sandra Adickes, UFT
Letter to Lois Chaffee re need of support (MS) 9/24/64 Mary Sue, COFO
Letter to Lorne Cress re returning to Hattiesburg (MS) 9/24/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO
Brief Report on Guinea 9/24/64 Unsigned, SNCC
Letter to Beryl Banfield re Africa handbook (MS) 9/25/64 Paul Lauter, COFO
Letter to Lois Chaffee re purchase of supplies (MS) 9/25/64 Norman Fine, Goldsmith Bros
Letter to Staughton Lynd re Freedom School art (MS) 9/26/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO
Letter to Lois Chaffee re ideas on tutorials (MS) 9/29/64 Dan Schechter, NSM
Letter to Beryl Banfield re Africa handbook (MS) 9/30/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO
Letter to Sandra Adickes re recruiting teachers (MS) 9/30/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO
Letter to friends re leadership trainig re school desegregation (MS) 9/30/64 Constance Curry, AFSC, Marian Wright, NAACP
Gainsville (FL) CORE, Reorganization and Program, 10/1/64Judy Benninger, CORE
Report From Batesville Conference on Freedom Schools (MS) 10/2/64Jo Ann (Ooiman?), COFO
COFO Freedom House Bombing, Vicksburg, MS, 10/6/64William Melish, COFO
Individual Reports, (MS) 10/12/64Jo Ann Ooiman, CORE
Letter re problems in North Florida CORE project, 10/18/64Steve McVoy, CORE
Letter to Sue (incomplete) re centers and Freedom Schools (MS) 10/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO
Letter to Dan Schecter re education & organizing 10/2/64Lois Chafee, COFO
Letter to Wes Barthelmes, re art sales, (MS) 10/5/64Lois Chaffee, COFO
Letter to Ernest Smith, re Michigan State University support (MS), 10/5/64Lois Chaffee, COFO
Letter to Dr. Robert Green, Michigan State University (MS) 10/5/64Lois Chaffee, COFO
Letter to Maria Varela, re Michigan State University support (MS), 10/5/64Lois Chaffee, COFO
Letter to Lois Chaffee, re MS support work, 10/5/64J.E.H. Bolton, Chicago FOS
Memo to Vicksburg Community Ctr staff (MS) Fall '64?Annell Ponder, COFO/SCLC
Letter to Lois Chafee, fall 1964Grenville Whitman, SNCC
Letter to Lois Chaffee re student activism in Eugene (OR) 10/7/64Illegible, COFO
Letter to Lois Chaffee re Freedom Schools (MS) 10/3/64 Barbara Bloomfield, COFO
Letter to Rev. Lawrence McGowan re Freedom School materials (MS) 10/3/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO
Letter to Goldsmith Brothers re ordering supplies (MS) 10/4/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO
Letter to Rev. Mineo Katagiri re youth groups to sponsor MS projects 10/4/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO
Letter to Goldsmith Brothers re Freedom School materials, 10/4/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO
Letter to Joffre Clark re photos (MS) 10/4/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO
Letter to Beryl Banfiled and Minnie Kennedy re book donation (MS) 10/4/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO
Letter to Richard Haley re CORE contact, 10/12/64Sandra Watts, CORE
Letter to Sandra Watts re CORE contact, 10/15/64Richard Haley, CORE
Letter to Richard Haley re gas receipts (Canton MS) 10/15/64Mary Ann Shupenko, CORE
Letter to Richard Haley, (FL) 10/20/64Elton Cox, CORE
Mississippi Freedom Project — Crises in McComb (MS) 10/23/64Dave Harris, COFO volunteer
Clark County COFO Project Report, (MS) 10/25/64Greg Kaslo, CORE
Weekly Report, Meridian (MS) 10/25/64Richard Jewett, CORE
Memo on Organizing, 10/23/64Mike Miller, SNCC
Report From Madison & Rankin Counties, (MS)Mary Shupenko, CORE
Report From Moss Point-Pascagoula (MS), Unknown
Correspondence re Holly Springs project, (MS) 11/64Cleveland Sellers, SNCC
Report on Hattiesburg (MS)re community center program 11/64 Lily M. Douglas, COFO
Report on Hattiesburg (MS) re civil rights education 11/64 Phyllis Cunningham, COFO
Hattiesburg Report (MS) re civil rights work 11/64Barbara Schwartzbaum, COFO
First District Report (MS) 11/64Unsigned, COFO
Report on the situation in Gulfport (MS) 11/64Chuck McKeller, SNCC
Report from Nick Hampton (MS) 11/64Nick Hampton, SNCC
Report on Leake County (MS) 11/64Theodis Hewitt, COFO
Third District Report (MS) 11/64Jesse Harris, COFO
Information on Valley View (MS) 11/64Phil Sharp, COFO
Weekly Report, Meridian (MS) 11/1/64Richard Jewett, CORE
Report on Sunflower County (MS)John Harris, SNCC
Dear Hodeses, letter re Jackson. 11/19/64 (MS) Viki & Martin Nicolaus, SNCC/COFO
Weekly Report, Madison County MS 11/15/64Richard Jewett, CORE/COFO
Letter to Sandra Adickes (MS) 12/11/64Lois Chaffee, COFO
Weekly Report from Moss Point-Pascagoula (MS) 11/21/64Mary Ellickson, Rufus Mosley, COFO
Incident report, Quincy Florida, 11/23/64David McVoy, CORE
Progress Report for Havana Florida, 11/27/64Arlene Bock, David Dukes, CORE
CORE Field Reports From Florida, Stuart Wechsler, CORE
Letter to Amzie Moore re business application (MS) 12/03/64Lois Chaffee, COFO
Letter to Amzie Moore re quilting group (MS) 12/08/64Beth Johnson, NAACP
Letter to re Xmas gift (MS) 12/12/64Lois Chaffee, COFO
Progress Report for Havana Florida, 12/14/64Arlene Bock, David Dukes, CORE
Letter to ILGWU, 12/18/64Stuart Wechsler, CORE
Letter to Richard Haley re Madison Co. Cooperative (MS) 12/19/64George Raymond Jr., CORE
Dear Friends, letter from Hattiesburg (MS). 12/28/64COFO
Barbara Schwartzbaum Letter (MS).Schwartzbaum
Report From Jonesboro (LA)Fredrick Brooks, CORE
Dear Alicia, undated from Sunflower Co. MSLinda Kaplow, COFO
Letter to Annell Ponder re Canton MS matters undated Tom Manoff
Clarke County Project Report, (MS) 12/64Warner Buxton, COFO
 
1965 
Letter to Jessie (Morris?) re financial reimbursal, (MS) '64 or '65Courtland Cox, SNCC
Canton MS Report 1/65George Raymond, CORE
Letter re gathering freedom songs 1/65Guy & Candie Carawan, Highlander
Report From Marshal County (MS) 1/2/65Larry Rubin, SNCC
Letter to George Raymond re co-op procedures (LA) 1/02/65Richard Haley, CORE
Letter to Lois Chafee, COFO re support work (MS) 1/6/65Mrs Orville Crup
Letter to Frank Cieciorka re reading materials (SNCC, COFO) 1/06/65Margaret Bushnell
Weekly Report, Clark County MS. 1/15/65Greg Kaslo, CORE
Letter to Richard Jewett (MS) 1/15/65Marvin Rich, CORE
Letter to NCC re priest from Portland (MS) 1/19/65Mary Sue Gellatly, COFO
Letter to Richard Haley re New Orleans meeting 1/25/65JoAnn Ooiman, CORE
Letter re police repression in Starkeville MS, 1/26/65Bernard Carver & Ron Carver
Mississippi Field Report, 1/19/65Richard Jewett, MFDP
Canton Project Report (MS) 2/65Sandra Watts, CORE
Letter to Lois Chaffee, re Freedom School curriculum (MS) 2/1/65 Jacob Cohen, Free & Equal
Neshoba Project Report (MS) 2/1/65 Alan Schiffmann, CORE/COFO
Canton Project Report (MS) 2/7/65 Unsigned, CORE
Letter to C.O. Chinn (MS) 2/10/65 Richard Haley, CORE
Telegram to Lois Chaffee re study visit (NY) 2/15/65 Frederick Johnson
Letter to Frederick Johnson re study visit (MS) 2/16/65 Lois Chaffee, COFO
CORE Field Reports From FloridaStuart Wechsler, CORE
The School Boycott, Moultrie, GA, 2/65Herman Kitchen
New Orleans Community Organizers — ReportMatt Suarez
Report From Marks MS, 2/3/65 ("1964" probably a mistype)COFO
Letter to Hodes, re du Bois Freedom Library
Jackson MS. 2/3/65
"V" and "M" (assumed to be Vicki and Martin Nicolaus), COFO
Report: CORE Canton Project, (MS) 2/7/65Unsigned, CORE
Dear Hodeses (MS), 2/15/65"V" (Vicki Ortiz Nicolaus), COFO
Letter to George Smith, 2/15/65Richard Haley, CORE
Mississippi Letter, (26-pgs), 2/15/65Stephen Bingham, MFDP
The Stench of Freedom (Selma) 2/20/65Ralph Featherstone, SNCC
Why I Stopped Being on SNCC Staff (MS). 2/25/65Miriam Glickman
Sunflower County — Activity Report, (MS)Unknown, COFO
Letter to Richard Haley, re building (MS), 2/16/65C.O. Chin, CORE
Letter to George Raymond, re Canton Project report (MS), 2/22/65"Richard Haley, CORE"
Letter to James Farmer, re payroll (MS), 2/23/65Marcellus Byrd, CORE
Letter to Frederick Compton, re food and clothing (MS), 2/24/65"Lois Chaffee, COFO"
Hattiesburg COFO - Very Active (MS). 2/24/65  COFO
Perry County Alabama Report (AL), 2/65SNCC
Progress report, Jefferson & Madison County FL, 2/28/65David Dukes, CORE
Letter re residential freedom school in Cordele GA 3/7/65Roy Shields, SNCC
Report on Demonstration at Capitol Club, Little Rock, AR 3/11/65Arlene Wigoren, SNCC
SNCC Field Report -- Helena Project (AR) 3/15/65Arlene Wigoren, SNCC
CORE field report, Tallahassee, FL. 3/15/65Le Faucette, CORE
Letter & Report to Rev. Gayraud Wilmore (MS) 3/15/65Rev. Harry Bowie, DM
Memo to Atlanta SNCC re Selma, 3/16/65. (AL)Howard Zinn
Bienville Parish Report, 3/19/65Ronnie Moore, CORE
Letter to COFO re helping with Freedom Centers (MD) 3/22/65Susan Morgan, Unitarian Church
Dear Lynn & co (Selma AL) 5/23/65Bruce Hartford, SCLC
Letter to President Johnson from a worried mother, (AL) 3/27/65
Letter to LBJ from a worried mother (re AL 1965) and
Reply by John Doar
Claire Hartford, parent
Alabama Project, 3/65Randy Glenn, SNCC.
Letter From Batesville (MS) 3/19/65
(WATS reports & Selma)
Patch, Williams, DeLott, Grant & Brown, SNCC
Help Urgently Needed in Alabama, 3/24/65Dombrowski & Braden, SCEF
Last Day of the Selma-Montgomery March (AL), 3/29/65Rev. Dr. Janet Wolfe
Letter re CORE and Selma & March to Montgomery (AL), 4/2/65Randy Glenn, CORE
Letter re Selma & Montgomery protests, 4/2/65Unsigned. SCEF?
Scouting Report of Natchitoches Parish (LA). 4/65Judith Rollins, CORE
Field Report, Jefferson & Madison Counties (FL) 4/15/65David Dukes, CORE
Report on Arrest of Charles Williams (Bogalusa LA). 4/16/65Will Ussery, CORE
Four letters from Selma, AL (April-May)Bruce Hartford, SCLC
Letter to Eric Weinberger re OEO in Meridian, 4/5/65Richard Haley, CORE
Letter to Lois re SCOPE project (GA) 4/14/65Annell Ponder, SCLC
Letter to COFO re Freedom libraries (NY) 4/27/65Miriam Braverman
Letter to anyone with photographs (PA) 5/1/65Virginia Steele, COFO
Letter re Meridian Project status, 5/15/65Catherine Crowell, CORE.
Field Report (FL) 4/30/65Spiver Gordon, CORE
Letter From Holly Springs & Benton Co. (MS) Spring 65Aviva Futorian, COFO
Letter From Holly Springs (MS) 5/5/65Hardy Frye, SNCC
Letter to Ronnie Moore re Deacons for Defense & Justice (LA) 5/11/65Earnest Thomas, Deacons
Letter From Holly Springs (MS) 5/14/65Unsigned
A Reflective Look (Julian Bond's Campaign) (GA) 5/7/65  Charlie Cobb, SNCC
Scouting Report — St. Tammany Parish (LA), 5/65?Mimi Feingold, CORE
Report to Richard Haley 5/65 (MS)Sandra Watts, CORE
Field Report — Washington Parish (Bogalusa LA). 6/65Unknown
Newton County Report, June 1965 (MS)George Smith Jr. CORE
Report for Madison County, 6/2/65 (MS)Bill Forsyth, CORE
Two Letters to Bob Moses (MS) June 1964Joseph Rauh
Letter From Jackson Jail (MS)Nancy Turitz, SNCC
Four Letters From MississippiEugene & Nancy Turitz, SNCC
Letter From MS Governor JohnsonTo CA Gov. Brown
Stokely's Speech ClassJane Stembridge, SNCC
Position Paper: Funds-Sources & Staff Salaries  Joanne Gavin, SNCC
Reports From Crawfordville GA, May-Oct.Clarke, Luther, Barber & Swan, SCLC
Meridian Project Report, 6/15/65Named CORE Staff
Report From Valley View Office (MS)Andrew Green, CORE
Statement re carrying shotgun (LA)Harvey Malray, Deacons
Jackson City Jail (MS)Jim Kates, COFO
Dear Friends (MS)Harriet, CDGM
Claiborne Parish, LA (Homer), CORE incident report, 7/12/65, 
Letter re CORE Summer Project (LA)Meldon Acheson, CORE
Letter to Mayor of Baton Rouge LA re segregation 7/28/65Murphy Dell, NAACP
Gulfport, MS. Report & Analysis  Sam Walker, COFO
Letter re residential freedom school in Chcago (AR) 7/1/65Silas Norman, SNCC
Report From Claiborne Parish (Homer, LA)Unknown
Letter From Natchez, MSJim
Letter to DoJ re Denial of Voting Rights (AL)James Kolb
Westpoint Mississippi, (re violence) 8/20/65Unsigned
Telephone Report (Natchez, MS) 9/27/65Stoney Cooks, SCLC
Letter to Bruce Hartford, SCLC (AL)Havard Richburg, CCVL
SNCC Field Reports, 10/65.SNCC Staff
Letter to Beverly Lee re offices of Crown Zellbach (LA) 9/30/65 Maxine Skurka, CORE
Report on the Beginnings of the Africa Project 10/65Dona Richards, SNCC
Dear West Family (of Selma AL), 10/3/65Bruce Hartford, SCLC
Report to SCLC on work in Barbour County (AL) 10/5/65Rev. Larry Butler, SCLC
Letter to Maxine Skurka re offices of Crown Zellbach (LA) 10/5/65 Dodie Smith, CORE
Report from Africa on Organization of African Unity (OAU) 10/10/65Dona Richards, SNCC
Letter to Cynthia Washington re SNCC 10/65Mike Miller, SNCC
Letter to Judy Richardson re freedom primer (MS) 10/12/65Lynne Hollander, CORE
Letter to Lynne Hollander re freedom primer (GA) 10/19/65Judy Richardson, SNCC
Dear Sir re employment to Negros (LA) 10/25/65Madison Parish Voters League
Dear Anya (re civil rights work in Alabama), fall 1965Bruce Hartford, SCLC
Letter From Lowndes County (AL)Stokely Carmichael, SNCC
Letter to Sullivan Associates re Programmed Reading (MS) 11/06/65Lynne Hollander, CORE
Southwest Georgia SNCC Field Reports 11/22/65SNCC Georgia field staff
Letter to the Mayor of Tallulah re fire station(LA) 11/11/65The citizens of Tallulah, CORE
Notes on Rural OrganizingCharles McLaurin, SNCC
To Whom This May Concern (MS)Willie Griggs
Report on Lowndes County tent city. (AL)Fay Bellamy
Report on Alabama MCHR ProjectUnknown, MCHR
 
1966 
Dear Mary (to Mary King re SNCC) 1/9/66Charlie Cobb, SNCC
Letter about Hale County & May elections (AL) 4/66Bruce Hartford, SCLC
Three Field Reports from Hale CountyBruce Hartford, SCLC
Report on Marengo County (AL)Rev. Samuel Wells, SCLC
An Organizer's Notebook, (AR) 6/9/66Unsigned, SNCC
Letter to National Council of Churches re sound system (MS) 7/13/66Hosea Williams, SCLC
Letter about the Meredith Mississippi March, July 1966Bruce Hartford, SCLC
Weekly Report, Grenada MS. 8/10/66Bruce Hartford, SCLC
Daily Individual Report, Grenada MS. 8/12/66Bruce Hartford, SCLC
Memo to SNCC Central Committee (MS) 8/20/66Sid Walker, SNCC
Weekly Report, Grenada MS. 9/1/66.Bruce Hartford, SCLC
Letter about the Grenada MS movement, 9/66Bruce Hartford, SCLC
Letter Describing Medgar Evers (MS)  John Salter, NAACP
Report on a Meeting of Community Organizers in MS.Lorenzi & Shimkin, FIS
Lowndes County Election FraudGwen Patton, SNCC
School Integration Report, Grenada, MS. 9/16/66Bruce Hartford, SCLC
Arrest Report, Grenada MS. 10/27/66, 1966Bruce Hartford, SCLC
ASCS Organizing Report #1, undated (fall 1966)Bruce Hartford, SCLC
ASCS Report #2, undated (fall 1966)Bruce Hartford, SCLC
Report on Poor Peoples Committee (Grenada MS) 12/6/66 Bruce Hartford, SCLC
North & South Report (re Grenada MS), December 1966Bruce Hartford, SCLC
A Little Old Report (re Stokeley & SNCC) Late 1966?Fay Bellamy, SNCC
 
1967 
Dear Amzie (re: Money Orders), January 9, 1967Illegible OFC
Report on Poor Peoples Committee 1/14/67 (Grenada MS)Bruce Hartford, SCLC
Dear Staff (To SNCC)  Fay
Letter to US on his Trip to Vietnam, 3/16/65Charlie Cobb, SNCC
Letter to US on his Trip to Vietnam, 3/19/65Charlie Cobb, SNCC
Dear Mom and Dad (1967)John Obee
Letter on Role of WomenFay Bellamy, SNCC
Report to SNCC Staff on Trip to CubaGeorge Ware, SNCC
 
1968 
Report to the SCEF Board From the Deep South ProjectDorothy Zellner, SCEF
Report from Grenada MS. 7/26-8/2/68Charles Jefferson, SCLC
Report from Grenada MS. 9/9-9/14/68Charles Jefferson, SCLC
Report from Grenada MS. 9/16-9/22/68Charles Jefferson, SCLC
Weekly Report, Grenada MS. 10/29/68 Charles Jefferson, SCLC
Letter to Hosea Williams from Grenada MS, 11/6/68Charles Jefferson, SCLC
Weekly Report, Grenada MS. 11/18/68Charles Jefferson, SCLC
Weekly Report, Grenada MS. 12/9/68Charles Jefferson, SCLC

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