Civil Rights Movement
Reports & Letters From the Field

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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 Areas & Projects:

Southwest Georgia, 1963-1966
Mississippi Freedom Summer letters & reports, SNCC/CORE/SCLC/COFO, 1964
See also: Mississippi, Louisiana, & Florida Summer Project Documents, 1964-1966

Alabama Elections of 1966, SNCC/SCLC. 1965-1966
Arkansas Project, SNCC. 1965
Hattiesburg MS Report & Evaluation Forms. Summer 1964
Meridian & Canton Mississippi, CORE/COFO. 1964-65
North Florida Citizen Education Project, CORE. 1964-65
SCOPE Project, SCLC. 1965
Selma Alabama & March to Montgomery, SNCC/SCLC. 1963-1965
Sunflower Co. & Ruleville Mississippi, SNCC/COFO/MFDP. 1962-65

 

1955
7/55 Rosa Parks, NAACP Workshop Notes ~ Highlander Center 

1956
3/56 Fred Halstead Impressions of the Montgomery Bus Boycott 
6/4/56 Mobile, NAACP Letter to Thurgood Marshall re Attack on NACCP 
10/56 T.R.M. Howard, RCNL Letter to Lyman Beecher Stowe MS 

1957
12/17/57 Daisy Bates, NAACP Letter to Roy Wilkins re Little Rock Nine 

1958

1959
6/25/59 Bayard Rustin Report on the Youth March for Integrated Schools, DC 
7/59 Ella Baker, SCLC Memo to SCLC Leadership 

1960
1960 Everette & Jackson The Hampton Sit-Ins and Southern Society VA 
1/1/60Amzie Moore, RCNLLetter to Jim Dombroski of SCEF, re debt and fight to save his service station.
1/17/60UnsignedLetter to James Gilliam, re payments for Amzie Moore project
1/27/60Jim Dombrowski, SCEFLetter to Amzie Moore of RCNL, re financing.
2/60 Unsigned Montgomery Students Sit In Story AL 
2/16/60Frederick Paul HueyLetter to Amzie Moore, RNCL, re incident with police in Ruleville MS
2/24/60Jim Dombrowski, SCEFLetter to Amzie Moore, RNCL, re project advisory committee
6/60 Bishop College students The Marshall Sit-Ins, April TX 

1961
7/61 Virginia Durr Letter re Freedom Riders in Montgomery 
Fall Joan Traumpauer The Plantation and the Oasis Tougaloo, MS 
1961 Joan Browning Albany Freedom Ride Letters and Chronology GA 
12/61 Student activists Report on sit in, Crisfield MD 

1962
1/62 Watkins & Hayes, SNCC Report from Hollis Watkins and Curtis Hayes   MS 
1/15/62 Robinson/Hansen, CIG Field Reports: Cambridge MD. 
1/20/62 Robinson/Hansen, CIG Field Reports: Cambridge MD. 
1/25/62 Robinson/Hansen, CIG Field Reports: Cambridge MD. 
2/62 Paul Brooks, SNCC Recent Progress of the Jackson Nonviolent Movement 
3/18/62 James Laue Letter from Harvard student to Diane and James Bevel re thesis interview, MS 
3/62 Tom Rose Letter to James Laue re information for a book on Negro students, MS 
5/62 Ella Baker, SNCC Letter to Web Owens McComb, MS 
5/2/62 Jean Young, SNCC Letter to Jim Bevel re Diane Bevel's arrest in Jackson and organizing a woman's protest 
5/25/62 Dave Dennis, CORE Report re Freedom Rides, Shreveport, LA 
6/6/62 Bobby Talbert, SNCC Note to Diane Bevel re protest arrest on post office steps (federal property), MS 
6/21/62 Benita Packer, SCLC Letter to James Bevel re undelivered books for citizenshp program. MS 
9/26/62 Colia Liddell, NAACP Letter to Bob Moses re political situation and voter registration assist in Laurel MS 
9/29/62 Unsigned, SNCC A Report Student Nonviolent Activities in Southern Illinois IL 
10/29/62 Unsigned, SNCC Letter to Charles McLaurin re police harrassment of James Jones and others trying to register to vote in Coahoma Co. MS 
11/6/62 Frank Holloway, SNCC Letter to Jim, Gadsden AL 
11/21/62 Charles Butts, MFP Letter re overdue payment on account, MS 
12/62 Bob Moses, SNCC/COFO Letter to Martha Prescod re Hunger in MS 
12/8/62 Frank Smith, SNCC Report on Work in Marshall County MS 

1963
1/63 Sam Block, SNCC Letter to Jim [Forman?], from Greenwood MS. 
1/1/63 Chris Bagdikian Letter to Bob Moses for college application, MS 
1/9/63 Anne Braden, SCEF Letter to Diane Nash Bevel re tribute to the Bevel family MS 
1/12/63 Bob Mants, SNCC Note to Howard Zinn re Zinn's education proposal, (handwritten) 
1/13/63 Maurice McCrackin, OFC Letter to Amzie Moore re voting rights retaliation, NAACP MS 
1/17/63 Diane Nash, SNCC Letter to Betsy re baby and financial support for her SNCC work, MS 
1/19/63 Cunninghams, NAACP Dear Mr. Moore (re: clothing), MS 
1/21/63 Bob Moses, SNCC Report on Mississippi Project for 1962 
1/31/63 Bob Moses, SNCC Letter to Northern Supporters MS 
1963 Various SNCC Field Reports (From, SNCC 50th Anniversary Conference) 
1/31/63 Amzie Moore, NAACP Letter to Operation Freedom re Suphronia Conway MS 
2/63 Jack McArt, OFC Notes on the Delta Area of Mississippi 
2/2/63 Maurice McCrackin, OFC Reply to Suphronia Conway letter MS 
2/8/63 Maurice McCrackin, OFC Dear Mr. Moore (re: Conway) MS 
2/8/63 David Dennis, CORE Letter to Amzie Moore re emergency food donations MS 
2/8/63 David Dennis, CORE Dear Mr. Moore (Re: food shipment) MS 
2/15/63 Bobby Talbert To Amzie Moore re woman forced from home. MS 
2/15/63 Unsigned Appeal letter to Amzie Moore Greenwood MS 
2/63 Peter Stoner, Tougaloo Letter Amzie Moore & Jim Bevel re funding for project. MS 
1963 Bob {Illegible}, SNCC Dear Judy: letter from Greenwood, MS 
3/63 David Dennis, CORE Selected Sections Field Report MS 
3/12/63 Jim Dombrowski, SCEF Letter to Amzie Moore re financial matters MS 
3/20/63McMillen & PattersonInvitation to Amzie Moore Laymen Movement to the Educational Convention of the State of Mississippi
3/25/63 Harvey Richards, filmmaker Letter to Amzie Moore re interview tapes MS 
3/28/63 Maurice McCrackin, OFC Letter to Amzie Moore re re voting rights retaliation MS 
3/30/63 Bobby Talbert, SNCC Daily reports (possibly from Greenwood MS) 
4/1/63 Amzie Moore, NAACP Letter to OFC re funds MS 
4/3/63 James Gilliam (Masons) Letter to Amzie Moore re: expenses & etc. MS 
4/6/63 Mendy Samstein, SNCC Dear Howie, letter to (Howard Zinn?) re planning a trip for movement organizers. 
4/11/63 Maurice McCrackin, OFC Letter to Amzie MooreNAACP re voting rights retaliation MS 
4/12/63 Marion Palfi, SNCC Letter to Bob Moses re FBI request for evidence, MS 
1963 Wazir Peacock, SNCC Note to unidentified, SNCC member (reThe Mailman's March?) 
1963? Judy Walborn, SNCC? Student "Non-Violent" Agitators Face Repression and Injury, undated (possibly 1963) 
1963 Louis Nasper Danville, VA (police violence) 
1963 Eric Rainey Gadsden, AL (the Gadsden Movement) 
1963 Dennis Roberts Journal Southwest Georgia 
5/5/63 Maurice McCrackin, OFC Letter to Amzie Moore re voting rights retaliation 
5/7/63 Sylvester Williams Apologies for missed visit, MS 
5/22/63 Maurice McCrackin, OFC Letter to Amzie Moore re voting rights retaliation 
5/27/63 Frank Smith, SNCC Intimidation, MS 
5/29/63 Carl Braden, SCEF Letter to Amzie Moore re Movement MS 
5/63 Hulda Taylor My Participation in the Sit-insNC 
6/14/63 Theodore Brown, ANLCA Letter to Attorney General re Jackson MS 
1963 Bobby Talbert, SNCC Daily reports from, SNCC workers in Greenwood MS 
6/19/63 Jerry Cunningham Letter to Amzie Moore re voting rights retaliation MS 
6/19/63 Maurice McCrackin, OFC Dear Amzie (re: money orders) MS 
6/20/63 Florence Randall, Indiana Letter to Amzie Moore re voting rights retaliation MS 
6/26/63 Robert Whitfield, SNCC Letter to Amzie Moore, re Pine Bluff Movement AR 
7/63 Bob Moses, SNCC/COFO Letter to U.S. Commission on Civil Rights re MS 
7/3/63 Martin Luther King, SCLC Letter to Jack O'Dell re his forced resignation 
7/4/63 Jane, SNCC Letter to Diane & Jim, re SNCC work plans. Unsigned (possibly from Jane Stembridge to Diane Nash & Jim Monsonis 
7/4/63 Jane, SNCC Letter to Diane & Jim, re SNCC work plans. Unsinged (possibly from Jane Stembridge to Diane Nash & Jim Monsonis 
7/11/63 Glenn Smiley, FOR Note to James Bevel, re ministerial participation in March on Washington 
7/11/63 Glenn Smiley, FOR Note to James Bevel, re ministerial participation in March on Washington 
7/16/63 Marion Palfi, SNCC Letter to Amzie Moore, re support work 
7/22/63 Grace Hewell, HEW Letter to Diane Nash Bevel, re publications kit for community work from Johnson Publications 
8/4/63 Jane Stembridge, SNCC Letter to Anne Braden re MS & Southern Education Center 
8/4/63 Jane Stembridge, SNCC Letter to Constance Curry, re literacy & Southern Education Center 
8/4/63 Jane Stembridge, SNCC Letter to Suzanne Freund, re literacy programs 
8/5/63 Jane Stembridge, SNCC Letter to Bob Moses re Southern Education Center and Tougaloo Work Study Program 
8/5/63 Jane Stembridge, SNCC Letter to Tom Kahn, re Tougaloo Work Study Program 
8/12/63 Lucy Komisar, FP Letter to Amzie Moore, reFree Pressarticles MS 
9/3/63 John Henrk Clarke, FW Letter to Jim and Diane Bevel re Winter issue of Freedomways 
9/4/63 Nannette Sachs, CORE Letter to Amzie Moore, re trip to Madison WI 
9/15/63 Sam Shirah, SNCC Field report MS 
9/63 Casey Hayden, SNCC Correspondence with Art Waskow IPS. May-September 
9/20/63 Oscar Chase Letter to Art Waskow re Tougaloo work study program. MS 
9/26/63 Sam Shirah, SNCC Field report SC 
9/30/63 Casey Hayden Dear Stokely, letter re Bob Moses, Art Waskow & IPS 
9/30/63 Mrs. Hamer, SNCC Letter to Northern Supporters MS 
1963 Ivanhoe Donaldson, SNCC Jackson Mississippi (police harassment) 
1963 Courtland Cox, SNCC Letter to, SNCC About Direct Action 
9/20/63 Conrad Lynn, NAACP Letter to Amzie Moore, re Freedom Now Party MS 
9/20/63 Sam Block, SNCC Letter to the Kennedys re lack of justice MS 
9/26/63 Sam Shirah, SNCC Field report SC 
10/1/63 Sam Shirah, SNCC Field report from SC 
10/4/63 Sam Shirah, SNCC Field report from SC 
10/9/63 Sam Shirah, SNCC Field Report from SC 
10/16/63 Arthur Waskow Reply to Oscar Chase re Tougaloo work study program MS 
10/18/63 Myles Horton, Highlander Myles Horton to Bob Moses 
10/18/63 Arthur Waskow Letter to Mary King re police brutality affadavits 
10/20/63 Amzie Moore, NAACP Letter to U.S. Attorney re money owed. MS 
10/21/63 Mary King Letter to Art Waskow re ongoing work 
10/20/63 Amzie Moore, NAACP Letter to Dombrowski re business permit MS 
10/20/63 Dave Dennis, CORE Letter to national, CORE re Mississippi situation & plans 
10/20/63 Amzie Moor, NAACP Letter to Harvey Richards MS 
10/23/63 Arthur Waskow Reply to Mary King re ongoing work MS 
10/23/63 Joan Bowman, COFO The Freedom Ballot for Governor MS, 
10/30/63 Sam Shirah, SNCC Field Report from Ohio 
1963 Miriam Glickman, SNCC Integration in the Deep South: Death Goes On 
1963 Bob Moses, SNCC Memo to ExComm re Mississippi Project 
11/63 Theresa, FoS Note about Freedom Ballot (handwritten). Undated (probably Nov 1963) 
11/4/63 Mary King Dear Art re: Mississippi Freedom Vote MS 
11/7/63 Dona Richards, Oscar Chase Letter to Art Waskow re: Work-Study Project) 
11/13/63 Amzie Moore, NAACP Letter to Operation Freedom MS 
11/13/63 Amzie Moore, NAACP Letter to Robert Owens re FHA loan MS 
11/14/63 Amzie Moore, NAACP Letter to Carl & Anne Braden re FHA loan MS 
11/14/63 Amzie Moore, NAACP Letter to Mr. Ray re FHA loan MS 
11/18/63 Anne Braden, NAACP Letter to Norman Kurland re FHA loan KY 
11/18/63 Anne Braden, SCEF Letter to Amzie Moore re FHA loan KY 
11/19/63 Jane Stembridge, SNCC Personal letter to Mary King 
11/22/63 Amzie Moore, NAACP Letter to Mr. Ray re FHA loan MS 
11/23/63 Sam Shirah, SNCC Field Report from Kentucky & Florida 
12/5/63 Mike Thelwell Letter to Art Waskow re, SNCC 
12/9/63 Anne & Carl Braden, SCEF Letter to Amzie Moore re FHA loan KY 
12/17/63 Jack McKart Letter to Amzie Moore re Operation Freedom 

1964  
1964? Richard Haley, CORE Letter to Greg Kaslo LA 
1964 Jimmie Jones, SNCC Note requesting supplies (handwritten). Undated (probably 1964) 
1964 Idessa Johnson, COFO Letter to Lois Chafee re pay Clarksdale MS 
1964 Tom Foner, COFO Hattiesburg report MS 
1964 Richard Haley, CORE Letter to Greg Kaslo LA 
1964 Sam Shirah, SNCC Report on the Gainsville Movement FL 
1964 Carl Young, COFO Holly Springs Freedom School newspaper copies Holly Springs MS 
1964 Greenvile, COFO office  Medical Situation in Issaquena County 
1964 Unsigned, COFO  Biloxi incident report to Howard Kirshenbaum MS 
1964 Unsigned, COFO Greenville activities update MS 
1964 Unsigned, COFO  Urban Places in Washington County MS 
1964 Unsigned, COFO Greenwood MS Greenwood Police Activity MS 
1964 Doris Castle, CORE Freedom Ring Encircles Ticket Booth New Orleans LA 
1964? Joanne Ooiman, CORE Note about volunteer whose parents prevent from returning, Undated (probably 1964, possibly 1965) 
1/64 Rev. Lee Ball, MFSA Letter re Jackson MS church segregation & civil liberties 
1/15/64 Charlie Cobb, SNCC Report about Tallahatchi County 
1/64 Mendy Samstein, SNCC Letter to Bradens re emergency food distribution
1/19/64 Ronnie Moore, CORE Field report, re Louisiana voter registration 
1/21/64 Judy Benninger, CORE Letter to James McCain regarding Gainesville, FL 
1/22/64 Charles Hartfield Letter/report by local activist on Hattiesburg MS Freedom Day
Original (PDF)  Formatted text (HTML) 
1/23/64 Rita Schwerner, COFO Letter to Anne Braden MS 
1/27/64Jack McKartNote to Amzie Moore, re visit to Cleveland MS (handwritten)
1/27/64 Joan (Trumpauer?), NAACP Report From the Jackson Movement MS 
1/29/64 Mendy Samstein, SNCC Letter to Bradens re emergency food situation 
1/29/64 Sam Shirah, SNCC Field Report from Mississippi 
1/30/64 Davis Dennis, COFO Letter to President Lyndon Johnson, COFO 
1/30/64  Mary King, SNCC  Names of Those Indicted on Anti-Trespass, Atlanta GA sitins and protests, January 1964 
1/31/64 Rick Stevens, SNCC Organization of Students From Georgia Tech, Agnes Scott College, and Emory University GA 
2/2/64 Annell Ponder, SCLC Letter to Amzie Moore re voting rights retaliation money, MS 
2/3/64 Arthur Waskow, PRI Letter to Howard Zinn re, SNCC advisory council 
2/3/64  Unsigned SNCC  Field report: police attack and shoot protesters at Jackson State College, MS 
2/3/64 Robert Smith, COFO Marks MS Project Report, , January 23 - February 3, 1964 
2/4/64 Rev. Campbell Letter to Amzie Moore re voting rights retaliation MS 
2/4/64 George Raymond, CORE Letter to Robert Kennedy, re police brutality 
2/5/64 Clifford Vaughs, SNCC Letter to Burke Marshal DoJ, re law enforcement intimidation against voter registration in Hattiesburg MS
2/10/64 J.R. Lunney, LSCRRC Note to Howard Slater & Howard Zin, re research for Hattiesburg project 
2/13/64 Art Waskow, IPS Letter to Howard Zinn, re speech analyzing Freedom Movement and S.W. Georgia 
2/19/64 Rev. Houston Letter to Amzie Moore re voting rights retaliation MS 
2/19/64  Sandy Leigh, SNCC  Memo re Pascagoula and Biloxi NAACP Meetings, MS 
3/2/64 CORE Lousiana Task Force Letter re employment discrimination by Olin Mathieson LA 
3/2/64 Pat Vail Dear Family, letter re Boston school integration and other matters. 
3/9/64Ed HeiningerMemo to Ian McRae re trip to Mississippi and Mt. Beulah center
3/9/64 Ed Heininger, NCC Report on Canton MS (Madison Co.), MS. 14-pages
3/9/64Fraser ThomasonReport to NCC-CRR on mission to Canton MS (Madison Co.), 14 pages
3/10/64 Milton McGaskey Letter to Amzie Moore re food & clothing) MS 
3/10/64  Joyce Barrett, SNCC  Memo to Jim Forman on court situation, re Atlanta GA sitins & protests 
3/11/64 Joan (Trumpauer?), NAACP Report From the Jackson Movement, MS 
3/12/64Rev. John ShermanExpense report & reimbursal request for mission to Canton MS.
3/14/64 Pat Vail Dear Family, letter re northern situation and plans to work for SNCC
Original (handwritten), Retyped 
3/17/64 Tom Valetine, CORE Field Report re Ennis, CORE TX 
3/20/64 Mendy Samstein, SNCC Congressional Campaign Workers Harassed in Ruleville Mississippi 
3/21/64 Kenneth Redfearn, NAACP Letter to Amzie Moore re food donations KS 
3/23/64 Dorothy Zellner, SNCC Dear Jim, letter to Jim Forman re dire personal and SNCC financial situation 
3/23/64Ian McCrae, NCCMemo to Ed Heininger re Mississippi trip and and Mt. Beulah center
3/23/64Unsigned, NCC?Memo to Loren Lair? re Mt. Beulah center in Mississippi (possibly sent to a group of individuals)
3/31/64 C.V. Adair, CCSC Letter to Amzie Moore re donations TX 
4/1/64 Alvin Pouncey Letter to Amzie Moore re charity donations MS 
4/1/64 Patricia Due, CORE Report on the March on Tallahassee FL 
4/1/64 R. Hunter Morey, SNCC Dear Brother and Sister SNCCers MS 
4/2/64 Patricia Due, CORE Letter re Big Bend Voter Education Campaign FL 
4/5/64 Robert Lamont, SNCC Letter to Amzie Moore re programs for the Summer IL 
4/6/64 Richard Haley, CORE Letter to Gordon Carey re operations and problems, LA 
4/13/64 Jeffry Glatstein Letter to Amzie Moore re food and cloting donations MS 
4/16/64 Reva Bernstein Letter to Amzie Moore re shipment of clothingMS) 
4/16/64 Richard Haley, CORE Dear Fellow, CORE Members (to New Orleans CORE) 
4/19/64 Douglas Sampson, DM Report from Hattiesburg, April 13-19, MS 
4/19/64 Joan (Trumpauer?), NAACP Report From the Jackson Movement, MS. 
4/21/64 Jane Stembridge, SNCC Personal letter to Mary King 
4/22/64 Mike Thelwell, SNCC Letter to Art Waskow re: Freedom Singer concert DC 
4/23/64 Judy Benninger, CORE Report to James McCain regarding Dunnellen, CORE FL 
4/28/64 Many strikers, CORE Report: Wildcat strike by hotel maids in New Orleans 
4/29/64 Maurice McCrackin Letter to Amzie Moore re wired money MS 
64-65 Many/Various CORE's North Florida Citizenship Education Project (NFCEP) 
5/7/64 Unsigned, SNCC Letter to John Lewis re ExCom Mtg 
5/64 Rev. Albert Ronander  Report on Mission to Mississippi 
5/4/64 Unsigned, SNCC John Due, NCC arrested in Liberty MS while collecting affadavits for USCCR 
5/6/64 Rava Bernstein, NAACP Letter to Amzie Moore re shipment of clothing MS 
5/11/64 Marcia (no lastname), CORE Letter to Ronnie Moore, re Louisiana summer project 
5/13/64 Unsigned, CORE Letter to, CORE leader James McCain re Louisiana voter registration 
5/14/64 Michael (Lesser?), CORE Letter to Ronnie Moore, re parishes for Louisiana summer project, 
5/16/64 Sam Shirah SNCC Report to SCEF and, SNCC re WSOP/SSOC
5/21/64 John Papworth, vol. Two Incidents of Arrest and Imprisonment of Papworth, Larry Rubin, and others in Oxford and Belzoni MS 
5/29/64 Judy Benninger, CORE Letter re Gainsville, CORE, FL 
5/31/64 Jim Boebel, COFO Letter From Jim Boebel MS 
5/14/64 Maurice McCrackin Letter to Amzie Moore re Rev. Reed's needs MS 
5/18/64 Annel Ponder, SCLC Letter to Amzie Moore re food donation MS 
5/24/64 Pearl Lang Letter to Amzie Moore re clothing donation MS 
5/28/64 Bob Weil & Bill Light, COFO Head of India's Socialist Party arrested in Jackson for violating segregation ordinance MS 
6/64 Tina Harris, SNCC Letter to, SNCC staff re who is reponsible? MS 
6/64 Unsigned, COFO Harassment by Private Persons Greenville MS 
6/64 Unsigned, COFO Suspcious cars Greenville MS 
6/4/67 Bernard Russell Letter to Amzie Moore re hunger and poverty in MS
6/9/64 Chude Allen, SNCC Why I Am Going to Mississippi
6/9/67 Bonnie Campbell Letter to Amzie Moore re bills & food MS 
6/12/67 Maurice McCrackin Letter to Amzie Moore, re visit MS 
6/12/64 Bob Beech, DM Report From Hattiesburg MS 
6/13/64 Peggy Ewan, CORE Dear People, letter from summer volunteer re journey South & CORE training, Plaquimines, LA 
6/15/64 Richard Haley, CORE 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 
6/18/64 Carol Rogoff, SNCC Letter to Tom Levin re medical support for Freedom Summer MS 
6/22/64 Judy Benninger, CORE All-Day, CORE Conference, Dunnellon Florida
 
Late June-August
  
 
Mississippi Freedom Summer Letters & Reports
  
6/24/64 Ron Ridenour, COFO Report from Ron Ridenour about incidents in Hattiesburg MS
6/24/64 Mimi Feingold, CORE Field Report, West Feliciana Parish Louisiana
6/25/64 Jim Monsonis Letter to Nancy Sterns re Waskow request & editorial MS 
6/25/64 Claude Weaver, SNCC  Confidential Report, SNCC Activities in Panola County MS 
1964 Ewan, Cortez, Burger, CORE Report from Pointe Coupee Parishundated LA 
1964 Unsigned, CORE Report From St. Fransville Hardwood Plantation, undated LA 
6/30/64 Unsigned, COFO Greenville research report MS 
7/64? Anne Braden, SCEF Thoughts on the disappearance of Chaney, Schwerner, and Goodman MS 
7/64 Mary Tucker, COFO Letter to Annell Ponder MS 
7/5/64 Ted Levine, SNCC Letter to J. Forman re community centers, PA 
7/6/64 Unsigned Report of car following voter registration workers (MS? AL?) 
7/6/64 Banfield, Kennedy, COFO Letter to Lois re shipment of books, COFO 
7/64 Daniel Mitchell (CORE A Special Report on the Jonesboro, Louisiana 
7/13/64 Rep. Don Edwards Letter to Amzie Moore re support for, COFO MS 
7/20/64 Unsigned COFO? SNCC? Notes on parents meeting with James Forman, Steve Schwerner
7/20/64 Rudy Lombard, CORE Letter to Richard re Task Force MS 
7/21/64 Fay Bennet, NSF Letter to the Millers re obtaining FHA loan for land, (Shaw, MS) 
7/27/64 Betty Garman, Julian Bond Report on mob violence against SNCC workers, Greenwood MS, 
7/64 Stokely Carmichael, SNCC Memo re Second District MFDP Convention, undated MS 
8/5/64 Judy Benninger, CORE Weekly Report, CORE Florida Task Force
8/1/64 Unsigned, COFO? Report from Hattiesburg, MS 
8/2/64 Frazer Thompson, DM Report From Clarksdale No. 6, MS 
8/3/64 Alan Verson, COFO Biloxi Bars, MS 
8/10/64 Frazer Thompson, DM Report From Clarksdale No. 8, MS 
8/10/64 Kathleen Henderson, DM Mississippi August 2-10 
8/10/64 William Henderson, DM Mississippi August 2-10 
8/18/64 James Russell, CORE Report Desegregate Sand Springs Schools (OK) 
8/19/64 Daytona, FL Request to, CORE for assistance
9/4/64 Arthur Waskow Letter to Mrs. Green, re Freedom Democratic Party DC 
9/2/64 Mary Lane, Ida Holland, MS Note re donations of food and clothing 
9/4/64 Arthur Waskow Letter to Mr. Rauh, re Freedom Democratic Party DC 
9/8/64 Joseph Rauh Letter to Arthur, re Atlantic City DC 
9/6/64 R. Hunter Morey, COFO Letter to John McAuliff re voting complaints, MS 
9/9/64 Jesse Harris, SNCC Dear Mr. Marshall, letter to Burke Marshall (Dept. of Justice) re violence, intimidation, and repression against civil rights activists in Pike County (McComb) Mississippi. 
9/10/64 George Raymond, COFO Letter to Richard Haley re weekly reports MS 
9/10/64 Pat Vail, COFO Dear All, re Greenville MS, education and poverty 
9/11/64 Nora Ellen Maze Letter to Mr. McCrakinimprisioned husband MS 
9/12/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO Letter to Norma Becker and Sandra Adickes re school boycotts MS 
9/14/64 Pat Vail, COFO Dear Lisa, re lack of project funds and violence in Greenville MS 
9/14/64 Edith Green Letter to Mr. Waskow, re compromise DC 
9/64? Rev. Jack Alford, DM? A Southern Vacation, report from McComb MS 
9/15/64 Norma Becker, COFO Letter to Lois Chaffee re school boycotts MS 
9/16/64 Carl Braden Letter to Amzie, re Patriot and Operation Freedom tour MS 
9/16/64 Marj Rader Sutherland, COFO Dear Mom, Dad..., letter from Gulfport MS project. Original handwritten version 
9/17/64 Annell Ponder, SCLC Canceled SCLC Citizenship Teachers Training 
9/21/64 Unsigned SNCC A Response to the 13th and 14th Bombings in McComb Mississippi 
9/22/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO Letter to Joffre re negative for prints MS 
9/23/64 Ronnie Moore, CORE Field report, re Daytona Beach FL, 
9/24/64 Sandra Adickes, UFT Letter to Lois Chaffee re recruiting teachers MS 
9/24/64 Mary Sue, COFO Letter to Lois Chaffee re need of support MS 
9/24/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO Letter to Lorne Cress re returning to Hattiesburg MS 
9/24/64 Unsigned, SNCC Brief Report on Guinea 
9/25/64 Paul Lauter, COFO Letter to Beryl Banfield re Africa handbook MS 
9/25/64 Norman Fine Letter to Lois Chaffee re purchase of supplies MS 
9/26/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO Letter to Staughton Lynd re Freedom School art MS 
9/29/64 Dan Schechter (NSM) Letter to Lois Chaffee re ideas on tutorials MS 
9/30/64Judy Richardson, SNCC Dear Dr. Foster, letter to president of Tuskeegee requesting meeting to discuss regional student conferences, and 1965 summer project.
9/30/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO 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 Curry, Wright Letter re leadership training re school desegregation MS 
9/30/64 Curry, Wright Letter to friends re leadership trainig MS 
9/30/64 Richard Hasbrouck Letter re race relations and financial threat to Amzie Moore MS 
10/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO Letter to Sue (incomplete) re centers and Freedom Schools MS 
1964 Annell Ponder, SCLC Memo to Vicksburg Community Ctr staff MS 
1964 Grenville Whitman, SNCC Letter to Lois Chafee 
1964 Lilly Douglas, COFO? Reports on work with children's activities (handwritten), MS. Undated, possibly summuer of 1964 
10/1/64 Judy Benninger, CORE Gainsville FL CORE, Reorganization and Program
10/2/64 Jo Ann (Ooiman?), COFO Report From Batesville Conference on Freedom Schools MS 
10/2/64 Lois Chafee, COFO Letter to Dan Schecter re education & organizing 
10/3/64 Barbara Jones, SNCC Note to Nicholas Fischer re Adopt a Freedom Fighter program 
10/3/64 Barbara Bloomfield, COFO Letter to Lois Chaffee re Freedom Schools MS 
10/3/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO Letter to Rev. Lawrence McGowan re Freedom School materials MS 
10/4/64 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 
10/5/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO Letter to Ernest Smith, re Michigan State University support MS 
10/5/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO Letter to Dr. Robert Green, Michigan State University MS 
10/5/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO Letter to Maria Varela, re Michigan State University support MS 
10/5/64 J.E.H. Bolton, FOS Letter to Lois Chaffee, re MS support work, 
10/5/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO Letter to Wes Barthelmes, re art sales, MS 
10/6/64 William Melish, COFO COFO Freedom House Bombing, Vicksburg, MS, 
10/7/64 Illegible, COFO Letter to Lois Chaffee re student activism in Eugene (OR) 
10/8/64 Maurice McCrackin Letter to Amzie, re mortgage payment MS 
10/10/64 Arlene Bock, COFO Weekly report, MS 
10/11/64 Myrtis Jean Evans, COFO Weekly report, Rankin Co. MS (handwritten) 
10/12/64 Sandra Watts, CORE Letter to Richard Haley re, CORE contact
10/12/64 Jo Ann Ooiman, CORE Individual Reports, MS 
10/14/64 Pat Vail, COFO Dear Gang, report on work in Mississippi from the Greenville project 
10/15/64 Anne Braden Letter to Amzie, re hospitality KY 
10/15/64 Richard Haley, CORE Letter to Sandra Watts re, CORE contact
10/16/64 Vicki Halper Letter to Lois Chafee re fundraising opportunity in Florence Italy MS 
10/18/64 Steve McVoy, CORE Letter re problems in North Florida, CORE project
10/20/64 Elton Cox, CORE Letter to Richard Haley, FL 
10/20/64 Illegible, NAACP Letter to Amzie, re mother MS 
10/23/64 Dave Harris, COFO Mississippi Freedom Project — Crises in McComb MS 
10/23/64 Mike Miller, SNCC Memo on Organizing
10/25/64 Greg Kaslo, CORE Clark County, COFO Project Report, MS 
10/25/64 Rev. J. Raymond Sikkel, DM A Continuing Reformation, re why work in Mississippi with the Delta Ministry? 
10/27/64Howard ZinnDear Art, note from Howard Zinn re MFDP convention challenge report (handwritten)
10/27/64 Joe Stetson(?), COFO?  Note to Alcia Kaplow requesting money for bus ticket out of Jackson (Handwritten) 
10/28/64 Aretha Henderson, COFO Letter to Lois Chaffee re license for Batesville day care center MS 
10/29/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO Letter to Amzie Moore re architect for Cleveland center MS 
10/31/64 Sue Lorenzi, COFO Letter to Lois Chaffee re assistance on planning programs for Tchula community center MS 
11/64 Cleveland Sellers, SNCC Correspondence re Holly Springs project, MS 
11/64 Lily M. Douglas, COFO Report on Hattiesburg MSre community center program 
11/64 Phyllis Cunningham, COFO Report on Hattiesburg MS re civil rights education 
11/64 Barbara Schwartzbaum, COFO Hattiesburg Report MS re civil rights work 
11/64 Unsigned, COFO First District Report MS 
11/64 Chuck McKeller, SNCC Report on the situation in Gulfport MS 
11/64 Nick Hampton, SNCC Report from Nick Hampton MS 
11/64 Theodis Hewitt, COFO Report on Leake County MS 
11/64 Jesse Harris, COFO Third District Report MS 
11/64 Bradford, Archibald, COFO Communications to Jesse Morris re Mound Bayou project MS 
11/64 John Harris, SNCC Complaints About the Jackson Office re MS 
11/64 Staughton Lynd, COFO Letter to Lois Chaffee re pictures MS 
11/64? Unsigned, COFO One person's analysis of a project's problems
11/6/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO Letter to New York State Education Dept. re nursery schools MS 
11/6/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO Letter to Eric Weinberger re training institute for local people MS 
11/7/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO Letter to Lee Bankhead re making contributions MS 
11/7/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO Letter to Mary Sue Gellatly re payment MS 
11/7/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO Letter to Vicky Halper re request of posters and photographs MS 
11/7/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO Letter to Aretha Henderson re license for day care center MS 
11/7/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO Letter to Rev. Lawrence McGowen re gift MS 
11/7/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO Letter to Barbara Schwartzbaum re preschool programs MS 
11/7/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO Letter to Idessa Johnson re payment MS 
11/9/64 Geraldine L. Wilson Letter to Dr. Jackson, re Mississippi students MS 
11/11/64 Idessa Johnson, COFO Letter to Lois Chaffee re payment MS 
11/12/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO Letter to Ayra Woodruff re pamphlets MS 
11/13/64 Unsigned, COFO Letter to Edith Black re Committee on Concern MS 
11/13/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO Letter to Neil Goldachmidt re fund-raising attempts MS 
11/13/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO Letter to Albert Sayer re check received MS 
11/13/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO Letter to Barbara Schwarzbaum re Lilly leaving, COFO MS 
11/13/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO Letter to Staughton Lynd re paintings about Freedom Schools MS 
11/13/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO Letter to George Albertz re Greenwood MS 
11/13/64 Richard Halley, CORE Letter to Annie Devine re staff conference MS 
11/14/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO Letter to Vincent De Forrest re architects for community centers MS 
11/14/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO Letter to Charles Cogen re adoption appeal MS 
11/15/64 Pat Vail, COFO Dear Family, re Greenville MS project 
11/15/64 Unsigned, COFO Report: Clarke County Executive Committee, MS 
11/16/64 Myra Woodruff, USNY Letter to Lois Chaffee re pamphlet about nursery school MS 
11/18/64 Sam Dear Ms. Kaplow, note re work Tallahatchie Co. MS. 
11/19/64 Viki & Martin Nicolaus Dear Hodeses, letter re Jackson. MS 
11/20/64 David Novick, COFO Dear Lisa, letter/report on work in Sharkey & Issaquena Counties MS 
11/23/64 Dinky Romilly, SNCC Letter to Judy Richardson re SNCC's phone bill MS 
11/21/64 Ellickson, Mosley, COFO Weekly Report from Moss Point-Pascagoula MS 
11/18/64 Lois Rodgers Note to Victoria Gray re financial hardship and request for reimbursement, (handwritten) 
11/21/64 Mary Brumder, COFO Report on Holmes County MS 
11/23/64 Mary Sue Gellatly, COFO Letter to Lois Chaffee re help from WILPF MS 
11/23/64 David McVoy, CORE Incident report, Quincy Florida
11/23/64 S.W. Tucker, SLC Letter to Amzie Moore, re re-election of William Ming to NAACP board 
11/24/64 Richard Haley, CORE Letter to George Raymond Jr., re various issues LA 
11/25/64 Unsigned, COFO Arrests of Sears Buckley and Fred Hamburger in Columbus MS 
11/27/64 Maurice McCrackin, OFC Letter to Amzie Moore, re money order and payments MS 
11/27/64 Bock, Dukes, CORE Progress Report for Havana Florida
11/27/64 Maurice McCrackin, OFC Letter to Amzie Moore re money order and payments MS 
11/28/64 Unsigned Dear Alicia note re trouble in Tutwiler MS 
11/28/64 Beryl Banfiled Letter to Lois Chaffee re list for freedom centers MS 
11/28/64 Dick Kelley, COFO Report and criticisms about COFO's structure MS 
11/29/64 Edward Hollander, CORE Joe Morse, Sandy Watts arrested for burglary MS 
11/30/64 Liz Fusco, COFO Letter to Sheila Shankman re adopting a Freedom School MS 
11/30/64 Lillian Talbot Letter to Amzie Moore re shipment of clothing MS 
64-65 Stuart Wechsler, CORE CORE Field Reports From Florida
12/64 Unsigned, COFO Bi-annual Report Rankin County Project MS 
12/64  Bill Kopit, COFO  Memo re COFO legal cases, MS. Undated (probably December 1964) 
12/64  Warner Buxton, CORE  Clarke County Project Report, MS. Undated (probably December 1964)  
12/01/64  Mel Zuck, AFSC  Memo to Lois Chaffee, COFO, re peace education in MS 
12/01/64  Sandra(?) Adicks(?)  Letter to Lois Chaffee, COFO, re returning to work in MS & future plans 
12/01/64  Lois Chaffee, COFO  Memo to Marvin Rich, CORE, re community centers, MS 
12/02/64  Lois Chaffee, COFO  Letter to Henry and Sue, re insurance problems, MS 
12/02/64  Charley Horowitz, COFO  Minimun Needs of the COFO Communications Staff in Jackson, MS 
12/03/64  Lois Chaffee, COFO  Memo to Idessa Johnson, re subsistance and funding, MS 
12/3/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO Letter to Amzie Moore re business application MS 
12/8/64 Beth Johnson, NAACP Letter to Amzie Moore re quilting group MS 
12/11/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO Letter to Sandra Adickes MS 
12/12/64 Lois Chaffee, COFO Letter to re Xmas gift MS 
12/14/64 Bock, Dukes, CORE Progress Report for Havana Florida
12/18/64 Stuart Wechsler, CORE Letter to ILGWU
12/19/64 Name Redacted Note to Dorothy Zellner from a husband opposed to his wife's participation in the Freedom Movement 
12/22/64 John Wilkins, volunteer Letter to Alicia Kaplow returning support checks, MS 
Xmas 1964Unsigned COFOGreetings and love to you all, re Gloria Richardson, Stokely Carmichael, and others (page[s] missing). MS
12/28/64 Hattiesburg, COFO Dear Friends, letter from Hattiesburg MS. 
1964 Schwartzbaum Barbara Schwartzbaum Letter MS. 
1964 Fredrick Brooks, CORE Report From Jonesboro LA 
12/64 Warner Buxton, COFO Clarke County Project Report, MS 
1964? Joann Ooiman, CORE Note to Kay re bail information for Canton project, MS Undated (presumed 1964 but possibly 1965) 
64? 65?  Mary Brumder, COFO  Memo on COFO problems & future, MS. Undated (probably late 1964 or early 1965) 

1965
64 66 Phil Lapsansky Note about Dave Dogget, Undated (probably 1964-66) 
64? 65? Linda Letter to Alicia Kaplow re a day in Mississippi. Undated (probably 1964 or '65) 
64? 65? Courtland Cox, SNCC Letter to Jessie (Morris?) re financial reimbursal, MS 
1965 Abe (Osherhoff?) Letter to Lucy Montgomery re greetings & brochure 
1965 Nancy Myron, COFO Letter to Lucy Montgomery re Freedom Schools 
1965 Elizabeth Henry Letter to friends re Washington March for Peace in Vietnam 
1/65 Guy & Candie Carawan Letter re gathering freedom songs 
1/65 Linda Seese
SNCC 
Letter to Alicia Kaplow, re funding and Unitarian Society communications. Undated (probably Jan or Feb 1965) 
1/2/65 Larry Rubin, SNCC Report From Marshal County MS 
1/2/65 Richard Haley, CORE Letter to George Raymond re co-op procedures LA 
1/5/65 Unsigned COFO/MFDP Hello Outside World!, report from Holly Springs MS 
1/6/65 Mrs Orville Crup Letter to Lois Chafee, COFO re support work MS 
1/6/65 Margaret Bushnell Letter to Frank Cieciorka re reading materials (SNCC, COFO) 
1/08/65 John Wilkins, SNCC Return of stipend check 
1/10/65 Idell Croft, SNCC Letter to Alicia Kaplow with updates (handwritten) 
1/10/65 Pat Vail, COFO Dear Family, letter about Greenville MS project & local family 
1/12/65 Karen Koonan, SNCC Note re receipt of funds 
1/12/65 Lee [Illegible], Aberdeen MS Thank you note for financial support (handwritten) 
1/15/65 Greg Kaslo, CORE Weekly Report, Clark County MS. 
1/15/65 Marvin Rich, CORE Letter to Richard Jewett MS 
1/17/65 Linda Allenstein, COFO Dear Dick, re Lauderdale Co. MS 
1/18/65 Idell Craft, SNCC Note re stolen money orders (handwritten) 
1/19/65 Mary Sue Gellatly, COFO Letter to NCC re priest from Portland MS 
1/19/65 Richard Jewett, MFDP Mississippi Field Report
1/21/65 Bob Abts, FoS Note re organizing against South African Apartheid (handwritten) 
1/21/65 Charles Horwitz, COFO Letter to Alcia Kaplow re his COFO work 
1/22/65 Charles Hartfield, Laurel MS Note to Alicia Kaplow re sponsorship checks 
1/25/65 JoAnn Ooiman, CORE Letter to Richard Haley re New Orleans meeting 
1/26/65 Bernard & Ron Carver Letter re police repression in Starkeville MS
1/26/65 Idell Croft, SNCC Unemployed for working with The Movement (handwritten) 
1/31/65 Barbara Jones, SNCC Note re sponsorship of Linda Seese (Spes Dolphin)
2/65 Judy Walborn, MFP-SU Selma Alabama and the White Northern Liberal AL 
2/65 Roy Shields, SNCC Overall Report, Southwest Georgia 
2/1/65 Jacob Cohen Letter to Lois Chaffee, re Freedom School curriculum MS 
2/1/65 Alan Schiffmann, CORE Neshoba Project Report MS 
2/3/65 Unsigned COFO Report From Marks MS, ("1964" on document is probably a mistype) 
2/3/65 Vicki & Martin Nicolaus? Letter to Hodes, re du Bois Freedom Library, Jackson MS. 
2/9/66 Richard Criley, CCDBR Letter to Lucy Montgomery, re Chicago Committee to Defend the Bill of Rights 
2/11/66 Lyn Busch, CORE Dear Bruce, letter to Bruce Hartford in jail for sitting-in (handwritten). CA. 
2/21/66 Mrs. E. Risley Dearest Bruce, letter to Bruce Hartford in jail for sitting-in. CA. 
2/10/65 Richard Haley, CORE Letter to C.O. Chinn MS 
2/11/66 Annie Devine, COFO Note to Lucy Montgomery re the Greenville Crisis 
2/15/65 Frederick Johnson Telegram to Lois Chaffee re study visit (NY) 
2/16/65 Mary Sue Gellately, COFO Response to query about organizational dissension, Shaw, MS 
2/16/65 Lois Chaffee, COFO Letter to Frederick Johnson re study visit MS 
1965 Matt Suarez New Orleans Community Organizers — Report 
2/15/65 Vicki Nicolaus?, COFO Dear Hodeses MS, 
2/15/65 Richard Haley, CORE Letter to George Smith
2/15/65 Stephen Bingham, MFDP Mississippi Letter, (26-pgs), 
2/16/65 C.O. Chin, CORE Letter to Richard Haley, re building MS, 
3/7/65 Roy Shields, SNCC Memo on Cordell, GA
3/17/65 Septima Clark, SCLC Dear Friend, re tribute to Rosa Parks 
2/18/65 Charley, Jackson MS Dear Alicia, letter re work, situation, and illnesses in Jackson MS 
2/20/65 Ralph Featherstone, SNCC The Stench of Freedom (Selma) 
2/22/65 Idell Croft, Greenwood MS Dear Sue, note re problems cashing support money order (handwritten) 
2/23/65 Pat Vail, COFO Dear Group, letter about Movement work in Mississippi 
3/25/65 Eunice Armstrong Dear Lucy, letter to Lucy Montgomery 
2/25/65 Miriam Glickman Why I Stopped Being on, SNCC Staff MS 
2/23/65 Marcellus Byrd, CORE Letter to James Farmer, re payroll MS 
2/24/65 Lois Chaffee, COFO Letter to Frederick Compton, re food and clothing MS, 
2/24/65 Unsigned COFO Hattiesburg, COFO - Very Active MS. 
2/65 Unsigned SNCC Perry County Alabama Report AL, 
3/2/65 To CA Gov. Brown Letter From MS Governor Johnson 
3/2/65 Maeola Anderson, Greenwood MS Thank you note to Kaplow requesting additional support 
3/3/65 Dave Novick, COFO Note re financial hardship situation at Greenville & other projects, MS 
3/7/65 Roy Shields, SNCC Letter re residential Freedom School in Cordele GA 
3/10/65 Maeola Anderson, Greenwood MS Mississippi Report, weekly report from Greenwood (handwritten) 
3/11/65 Pat Vail, COFO Dear Family, re Movement life in Greeneville MS  
3/11/65 Arlene Wigoren, SNCC Report on Demonstration at Capitol Club, Little Rock, AR 
3/15/65 Le Faucette, CORE CORE field report, Tallahassee, FL. 
3/12/65 Milton Herst Donation of fabric remnants for quilts 
3/15/65 Rev. Harry Bowie, DM Letter & Report to Rev. Gayraud Wilmore MS 
3/16/65 Howard Zinn Memo to Atlanta, SNCC re Selma AL 
3/17/65 Charles Hartfield, COFO Seven-page report on Movment and repression in Laurel & Jones Co. MS   Original (PDF)  Formatted text (HTML) 
3/19/65 Ronnie Moore, CORE Bienville Parish Report LA 
3/19/65 SNCC workers Letter From Batesville MS 
3/22/65 Pat Vail, COFO Letter re picketing against job discrimination, arrest, and jail, Greeneville MS, MS  
3/22/65 Susan Morgan (Unitarians) Letter to, COFO re helping with Freedom Centers (MD) 
5/5/65Hardy Frye, SNCCDear Don, letter to Don Monkrud re MS voting rights, Holly Springs
3/23/65 Claire Hartford (parent) Letter to LBJ from a worried mother AL
and Reply by John Doar (5/28/65) 
3/65 Randy Glenn, SNCC Alabama Project 
3/24/65 William Beale, UFA Donation for Freedom School project, MS 
3/24/65 Dombrowski & Braden, SCEF Help Urgently Needed in Alabama 
3/29/65 Ben Hartfield, SNCC Letter to Alicia Kaplow (FoS), re Laurel MS 
3/29/65 Rev. Dr. Janet Wolfe Last Day of the Selma-Montgomery March AL 
3/31/64 Charles Hartfield, COFO Letter/report about disruption and community divisions Laurel MS
Original (PDF)  Formatted text (HTML) 
4/2/65 Bruce Hartford, SCLC Letter to Lyn Busch & Bruin CORE re Selma protests in late March 1965 
4/2/65 Randy Glenn, CORE Letter re, CORE and Selma & March to Montgomery AL 
4/2/65 Unsigned (SCEF?) Letter re Selma & Montgomery protests
4/3/65 Pat Vail, COFO Dear Lisa, letter re letter re picketing against job discrimination, arrest, and jail, Greeneville MS 
4/3/65 Pat Vail, COFO Dear Family, update on conditions and life, Greeneville MS  
4/6/65 Eugene (Dean) Hite, SNCC Note to Alicia Kaplow requesting subsistance funding (handwritten). Eugene (Dean) Hite, MS 
4/7/65 Bruce Hartford, SCLC Letter to Lyn Busch & Bruin CORE re March to Montgomery 
4/8/65 Karen (Koonan?), SNCC Note re subsistance funding for Fred Winn 
4/8/65 Margaret Lauren, SNCC Note re subsistance funding priorities 
4/12/65 Bruce Hartford, SCLC Letter to Lyn Busch & Bruin CORE re Correspondents & hunger 
4/14/65 Annell Ponder, SCLC Letter to Lois re SCOPE project 
4/65 Judith Rollins, CORE Scouting Report of Natchitoches Parish LA 
4/15/65 Will Ussery, CORE Report on Arrest of Charles Williams (Bogalusa LA) 
4/17/65 Karen Koonan, SNCC Note to Alicia Kaplow re subsistance (handwritten), MS 
4/19/65 Eric Fever, U of OK Memo Hattiesburg Ministers Project accompanying donation to COFO. MS 
4/21/65 Charles Hartfield, COFO Letter/report about 5th District meeting and clothing distribution, Laurel MS
Original (PDF)  Formatted text (HTML) 
4/27/65 Miriam Braverman Letter to, COFO re Freedom libraries (NY) 
4/27/65 Augustine C— Thank you note for financial assistance (handwritten)
4/30/65 Janell Glass, COFO? Dear Lucy, letter to Lucy Montgomery describing Movement hardships in MS and requesting money for food
4/30/65 Spiver Gordon, CORE Field Report FL 
5/1/65 Virginia Steele, COFO Letter to anyone with photographs (PA) 
5/1/65 Eugene Hite, MFLU  Note to Alicia Kaplow re subsistance and MFLU (handwritten), Mayersville, MS 
5/4/65Sue Thrasher, SSOC Fund appeal letter to Lucy Montgomery
5/5/65 Hardy Frye, SNCC Letter From Holly Springs MS 
5/5/65 Charles Hartfield, SNCC  Letter to Alicia Kaplow, re work in Mississippi 
5/7/65 Charlie Cobb, SNCC A Reflective Look (Julian Bond's Campaign) GA 
5/11/65 Earnest Thomas (Deacons) Letter to Ronnie Moore re Deacons of Defense & Justice LA 
5/12/65Myles Horton, Highlander Letter to Carl Braden (SCEF) re SCEF's organizational role with AEPAC
5/14/65 Unsigned Letter From Holly Springs MS 
5/17/65 Lucy, HREC Letter to James and Rob about Highlander's education (TN) 
5/19/65 Bruce Hartford, SCLC Letter to Lyn Busch & Bruin CORE re Selma situation and activities in May after the March to Montgomery 
5/21/65Sue Thrasher, SSOC Letter to Lucy Montgomery re Chicago visit
5/23/65 Bruce Hartford, SCLC Letter to Lyn Busch & Bruin CORE re Selma boycott protests & arrests 
5/25/65 David Dennis, CORE Letter to Dick Jewett about Field Fellowship program MS 
1965 Aviva Futorian, COFO Letter From Holly Springs & Benton Co. MS 
5/65 Mimi Feingold, CORE Scouting Report — St. Tammany Parish LA 
5/65 Sandra Watts, CORE Report to Richard Haley MS 
6/65 Unknown Field Report;Washington Parish (Bogalusa LA) 
6/65  Peter Mullenberg Five Letters About Natchez Arrest & Jailing MS 
6/65  George Smith, CORE Newton County Report MS 
6/7/65Jane (Stembridge?) SNCC Personal note to Lucy Montgomery
6/64  Joseph Rauh Two Letters to Bob Moses MS 
6/9/65 Unsigned  Letter from Adams County jail MS 
6/14/65 Fannie Rush, SNCC Note to Judy Richarson re freedom school
6/17/65 Nancy Turitz, SNCC Letter From Jackson Jail MS 
6/28/65Nancy Stoller, SNCC Dear Lucy, note to Lucy Montgomery from Arkansas SNCC project
6/29/65Myles Horton, HREC Dear Lucy, note to Lucy Montgomery re workshop and activities
1965  Eugene & Nancy Turitz, SNCC Four Letters From Mississippi 
1965  Jane Stembridge, SNCC Stokely's Speech Class 
1965  Joanne Gavin, SNCC Position Paper: Funds-Sources & Staff Salaries 
1965 SCLC workers Reports From Crawfordville GA 
6/65 Harvey Malray (Deacons) Statement re carrying shotgun LA 
1965 Jim Kates, COFO Jackson City Jail MS 
7/65 Harriet, CDGM  Dear Friends MS 
7/65Unsigned COFO Dear Ellen, re situation in MS
7/12/65 Pam Smith  Claiborne Parish incident report 
7/2/65Mary Larson, COFO? Note to Lucy Montgomery re freedom schools and Movement activity in West Point MS (Clay Co). 8 pages.
7/7/65 Sen. Edward Kennedy, (USS) Letter from: Sen. Edward Kennedy re Coleman nomination to the federal branch 
7/12/65 Silas Norman, SNCC Letter re residential Freedom School in Chcago (AR) 
7/22/65 Meldon Acheson, CORE Letter re, CORE Summer Project LA 
7/28/65 Murphy Dell, NAACP Letter to Mayor of Baton Rouge LA re segregation 
1965 Sam Walker, COFO Gulfport, MS. Report & Analysis   
7/65 Unknown Report From Claiborne Parish (Homer, LA) 
7/65 Jim Letter From Natchez, MS 
1965 James Kolb Letter to DoJ re Denial of Voting Rights AL 
8/65 Unsigned  Westpoint Mississippi, (re violence) 
8/65 Willie Griggs To Whom This May Concern MS 
8/4/65 Arlene Wilgoren, SNCC Dear Mrs. Montgomery, thank you note for mimeograph donated to Pine Bluff AR protect
8/6/65 Rev. Janet Wolfe Confrontation With Authorities in Greenville AL 
8/9/65 C. Conrad Brown, HERC Dear Lucy, note regarding Highlander Center workshops, TN
8/14/65Rick Saling COFO/CORE Valley View Weekly Report, Madisono Co. MS
8/15/65Marshall Bloom, SC Dear Mrs. Montgomery, letter re Alabama and future activities.
8/16/65Rev. R.R. Rowe Dear Lucy, letter about need for freedom house in Fitzgerald GA (Ben Hill Co.)
8/18/65John Buffington, SNCC Note about Beasley boycott, West Point, MS
8/22/65 Rick Saling, COFO Weekly Report, Valley View, August 15-22. MS
8/22/65 Unsigned VSCRC Dear Mrs. Montgomery, re Hampton SNCC conference, summer project, and field work in Virginia
8/23/65 Nancy Stoller, SNCC Dear Lucy, note to Lucy Mongtomery re needed materials and funds for Arkansas SNCC
8/24/65 Nancy Stoller, SNCC Dear Lucy, follow up note to Lucy Mongtomery re materials and funds for Arkansas SNCC
8/29/65 Marshall Bloom, SC Dear Mr. Gregory, letter to Dick Gregory re Southern Courier and the movement in Alabama
9/65 Timothy Jenkins, SNCC Dear SNCC People, Tim Jenkins, SNCC. September 1965. Re rethinking the direction of SNCC and the Freedom Movement 
9/21/65 Havard Richburg, CCVL Letter to Bruce Hartford, SCLC AL 
9/27/65 Stoney Cooks, SCLC Telephone Report (Natchez, MS) 
9/29/65 Sue Thrasher, SSOC Dear Mrs. Montgomery, urgent funding request.
9/30/65 Maxine Skurka, CORE Letter to Beverly Lee re offices of Crown Zellbach LA 
10/65 SNCC Staff SNCC Field Reports 
10/65 Dona Richards, SNCC Report on the Beginnings of the Africa Project 
10/3/65 Bruce Hartford, SCLC Letter to the West Family (Selma AL) 
10/5/65 Rev. Larry Butler, SCLC Report to SCLC on work in Barbour County AL 
10/5/65 Dodie Smith, CORE Letter to Maxine Skurka re offices of Crown Zellbach LA 
10/6/65 C. Conrad Brown, HREC Dear Bette, letter to Mrs. Johnson and Bea Schniederman re Friends of Highlander outreach
10/8/65 Unsigned MFDP/CORE  4th Cong. District Office Daily Log MS
10/9/65 Unsigned MFDP/CORE 4th Cong. District Office Daily Log MS
10/9/65 Charles Horowitz, FIC Natchez Mississippi – Six Weeks of Crisis, MS. 8 page report.
10/10/65 Richards/Parris, OAU Report from Africa on Organization of African Unity 
10/65 Mike Miller, SNCC Letter to Cynthia Washington re, SNCC 
10/10/65 Unsigned MFDP/CORE 4th Cong. District Office Daily Log MS
10/12/65 Unsigned MFDP/CORE 4th Cong. District Office Daily Log MS
10/12/65 Lynne Hollander, CORE Letter to Judy Richardson re freedom primer MS 
10/15/65 Walter Gilbert, CORE Report #1 on Fire attack on CORE office in Carthage, MS (handwritten) 
10/15/65 Lynne Hollander, CORE Report #2 on Fire attack on CORE office in Carthage, MS (handwritten) 
10/15/65 Unsigned MFDP/CORE 4th Cong. District Office Daily Log MS
10/19/65 Judy Richardson, SNCC Letter to Lynne Hollander re freedom primer GA 
10/23/65 Lulu Bell Johnson Dear Montgomery, letter to Mrs. Montgomery re SNCC and clothing drive in Greenwood MS. (Handwritten)
1965 Bruce Hartford, SCLC Letter re civil rights work in AL 
11/65 Stokely Carmichael, SNCC Letter From Lowndes County AL 
11/65 Bertha Alice Nelson, Cleveland MS Plea to McCrakin (OFC) for assistance with bills due to economic retaliation for Movement participation (handwritten) 
Fall '65 Bruce Hartford, SCLC To whom it may concern in SDS, (a snarky criticism). Undated (probably Fall 1965) 
11/6/65 Lynne Hollander, CORE Letter to Sullivan Associates re Programmed Reading MS 
64–66? Bob Abt Personal note to Alicia Kaplow, re arrival in Los Angeles. Undated (probably 1964-1966) 
11/11/65 Citizens of Tallulah, CORE Letter to the Mayor of Tallulah re fire stationLA 
11/65 Charles McLaurin, SNCC Notes on Rural Organizing 
12/2/65 Pearl Hershfield Letter re Donated clothing for The South (handwritten) 
12/3/65 Cleveland Williams Letter to Lucy Montgomery re Freedom Brick Co-Op (handwritten)
65-66Correspondence thread re activists & college admissions
Unsigned SNCC: Letter to Alicia Kaplow re admissions to Univ. of Wisconsin 12/3/65
Ruth Doyle, UW: Memo re Negro Students, questions/answers. 12/30/65
Dave Achibald, SNCC: Letter re striking high school students in Forrest City AK, 2/8/66
Ruth Doyle, UW: Response re Forrest City students & Univ of Wisc., 2/11/66
Esther Heifetz, SNCC: Letter re Forrest City student situation, 2/25/66
12/6/65 Daggett Harvey Letter to Lucy Montgomery re: Economic and cultural development 
12/10/65 Myrna Thomas Note to Lucy Montgomery re: support needed (handwritten) 
12/15/65 Isaac Foster Letter to Lucy Montgomery re: Tent City, MS 
12/16/65 Burt Selle Letter to Lucy Montgomery re: Xmas appeal for children 
12/21/65 Lula Williams Note to Lucy Montgomery re appreciation for donated clothes MS (handwritten) 
12/21/65 Nina Note to Lucy Montgomery re appreciation for Xmas box 
12/30/65 Fay Bellamy, SNCC Report on Lowndes County tent city. AL 

1966 1966 Alabama Elections: Letters & Reports, SNCC/SCLC. May-Nov, 1966
1966 Unknown (MCHR) Report on Alabama MCHR Project 
1966 John Buffington, SNCC Note to Lucy Montgomery requesting money to repair bus for West Point MS project 
1/9/66 Charlie Cobb, SNCC Dear Mary (to Mary King re SNCC) 
1/10/66 Abner J. Mivka Telegram to Georgia governor from Hon. Abner Mivka (D-IL) opposing refusal to seat Julian Bond 
1/11/66 Oberia Holliday, MFDP Announcement and appeal re West Point MS sewing co-op 
1/12/66 Ann Cook, SWAP Announcement from Friends of Student Woodlawn Area Project, Chicago, IL 
1/19/66 Denise Nicholas, FST Letter to Lucy Montgomery re research into Black drama at the Shomberg Library 
1/26/66 Lowell Sachnoff, TTP Letter to Ken Montgomery re Turn Towards Peace strategy and future 
2/25/66 Monroe Sharp, FoS Emergency fund appeal letter for SNCC to Lucy Montgomery 
3/07/66 Farn? Hampton Note to Alcia Kaplow re progress and difficulties in Charleston MS, (handwritten) 
3/9/66 Stokely Carmichael, SNCC Note to Lucy Montgomery re Tent City in Lowndes County, March 9 1966 
3/26/66 Frank Smity, NDI Note to Lucy Montgomery, re Strike City and events in Jackson MS. 
3/29/66 Tina Harris, SNCC Note to Lucy Montgomery, re proposed Poor Peoples Land Corpration AL 
4/66 Bruce Hartford, SCLC Dear Family, letter abount voting rights struggle in Hale Co. AL
4/6/66  Marion Wright Invitation to school desegregation conference, MS 
5/66 Rev. Samuel Wells, SCLC Report on Marengo County AL 
5/2/66   Letter to Sen. Fullbright opposing U.S. enabling of Portugeuse colonialism in Africa, academic department heads, Lincoln University, PA 
5/3/66 Lucy Montgomery Letter to Frank and Jean Smith re NAACP Legal Defense and Education convocation. 
5/3/66 James Forman, SNCC Note to Lucy Montgomery, re loan and living arrangements in Atlanta GA 
5/9/66 Lucy Moore Letter to Lucy Montgomery re Volunteer Teachers for Africa and failures of U.S. government 
6/4/66 Jon Tavasti, CORE Hi Ho Bruce, letter about state of the Movement in Venice & L.A. CA (Handwriten)
6/9/66 Unsigned, SNCC An Organizer's Notebook, (AR) 
6/24/66 Alicia Kaplow & Elizabeth FoS/SNCC? Exchange of notes about contacting former SNCC staff 
6/29/66 Russell James, USDA Denial of food assistance, MS 
7/66 Bruce Hartford, SCLC Letter about Meredith Mississippi March and Grenada MS
7/13/66 Hosea Williams, SCLC Letter to National Council of Churches re sound system MS 
7/66 Bruce Hartford, SCLC Letter about the Meredith Mississippi March 
7/66? M. George Walters, DM? The Mississippi Freedom March and Issued Raised for the Movement, re Meredith March Against Fear and Black Power 
8/3/66 Senotobia MS SNCC workers Note to Alicia Kaplow re desperate need for financial help (handwritten) 
8/10/66 Bruce Hartford, SCLC Weekly Report, Grenada MS. 
8/12/66 Bruce Hartford, SCLC Daily Individual Report, Grenada MS. 
8/3/66 Ernest Powers, SNCC Note to Alicia Kaplow re desperate need of financial help (handwritten) (Senatoba MS) 
8/5/66 Janine(?) Haynes Desperate plea for help with welfare denial addressed to Marian Wright, (handwritten. MS 
8/8/66 Walden Howard Four Days For Freedom, report from Grenada, Mississippi 
8/9/66 Dwight Bozeman Grenada, Mississippi, report on mob violence 
8/20/66 Sid Walker, SNCC Memo to, SNCC Central Committee MS 
9/1/66 Bruce Hartford, SCLC Weekly Report (Grenada MS) 
9/66 Bruce Hartford, SCLC Letter about the Grenada MS movement 
9/66 John Salter, NAACP Letter Describing Medgar Evers MS 
9/16/66 Bruce Hartford, SCLC School Integration Report (Grenada, MS 
10/66 Lorenzi & Shimkin, FIS Report on a Meeting of Community Organizers in MS. 
1966 Gwen Patton, SNCC Lowndes County Election Fraud 
10/26/66 Unsigned, SNCC Note to Alicia Kaplow re desperate need for funds (West Point MS) 
10/27/66 Bruce Hartford, SCLC Arrest Report (Grenada MS) 
1966 Bruce Hartford, SCLC ASCS Organizing Report #1 
1966 Bruce Hartford (SCLC ASCS Report #2 
10/17/66 Robert Gelgach Letter to Lucy Montgomery, re Cook for Congress campaign (IL) 
11/66 Fay Bellamy, SNCC A Little Old Report (re Stokeley & SNCC) 
11/66 Loraine Howard Taliaferro Ladies' Goes to Washington, GA 
12/6/66 Bruce Hartford, SCLC Report on Poor Peoples Committee (Grenada MS) 
12/66 Bruce Hartford (SCLC North & South Report (re Grenada MS) 

1967
1/7/67 Dora & Joe Adams Note to Alicia Kaplow re appreciation of support (West Point MS), 
1/7/67 Illegible, OFC Letter to Amzie Moore re: Money Orders
1/14/67 Bruce Hartford, SCLC Report on Poor Peoples Committee (Grenada MS) 
1/24/67 Ceaser Scott, SNCC Letter to John Doar re conditions & problems Bolivar Co. MS 
2/9/67 Chico Neblett, SNCC Letter to Howard Zinn re post-SNCC travels & travails (handwritten) 
3/67 Fay (Bellamy?), SNCC Dear Staff (To SNCC) 
3/16/67 Charlie Cobb, SNCC Letter to US on his Trip to Vietnam #1 
3/19/65 Charlie Cobb, SNCC Letter to US on his Trip to Vietnam #2 
3/21/67 C. Conrad Browne, HREC Letter to Amzie, re materials (TN) 
3/22/67 Kenneth Wagner, MRDC Letter to Amzie Moore, re proposal MS 
3/23/67 Mrs. Kenneth Montgomery Letter to Amzie, re political training session MS 
3/24/67 Mrs. Kenneth Montgomery Letter to Amzie, re political campaign program MS 
4/5/67 J.M. Merrell, OEO  Letter to Mrs. Mary Ree McCaskill MS re dispute over Head Start program, MS 
5/2/67 Arthur L. Ward Letter to Amzie Moore, re pre-school MS 
5/2/67 Juanita Johnson Letter to Amzie Moore, re Head-Start School MS 
6/27/67 Mrs. Harold Respass Letter to Amzie Moore re donation of clothes MS 
7/17/67 Amzie Moore, NAACP Dear Mr. Moore, invitation to discuss housing inssues in MS from Clay Cochran, ISHHA
1967 John Obee Dear Mom and Dad 
8/67 Fay Bellamy, SNCC Letter on Role of Women 
8/1/67 Maurice McCrackin, OFC Letter to Amzie, re health MS 
8/15/67 Maurice McCrackin, OFC Letter to Charles McLaurin re financial situation MS 
8/15/67 Maurice McCrackin, OFC Letter to Amzie re McLaurin's financial situation MS 
8/23/67 Maurice McCrackin, OFC Letter to Amzie, re programs MS 
8/30/67 Edgar Cahn Letter to Amzie, re Citizens' Rights Complaint Center MS 
9/67 George Ware, SNCC Report to, SNCC Staff on Trip to Cuba 
9/8/67 John Wilson Letter to Maurice, re Operation Freedom 
9/10/67 Laura Engle Note to Amzie Moore, re food stamp problemsMS 
9/11/67 Illegible OFC Note to Amzie Moore, re asthma & support work MS 
9/22/67 Lowell Dodge Letter to Joel Fleishman, Yale Univ re leadership training for MS 
10/4/67 William Alexander (candidate) Letter to Amzie Moore asking for his political support in state Senate race. MS 
10/10/67 Willard McIlwan (candidate) Letter to Amzie Moore asking for his political support in state Senate race. MS 
10/12/67 Mrs. Mable Wilmington, PPC Letter to Mr. Moore, re list of names MS 
10/16/67 Maurice McCrackin, OFC Memo to Amzie Moore, re support work MS 
10/31/67 Rubel Phillips (candidate) Letter to Amzie Moore asking for his political support in Governor's race. MS 
10/31/67 Rubel Phillips (candidate) Letter to Amzie Moore asking for his political support in Governor's race. MS 
11/20/67 Maurice McCrackin OFC Note to Amzie Moore, re his health MS 

1968 and later
1968? Dorothy Zellner, SCEF Report to the SCEF Board From the Deep South Project, undated 
4/7/68 Joe MS Dear Faith re families MS 
5/14/68 Unsigned West Marks Democratic Party precinct convention, MS 
8/1/68 Charles Jefferson, SCLC Report from Grenada MS 7/26-8/2/68 
9/68 Charles Jefferson, SCLC Report from Grenada MS 9/9-9/14/68 
9/68 Charles Jefferson, SCLC Report from Grenada MS 9/16-9/22/68 
10/29/68 Charles Jefferson, SCLC Weekly Report from Grenada MS 
11/6/68 Charles Jefferson, SCLC Letter to Hosea Williams from Grenada MS 
11/18/68 Charles Jefferson, SCLC Weekly Report, Grenada MS 
12/9/68 Charles Jefferson, SCLC Weekly Report, Grenada MS 
12/29/69 Victor Cassidy, SNCC Letter to Wisconsin Historical Society re donation of SNCC papers 

See also:

History & Timeline: 1951-1968 — Descriptions of Movement events. 
Our Words — Articles & speeches by Movement veterans written at the time. 
Documents — Movement publications, reports, organizing, strategy, etc. 
Photo Album — Movement photos, posters, etc. 
Our Thoughts — Retrospectives and later analysis by Movement veterans. 
Our Stories — Memories, narratives & interviews of Movement veterans. 
Our Thoughts — Analyses and commentaries by Movement veterans. 
Discussions — Transcripts of group discussions by veterans. 


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