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Lucile Montgomery papers

Repository: Wisconsin Historical Society. Library-Archives

Collection Description (Extant): Papers, mainly 1964 and 1965, of a patron of the civil rights movement. Included are correspondence, notes, circulars, press releases, project plans, and reports relating to the Highlander Research and Education Center, the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), and various Mississippi civil rights groups and activities. On tape are several Freedom School workshops and a Chicago meeting addressed by James Bevel and Martin Luther King, Jr.

On side 2 of tape no. 4 in this collection is a copy of interviews conducted by Anne Romaine with Annie Devine and Ed King; transcripts are in the Anne Romaine collection. This taped copy probably was retained inadvertently by the Historical Society.

Date(s): 1963-1967

Existing IDs: Micro 44; SC 662; Tape 425A

Extent: 0.1 c.f. (1 folder), 3 reels of microfilm (35mm), and 8 tape recordings

Finding Aid URL: http://digital.library.wisc.edu/1711.dl/wiarchives.uw-whs-micr0044 External Link

Language: English

Interviewees: Annie Devine, Ed King

Rights (CRHP): Contact the repository which holds the collection for information on rights

Subjects:

African American civil rights workers
African American clergy
African Americans--Civil rights--Mississippi
Highlander Research and Education Center (Knoxville, Tenn.)
Mississippi Freedom Schools
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)

Genres:

Interviews
Lectures
Sound recordings
Speeches

 

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