Your Turn to Act For Freedom Civil Rights Leaflet
Collection number: ahc.MSS678f
Scope and Contents of the Records
This collection consists of a leaflet, dated 3 December, 1960, obtained by William Stanford Sr., which was distributed for this civil rights march by students attending college at schools within the Atlanta University Center system.
- 3 December, 1960
Restrictions on Access
This collection is open for research.
Restrictions on Use
Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.
William Stanford Sr. (1933-2005) was employed at the security department at Rich’s department store in Atlanta. During his employment, a civil rights march was held by African American college students, possibly from Atlanta University Center colleges and universities, protesting Atlanta businesses that refused to offer equal treatment in their stores, restaurants, and at their dining counters.
Gift of William Lee Stanford Jr., 2005 (2005.243)
General Physical Description note
Extent: 1 item
Collection processed in 2008.
- Your Turn to Act For Freedom Civil Rights Leaflet ahc.MSS 678F
- An Inventory of Its Records at the Kenan Research Center of the Atlanta History Center
- Inventory prepared by Paul Crater
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- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.