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    Victor S. Navasky Personal Papers
    1954-1976

    ...F. VSNPP-019-008 Background: Silberling, Edwyn VSNPP-019-009 Background: Sinatra, Frank Jr. VSNPP-019-010 Background: Sit-ins VSNPP-019-011 Background: Sobell, Morton VSNPP-019-012 Background: Solicitor General VSNPP-019-013 Background: Speiser, Lawrence...

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    Scott Rafferty Personal Papers
    1974-1976

    ...Civil Rights Division Files: Subject Index SRPP-005-002 Civil Rights Division Files: Glickstein sit-ins SRPP-005-003 Civil Rights Division Files: Attorney General reports, civil rights SRPP-005-004 Civil...

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    Correspondence, June 1963
    Burke Marshall Personal Papers19 September 1957, 1963: 16 April-19 June

    ...be delayed nc longer. lou may well ask,"Wby direct action?" "Why sit-ins, marches, etc*?* •I*nlt negotiation a better path?" You are exactly right...

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    Georgia: Atlanta, 1961
    Burke Marshall Personal Papers1961: 30 July-16 August, undated

    ...15, but, that he believes the younger negroes might begin lunch counter sit-ins on August 31, the day after the schools are desegregated. He believes...

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    Florida, 1961
    Burke Marshall Personal PapersAugust 1961: 8-9, undated

    Duval County (continued, 2) Jacksonville Sit-ins and the Riot Jacksonville had two ugly days of rioting, or nearly that, in the late Summer of i960...

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    Commission on Civil Rights, 1963: January-July
    Burke Marshall Personal Papers8 March 1962-30 June 1963, undated

    16 Those communities or businesses "which defy concerted public pressure, boycott and sit-ins, are evidencing an unusual degree of emotion or pressure; conversely, there is...

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    Committee of Inquiry into the Administration of Justice in the Freedom Struggle
    Burke Marshall Personal PapersMay 1962: 25-28

    ...tour of Mississippi jails. Our being arrested was not extraordinary. Since the sit-ins in Greensboro, N. C, in February, 1960, more than 5,000 civil...

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    Lawyers Committee on Civil Rights, June 1963 and undated
    Burke Marshall Personal Papers9 June 1962-28 June 1963, undated

    ...and other harass- ment. SECOND Southern Litigation: university entrance suits; suits involving sit-ins; defending "vagrancy" charges; suits under Federal Civil Rights Acts; omnibus suits; voting...

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    Correspondence, 1963: January-March
    Burke Marshall Personal Papers29 October 1962-29 March 1963, undated

    ...South", "Walk in my Shoes" and the NBC White Paper on the sit-ins, it is indeed a pleasure to acquire this card. This is apparently...

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    Equal employment in Birmingham: Memo, December 1963
    Burke Marshall Personal Papers15 November 1962-13 December 1963, undated

    ...rapidly abandoning lawsuits as their chief tactic. Direct action is replacing it: sit-ins, kneel ins, wadc-ins, boy- cotts, demonstrations, picket lines. So. will industry be...

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