TITLE

There was a man... glory

AUTHOR(S)
Tatum
PUB. DATE
July 1999
SOURCE
New York Amsterdam News;07/15/99, Vol. 90 Issue 29, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Editorial. Presents a tribute to the late James Farmer, one of the founders of the Congress of Racial Equality. Inspiration of the development of the Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committee (SNCC); Farmer's participation in various demonstrations for civil rights; Bravery and intelligence.
ACCESSION #
2216883

 

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