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    • Homecoming parade and game (ca. 1955) 

      Archives, Tuskegee (2016-07-26)
    • Dr. Elizabeth Koontz 

      Sales, Henry (Tuskegee University Archives, 2016-04-04)
      Elizabeth Duncan Koontz, the first black president of the National Education Association and director of the Women's Bureau in President Nixon's Department of Labor in 1964.
    • Tuskegee Civic Association Meeting #1 [June 25, 1957]: The announcement of the Tuskegee Boycott. K. L. Buford, D. W. Wynn, Charles G. Gomillion, S. T. Martin 

      Gomillion, Charles G.; Buford, K. L.; Wynn, D. W.; Martin, S. T.; Tuskegee Civic Association; Johnson, Charles; McWilliams, Jared (2017-05-31)
      Audio recording of the first mass meeting called during the Tuskegee Civic Association (TCA) Crusade for Citizenship, held June 25, 1957, and the first public announcement of the Tuskegee Boycott. Main program includes ...
    • Tuskegee Civic Association Meeting #2 [July 2, 1957]: K.L. Buford, Fred Shuttlesworth, Ralph David Abernathy, and Martin Luther King Jr. Program 

      Johnson, Charles; McWilliams, Jared (2017-02-21)
      Program for July 2, 1957, mass meeting called by the Tuskegee Civic Association (TCA) in the second month of the Tuskegee Boycott and Crusade for Citizenship. Main program includes speeches by K. L. Buford, a local minister ...
    • Martin Luther King Jr., at Tuskegee Civic Association Meeting 

      McWilliams, Jared (P. H. Polk, 2017-02-10)
      Photograph of Martin Luther King, Jr., at the July 2, 1957, mass meeting called by the Tuskegee Civic Association (TCA) in the second month of the Tuskegee Boycott and Crusade for Citizenship. The photograph was taken by ...
    • Tuskegee Civic Association Meeting #2 [July 2, 1957]: K.L. Buford, Fred Shuttlesworth, Ralph David Abernathy, and Martin Luther King Jr. 

      Johnson, Charles; McWilliams, Jared (Tuskegee Civic Association, 2017-02-09)
      Audio recording of July 2, 1957 mass meeting called by the Tuskegee Civic Association (TCA) in the second month of the Tuskegee Boycott and Crusade for Citizenship. Main program includes speeches by K. L. Buford, a local ...
    • Tuskegee Boogie 

      James, McKinley (Macon Records, 2018-08-03)
      Song from Macon Records, recorded by McKinley James, ca. 1960
    • Tuskegee Civc Association Meeting #103 [June 23, 1959]: Frank J. Toland, W.C. Patton, W.P. Mitchell, Jackie Robinson 

      McWilliams, Jared; Johnson, Charles (Tuskegee Civic Association, 2017-02-09)
      TCA mass meeting on the second anniversary of the Crusade for Citizenship, June 23, 1959. Frank J. Toland recounts the history of the Crusade for Citizenship in Tuskegee. The Brooklyn Dodgers' baseball star Jackie Robinson ...
    • Dr. Charles G. Gomillion 

      Sales, Henry (Tuskegee University Archives, 2016-04-04)
      Charles Goode Gomillion is best known as a community activist with a strong interest in voter rights. His active involvement in voter rights for black Americans in the late 1950s, and eventually the lawsuit that led to the ...
    • Jesse Jackson 

      Sales, Henry (Tuskegee University Archives, 2016-04-05)
      Jesse Louis Jackson, Sr. is an American civil rights activist, Baptist minister, and politician. He was a candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination in 1984 and 1988 and served as a shadow U.S. Senator for the ...
    • Louis Farrakhan 

      Sales, Henry (Tuskegee University Archives, 2016-04-05)
      Louis Farrakhan, Sr. is the leader of the religious group Nation of Islam (NOI). He served as the minister of major mosques in Boston and Harlem, and was appointed by the longtime NOI leader, Elijah Muhammad, as the National ...
    • Vera C. Foster and Jesse Jackson 

      Sales, Henry (Tuskegee University Archives, 2016-04-05)
      Jesse Louis Jackson, Sr. is an American civil rights activist, Baptist minister, and politician. He was a candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination in 1984 and 1988 and served as a shadow U.S. Senator for the ...
    • Malcolm X 

      Sales, Henry (Tuskegee University Archives, 2016-04-05)
      Malcolm X born Malcolm Little and also known as el-Hajj Malik el-Shabazz was an American Muslim minister and human rights activist. To his admirers he was a courageous advocate for the rights of blacks, a man who indicted ...
    • Sam Young Shooting 

      Davis, Gierah (Tuskegee University Archives, 2016-04-04)
      Samuel (“Sammy”) Leamon Young Jr. was a young civil rights activist who was shot to death on January 3, 1966 when he attempted to use a whites-only restroom at a gas station in Macon County, Alabama. He was 21 years old. ...
    • Muhammad Ali at Logan Hall, Tuskegee Institute 

      McWilliams, Jared; Johnson, Charles (2017-02-09)
      On November 23, 1966, the Tuskegee Institute SGA brought the Heavyweight Champ of the World Muhammad Ali, as part of his college speaking tour, to Tuskegee to talk to the students before the Cramton Bowl Classic. Before ...
    • Coretta Scott King 

      Sales, Henry (Tuskegee University Archives, 2016-04-04)
      Coretta Scott King was an American author, activist, and civil rights leader, and the wife of Martin Luther King, Jr. from 1953 until his death in 1968. Coretta Scott King helped lead the African-American Civil Rights ...
    • Julian Bond on the Vietnam War and the Black Vote as a "Third Force," Logan Hall, Tuskegee Institute 

      Johnson, Charles; McWilliams, Jared (2017-04-06)
      On Sunday January 29, 1967, Julian Bond gave an impromptu informal talk at Logan Hall as part of Tuskegee's Interim week event. Julian Bond was a longtime civil rights activist and founding member and national spokesperson ...
    • Student Protest 

      Sales, Henry (Tuskegee University Archives, 2016-04-05)
      Student discontent arose and touched off a campus wide boycott.
    • Student Protests 

      Sales, Henry (Tuskegee University Archives, 2016-04-05)
      Students boycott atrocities which took place against African Americans in 1968.
    • Abernathy Interview Roll 5 and 6 S1 

      Abernathy, Ralph David (Tuskegee University Archives: Justin Bell, 2016-03-02)
      Civil Right Era Interview, Ralph David Abernathy Ca. 1970