||Martin Luther King, Jr.; Ella Baker; John Lee Tilley; Wyatt Tee Walker; Whitney M Young; Ralph Abernathy; Dorothy Cotton; A Philip Randolph; Septima Poinsette Clark; Hosea L Williams
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Southern Christian Leadership Conference.
||90 linear feet.
The Southern Christian Leadership papers cover the period from the founding of the organization in 1957 until the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr., in 1968. They are arranged in subgroupings: President's office, Executive Director's office, Finance office, Public relations office and Program department. Documents cover topics such as the Birmingham Campaign of 1963, the Nobel Prize, the Selma-Montgomery March, the Vietnam Conflict, and relations with the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee.