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Civil rights--Georgia--Atlanta.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Atlanta Branch records

 Collection
Identifier: aarl98-007
Scope and Contents note The NAACP Atlanta Branch Records document the administration and committee work of the organization. The collection comes primarily from Jondelle Johnson’s tenure as Executive Director from 1972-1985 and her leadership with the Special Projects Committee in the 1990s. Presidents represented in the collection include Samuel W. Williams, C. Miles Smith, Lonnie King, and Julian Bond. The collection spans nearly 40 years and documents the Branch’s activities and initiatives through legislation,...
Dates: 1950-1998

Vertical File Collection

 Collection
Identifier: VF-001
Scope and Contents The Vertical Files consist of a collection of resources organized by various topics. These items include newspaper articles, programs, obituaries, and ephemeral materials. These topics range from education and social clubs to organizations and civil rights leaders.

The Vertical Files are a great resource for researchers hoping to gain information on the African diaspora in Atlanta from 1920-2000.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1880 - 1999