Congress of Racial Equality (13)

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Organization

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Principal Location: New York, New York, United States
Duration: 1942 - current (Africa solidarity work 1953 - first half of the 1960s)
New York, New York, United States
The Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) was founded in 1942 as a civil rights organization in Chicago, Illinois. At so...

Documents

by Congress of Racial Equality, American Committee on Africa
New York, New York, October 8, 1963
Press release announcing plans for a picket protesting the unloading of a South African ship, the African Pioneer, at...
Type: Press Release
Africa coverage: South Africa
by American Committee on Africa, Congress of Racial Equality
New York, New York, October 9, 1963
Leaflet passed out at a protest picket line against US-South African trade at Port Authority Pier 6 in Brooklyn, wher...
Type: Leaflet
Africa coverage: South Africa
by Anthony Scotto, George Houser, James Farmer, American Committee on Africa, Congress of Racial Equality, International Longshoremen's Association
New York, New York, October 9, 1963
The joint statement issued as a press release says a line of pickets protesting US-South African trade is marching be...
Type: Press Release
Africa coverage: South Africa
by Students for a Democratic Society, American Committee on Africa, Newark CORE
New York, New York, About January or early February 1966
Leaflet advertising a demonstration in Newark, New Jersey protesting the National Conference of Christians and Jews g...
Type: Leaflet
Africa coverage: South Africa
by Congress of Racial Equality, American Committee on Africa, National Student Christian Federation, Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, Students for a Democratic Society, W.E.B. DuBois Clubs
New York, New York, Undated, November 2, 1966?
This apparently is a leaflet handed out at a demonstration at Chase Manhattan Bank, possibly on November 2, 1966. Wh...
Type: Leaflet
Africa coverage: South Africa

Photograph

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San Francisco, California, United States, December 17, 1962
Local 10 of the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU), in coordination with the Mary-Louise Hooper, West...
Type: Photograph
Africa coverage: South Africa
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by Collin Gonze
Brooklyn, New York, United States, October 9 or 10, 1963
The American Committee on Africa and the Congress of Racial Equality organized a picket of the South African Pioneer ...
Type: Photograph
Africa coverage: South Africa
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by Collin Gonze
Brooklyn, New York, United States, October 9 or 10, 1963
The Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) and the American Committee on Africa (ACOA) organized a picket of the ship the...
Type: Photograph
Africa coverage: South Africa
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by Collin Gonze
Brooklyn, New York, United States, October 9 or 10, 1963
Joe Ridgeway, a unionist, at a picket at the Brooklyn docks of the South African Pioneer, which was carrying goods fr...
Type: Photograph
Africa coverage: South Africa
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by Collin Gonze
Brooklyn, New York, United States, October 9 or 10, 1963
Jim Peck at a picket line on the Brooklyn docks protesting the South African Pioneer that was carrying goods from Sou...
Type: Photograph
Africa coverage: South Africa
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by Collin Gonze
Brooklyn, New York, United States, October 10, 1963
James Farmer, President of the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE), and George M. Houser, Executive Director of the Am...
Type: Photograph
Africa coverage: South Africa
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New York, New York, United States, Apparently June 4, 1964
Hundreds protested the Rivonia trial in front of the South African Consulate in New York. The trial began in November...
Type: Photograph
Africa coverage: South Africa
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New York, New York, United States, March 19, 1965
Demonstration at Chase Manhattan Bank's main office in lower Manhattan because of the banks loans to apartheid South ...
Type: Photograph
Africa coverage: South Africa