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What's Wrong with Civil Rights?

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Belmont MA, American Opinion: 1960's

Seller ID: 10112


Folded in thirds for mailing, else NF; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 2 pages; Propaganda piece from the John Birch Society detailing how the Communists created the American Civil Rights movement. Includes a list of American Opinion publications on Civil Rights and how to order . View more info

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Tom Hayden Handbill / Chicago Red Squad

By: (Tom Hayden)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Chicago, Tom Hayden, Wolfe Lowenthal Defenders: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14280


ORIGINAL--NOTA?REPRODUCTION. Near Fine. Stored flat for 40 years: Clean, one small curl on bottom left corner, tears.Some age discoloration at the edges.8.5 x 11 handbill from 1969, printed black on white stock, promotes upcoming trial of Tom Hayden and Wolfe Lowenthal to be held at Chicago’s notorious south side Criminal Courts building at 26th and California. Hayden and Wolfe had been arrested during the 1968 Chicago Democratic Convention “Festival of Life” even... View more info

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House Un-American Activities Committee: Bulwark of Segregation

By: Braden, Anne

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, National Committe to Abolish the House Un-American Activities Committee: 1964

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15242


This copy is near fine except that some pencil writing at the top of the front wrap has been erased leaving a light residue. See scan. The booklet is a strong argument against HUAC in the middle of the Civil Rights Movement. Printed request for donations from the Southern Conference Educational Fund laid in. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 49 pages View more info

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Southern Journey

By: Dent, Tom

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York City, William Morrow: 1997

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 6574


The book is about NF with only a trace of wear. The dustjacket is VG+ with dings on top of spine and at top right corner. ; B & W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 400 pages; This book recounts a journey to the South, twenty years after the Civil Rights movement, to see what changes have occurred. The work received a positive reception on its publication in 1997. View more info

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Southern Rebel in Reverse : The Autobiography of an Idol-Shaker

By: Dodge, D. Witherspoon (with Clair M. Cook)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, The American Press: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition, Stated; First Printing

Seller ID: 14870


Book has very light general wear and aging, with some light toning along the cover edges. Jacket is similar to the book but has some small chips and tear, mainly near corners. Square and securely bound. Review copy with annocement sheet laid in. Dodge was a Southern minister, who actively worked for unionization and Civil Rights in the South from the 1930's in the 1960's. This book is autobiography along with an unusual perspective on the South before Civil Rights legisl... View more info

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Segregation Issue Must be Settled in a Christian Spirit

By: Editors, Progressive Farmer

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Progressive Farmer: 1955

Seller ID: 11617


Single teardsheet, reprinted fromProgrssive Farmer Magazine. Toning along edges, some small tears at folds, and a couple of stray pencil marks. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 1 pages; This is an editorial from the Progressive Farmer, asking for restraint and a Christian spirit in dealing with the issue of segregation in the South (ca. 1955). The editorial calls for reason but staunchly opposes segregation. A second editorial on the same page hopes that 1955 will be good ... View more info

Cover Letter and Synopsis of the Report of the Sibley School Study Committee

By: Felts, M. Richard

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Atlanta, M. Richard Felts and Associates: 1960

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 11409


This letter and the accompanying report are NF except for expected age-toning on paper. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 4 pages; This is a synopsis of the Report of the Sibley Committee which had been appointed by Georgia Governor Earnest Vandiver to study Georgia's response to court-ordered integration in the Atlanta Public Schools. The report offered a mild movement to integration but it, along with the peaceful integration of the University of Georgia, kept the pu... View more info

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National States Rights Party Receipt with Autograph

By: Fields, E. R.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Knoxville, National States Rights Party: c. 1970

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15331


Postcard-sized, white card stock receipt for contribution to National States Rights Party, signed by co-founder, Dr. E. R. Fields. The recept has minimal wear and is about fine. The National States Rights Party was a neo-Nazi organization, opposed to racial integration. It was founded in 1950 in Knoxville, Tennessee by Edward Reed Fields and J. B. Stoner. This organization was one of many groups opposed to the Civil Rights movement. Eventually Fields became more involved... View more info

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Autograph of Roy Innis on Photo, framed.

By: Innis, Roy

Price: $150.00

Publisher: N.D.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15362


Roy Innis, National Chairman of CORE, Congress of Racial Equality from 1968 until his death in January, 2017. Signed 8x10 photo, matted to 10x13. and framed.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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The First Freedom Ride: the Walter Bergman Story

By: Kaufman, Dorothy B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Detroit, ACLU Fund Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6217


Very light wear to edges and corners. ; B & W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 202 pages; ACLU Press book detailing FBI involvement in violence against first freedom riders. View more info

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A Tale of 22 Cities Report on Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 Compiled from NAM Seminars

By: Kothe, Charles A. (ed.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, National Association of Manufacturers: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9767


Brown cloth with gilt titles. Square with a secure binding and light edge and corner wear. VG+ to NF . ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 168 pages; Essays and reports from the National Association of Manufacturers on their response to the 1964 Civil Rights Act. Interesting and unusual relic from another time. View more info