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Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee

 
 
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee Marker image. Click for full size.
By Robert Cole, May 15, 2010
1. Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee Marker
Inscription. Civil rights organization, an outgrowth of sit-in movement, had origins in conference at Shaw University, Apr. 15-17, 1960.
 
Erected 2000 by NC Division of Arhives and History. (Marker Number H-107.)
 
Location. 35° 46.188′ N, 78° 38.316′ W. Marker is in Raleigh, North Carolina, in Wake County. Marker is at the intersection of South Wilmington Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, on the right when traveling north on South Wilmington Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 809 S Wilmington St., Raleigh NC 27601, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Leonard Medical School (within shouting distance of this marker); Governorís Palace of North Carolina (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Estey Hall (about 800 feet away); Shaw University (approx. 0.2 miles away); Governorís Palace (approx. 0.2 miles away); General Grant (approx. 0.2 miles away); James H. Young (approx. ľ mile away); Tupper Memorial Baptist Church (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Raleigh.
 
More about this marker. Marker located near the southern perimeter of Shaw University.
 
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Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee Marker image. Click for full size.
By Robert Cole, May 15, 2010
2. Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee Marker
North-looking photo of marker from intersection of South Wilmington Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, a few blocks south of downtown Raleigh. Wilmington Street is a one-way street north at this point.

1. Wikipedia: Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee. (Submitted on June 8, 2010, by Cleo Robertson of Fort Lauderdale, Florida.)
2. Spartacus Educational: Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee. (Submitted on June 8, 2010, by Cleo Robertson of Fort Lauderdale, Florida.)
3. The Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee: A Brief History of a Grass-Roots Organization. (Submitted on June 8, 2010, by Cleo Robertson of Fort Lauderdale, Florida.)
4. People's World: SNCC 50th anniversary meet mixes nostalgia and determination. The Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) held its 50th anniversary conference at Shaw University, April 15-18, 2010. (Submitted on June 8, 2010, by Cleo Robertson of Fort Lauderdale, Florida.) 

5. North Carolina Office of Archives & History Essay about the SNCC. (Submitted on June 29, 2010.)
 
Categories. 20th CenturyAfrican AmericansCivil RightsEducationNotable Events
 
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee FBI File image. Click for more information.
By U.S. Government Digitized Manuscript Image
3. Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee FBI File
Extract of 2,800 page file copied from FBI Headquarters in Washington, D.C., and archived on CD-ROM, covering the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC). Files contain reports covering a wide number of aspects of the SNCC including, group origins, leaders Stokely Carmichael and H. Rap Brown, reports from informants, activities with other groups including; Students for a Democratic Society (SDS), Nation of Islam, Student Christian Leadership Conference, Congress for Racial Equality Black Panther Party, and the NAACP.
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