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SCOPE volunteer Sarah Oakes with two local children

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Title

SCOPE volunteer Sarah Oakes with two local children

Description

SCOPE volunteer Sarah L. Oakes with two local children in the house where most of the Columbia University SCOPE volunteers stayed during the summer of 1965 (746 Amelia Street, Orangeburg, SC).

The SCOPE Project was an initiative of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) during the summer of 1965, with around 500 predominantly white students from universities in the north and west travelling to southern communities to work on voter registration efforts.

Subject

Civil Rights Movement -- United States.
Southern Christian Leadership Conference.
Summer Community Organization and Political Education (Organization).

Creator

Savage, Dean

Source

DeanSavagePapers.Box1.Folder6

Publisher

Queens College Department of Special Collections and Archives (New York, N.Y.)

Date

c. 1965

Date Created

2012-04-05

Rights

Reprinted with permission of Dean Savage. This material may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). We welcome you to make fair use of the content accessible on this website as defined by copyright law. Please note that you are responsible for determining whether your use is fair and for responding to any claims that may arise from your use.

Format

Image
JPEG

Extent

89293 Bytes

Language

English

Type

Still Image

Spatial Coverage

Orangeburg (S.C.)

Original Format

Photograph; Color

Physical Dimensions

3.5 x 3.5 inches (89 x 89 mm)

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Citation

Savage, Dean, “SCOPE volunteer Sarah Oakes with two local children,” Queens College Civil Rights Archives, accessed October 19, 2018, http://archives.qc.cuny.edu/civilrights/items/show/116.

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