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Court hearing for SCOPE volunteers arrested at sit-in

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Title

Court hearing for SCOPE volunteers arrested at sit-in

Description

Orangeburg County Courthouse, hearing for arrests related to August 2 sit-in. Sentences of 30 days in jail or fines of $50 were meted out to each of the 35 demonstrators found guilty of disorderly conduct. Among those in back row: Al Szymanski (glasses) and Moshe Shur (two seats to the left of Szymanski).

Subject

Discrimination in law enforcement--United States.
Orangeburg County (S.C.)
Summer Community Organization and Political Education (Organization).
Southern Christian Leadership Conference.
Civil Rights Movement -- United States.

Creator

Savage, Dean

Source

DeanSavagePapers.Box1.Folder6

Publisher

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

Date

1965-08

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

88269 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, “Court hearing for SCOPE volunteers arrested at sit-in ,” Queens College Civil Rights Archives, accessed July 2, 2022, http://archives.qc.cuny.edu/civilrights/items/show/119.

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