Archive Record

Object Name Clipping, Newspaper
Catalog Number 2016.004.011.a,b
Collection Chattanooga News-Free Press Collection
Description Series of Chattanooga News-Free Press clippings about desegregation actions in August 1960.

a1,2) "Negroes Get Service At City Places" Details the serving of some 20 African American students at white lunch counters in downtown stores, which occurred through a mutually agreed upon plan with the stores. August 6, 1960.
b1,2) "Lunch Counters Serve Negroes" Briefly details the serving of African American students at seven downtown lunch counters. August 6, 1960.
Date 1960
Dates of Creation August 6, 1960
Extent of Description a(1) 6.75" x 1.75"
a(2) 9.50" x 1.75"
b(1) 4.75" x 1.75"
b(2) 4.00" x 1.75"
Accession number 2016.004