Manuscript Collection

Oragneburg Massacre Report - Accession 494 - M205 (247)

Title

Oragneburg Massacre Report - Accession 494 - M205 (247)

Files

Identifier

Accession 494 - M205 (247)

Inclusive Dates

1968

Restrictions

Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

Collection Size

47 pieces

Language

English

Scope and Content Note

The Orangeburg Massacre Report consists of a Special Report issued by the Southern Regional Council by Pat Watters and Weldon Rougeau concerning the demonstration against segregation that ended in violence in Orangeburg, S.C. on February 8, 1968. Events leading up to the demonstration and the aftermath of the massacre are also covered in the report.

Provenance

The Special Report of the Southern Regional Council was given to the Archives by Mrs. Clarence Hornsby on February 8, 1983.

Copyright

For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.

Oragneburg Massacre Report - Accession 494 - M205 (247)

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