Series 6
Subject files, 1952-2011
Boxes 24-30

Scope and Content Note

The series consists of subject files from 1952-2011 and includes correspondence, notes, printed material, and other items. These materials cover topics of interest to C.T. and Octavia Vivian, including democracy in Africa, human rights, African American history and organizations, civil rights history, and writings by Octavia Vivian.

Arrangement Note

Arranged in alphabetical order.

Processing Note

Overlap between the topics in this series and Series 1: Binders is due to Octavia Vivian's work previous to the collections rehousing here.

Box Folder Content
24 1 100 Black Men of America, Inc., 2006
24 2 Abernathy, Ralph David, 1969-1982
24 3 Africa Matters: Prophecy Tour to Nkamba, 2000
24 4 African American History Month program, 2004
24 5 African National Congress, undated
24 6 Africare, 1997-1998
24 7 Alabama civil rights sites, 1988-2000
24 8 Alabama Legislative Commission to Preserve the Peace, 1967
24 9 "An American Dream," Mark Duffy, 1989-1999
24 10 Anti-apartheid, 1985-2004
24 11 Art, "In Remembrance," Ken Bridges Memorial Fund, 2003
24 12 Art, Jacob Lawrence, 1995
24 13 Art, Leron McAdoo, 1997
OP4 13 Art, from Limited Editions Club, 2007
24 14 The Association for the Study of Negro Life and History, “Pictorial Events in Black History,” 1972
30 28 Atlanta Ministers' Manifesto: "A Manifesto of Faith," 1993
24 15 Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture and History, 1994
24 16 Billups, Charles, 1968-1995
24 17 Birmingham, Alabama, civil rights activities, 1963-1964
24 18 “Black Church Bombings in the South,” Center for Democratic Renewal, 1996 June 10
24 19 Black Coalition for 1984, National Black Leadership Roundtable, 1984
24 20 Black history, 1973-1985
24 21 Black history events, 1974-1998
24 22 Black history month, 1985-1986
24 23 Black Panthers, 1961-1976 [1 of 2]
24 24 Black Panthers, 1961-1976 [2 of 2]
24 25 The Black Survival Kit, 1983
24 26 Blackside, Inc., Eyes on the Prize documentary, 1984-1985
24 27 Blackwell, Randolph, 1966-1982
24 28 Bond, Julian, 1969, 1972
24 29 Breakthrough Communities: Sustainability and Justice in Metropolitan Regions, 2009
24 30 Brown, William Henry, 1952-1981
24 31 The Buffalo Soldiers, 1988
24 32 "Building Black History," 1980-1999
24 33 Burge, Jim, and Barraclough Carey, "What If? President King," 1996
24 34 Burghart, Devin, 1997-1998
24 35 Carmichael, Stokely, circa 1960s
24 36 Center for Black Strategy and Community Development, 1964- 1970, 1991
30 29 Center for Constitutional Rights, undated
24 37 Central America, Circa 1980s
25 1 Chavis, Benjamin, 1993-1996
25 2 Chicago, Illinois, 1969-1985
25 3 Chicago Business Industrial Project, 1969
25 4 Chicago State University (Chicago, Illinois), 1978
25 5 City of Atlanta, Blue Ribbon Committee, 1999 February [1 of 3]
25 6 City of Atlanta, Blue Ribbon Committee, 1999 February [2 of 3]
25 7 City of Atlanta, Blue Ribbon Committee, 1999 February [3 of 3]
25 8 City-Wide Neighborhood Coalition (Atlanta, Georgia), 1970-1986
25 9 Civil rights anniversaries, 1962-1991
25 10 Civil rights issues, 1976-1985
25 11 Civil rights legal cases, 1965-1995
25 12 Civil rights memory, 1961-2003
25 13 Civil rights oral history project, Nashville, Public library, 2003
25 14 Civil rights personalities, 1968-1995
AV1 - "Civil rights songs, undated [original: audiocassette]
25 15 Civil rights teaching materials, 1983, undated
25 16 Civil rights topics, 1990-1995
25 17 Clark, Jim, 1966
25 18 Clark, Septima Poinsette, collection appraisal, undated
25 19 The Congress of National Black Churches, Inc., promotional materials, undated
25 20 Cornell, Kate, Tales from the Underground Railroad, 2001
25 21 Cottonreader, R.B., 1980-2003
25 22 Cuba-United States Kingian Nonviolent Exchange, 1995-2000
25 23 Education research, and program proposals, 1985-2008
25 24 Electoral politics, Fulton County, Georgia, 1955-1986 [1 of 2]
26 1 Electoral politics, Fulton County, Georgia, 1955-1986 [2 of 2]
26 2 Esteem, Inc., 2002
26 3 Expositions and symposia, 1971-1989
26 4 Faces of Triumph: A Celebration of Courage (Atlanta, Georgia), 2003 June
30 30 Family papers, 1951-2009
26 5 Fauntroy, Walter, 1987
26 6 Flynt, Larry, circa 1977
26 7 Forsyth County March, 1987
AV1 - For the People, Nile Valley, Dr. Finch, (1 and 2) [original: Umatic]
AV1 - For the People, Nile Valley, Dr. Finch, (3) [original: Umatic]
AV1 - For the People, Nile Valley, Dr. Finch, (4) [original: Umatic]
26 8 Frank, Gerold, An American Death: The True Story of the Assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., uncorrected page proofs, 1972
26 9 Franklin, Shirley, 2000-2001
26 10 Freedmen’s Bank records, 2001
26 11 Freedom Riders, 1961
26 12 Friends of Eaves, 1978
30 31 Gregory, Dick, Dick Gregory's Food Run, undated
26 13 The Global Eco-Village Network, 1996
26 14 Global Forum: Spiritual and Parliamentary Leaders, 1988
26 15 Global Friendship (Addis Ababa, Ethiopia), 1996
26 16 “Golden Legacy,” 1971-1990
26 17 Gulf Coast Tenants Organization, 1996
30 32 Handwritten notes, undated
26 18 Hawkins, Reginald A., 1967-1968
26 19 Highlander Research and Education Center, 1988-1993
26 20 Human rights, 1963
26 21 Human rights education, 1996 [1 of 2]
26 22 Human rights education, 1996 [2 of 2]
26 23 The Institute of the Black World (Atlanta, Georgia), 1969-1999 [contains faxes]
30 33 Interfaith Center of New York, annual reports, 2003, 2010
AV1 - Interview, "Ben and Walt," undated [original: audiocassette]
AV1 - Interview, Ben Branch, undated [original: audiocassette]
AV1 - Interview, Ben Chavis (at the home of C. T. Vivian), 1994 September 2 [Tape 1 of 2] [original: audiocassette]
AV1 - Interview, Ben Chavis (at the home of C. T. Vivian), 1994 September 2 [Tape 2 of 2] [original: audiocassette]
AV1 - Interview, Lydia Walker (2 tapes), 1993 November 11 [original: VHS]
AV1 - Interview, Roy Patterson and Jason Farmer, undated [original: audiocassette]
AV1 - Interview, "Mr. and Mrs. Turner," undated [original: audiocassette]
26 24 Invitations, 1970-2011
26 25 Jackson, Jesse, 1969-1987 [1 of 2]
26 26 Jackson, Jesse, 1969-1987 [2 of 2]
26 27 Jackson, Jesse, presidential campaign, 1977-1987
26 28 Jackson, Mahalia, contract, 1961 October 16
26 29 Jackson, Maynard, 1979-1987
26 30 J.W. Holding Group and Associates, 1996-1997
26 31 Kennedy, Edward M. and Robert F., 1962-1969
27 1 King, Coretta Scott, 1927-1991 [1 of 2]
27 2 King, Coretta Scott, 1927-1991 [2 of 2]
27 3 King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1963-2002
27 4 King, Martin Luther, Jr., "An Appeal to the Honorable John F. Kennedy, President of the United States, For National Rededication to the Principles of the Emancipation Proclamation and for an Executive Order Prohibiting Segregation in the United States of America," 1962 May 17 [1 of 2]
27 5 King, Martin Luther, Jr., "An Appeal to the Honorable John F. Kennedy, President of the United States, For National Rededication to the Principles of the Emancipation Proclamation and for an Executive Order Prohibiting Segregation in the United States of America," 1962 May 17 [2 of 2]
27 6 King, Martin Luther, Jr., "An Appeal to the Honorable John F. Kennedy, President of the United States, For National Rededication to the Principles of the Emancipation Proclamation and for an Executive Order Prohibiting Segregation in the United States of America," 1962 May 17
AV1 - King, Martin Luther, Jr., "Dr. MLK, Jr. Birthday Celebration," GPTV, 2002 [original: VHS]
27 7 King, Martin Luther, Jr., House Select Committee on Assassinations investigation, 1998
27 8 Ku Klux Klan, 1984
27 9 Lafayette, Bernard (American Baptist College), 1984-1993
27 10 Law, W.W., 1990
27 11 Like It Is, Recollections of Dr. King special, 1986 January-February
27 12 Lowery, Joseph E. and Evelyn, 1984
27 13 March from Selma (Alabama) to Montgomery (Alabama), 1965-1993 [1 of 2]
27 14 March from Selma (Alabama) to Montgomery (Alabama), 1965-1993 [2 of 2]
27 15 March from Selma (Alabama) to Montgomery (Alabama), anniversary, 1998
OP4 16 March from Selma (Alabama) to Montgomery (Alabama) Bridge Crossing Jubilee, poster, 2001
27 16 March on Washington, 20th anniversary commemoration, 1983
OP4 14 March on Washington, 30th anniversary, "Highlights of the Decroit Branch NAACP's 30th Anniversary March," flier, 1983
27 17 March on Washington, 30th anniversary mobilization, 1993
27 18 Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial Project Foundation, Inc., 2010
30 34 "Masters of Greek Thought: Plato, Socrates, and Aristotle," Great Courses catalog, 2011
27 19 McKissick, Floyd B., biographical sketch, undated
27 20 McSurely, Alan et al vs. Herbert M. McAdams II et al, 1979
27 21 Memphis State University (Memphis, Tennessee), 1986
27 22 Moldovan, Russel John, “The Social Preaching of Martin Luther King, Jr.,” [master’s thesis, Emmanuel School of Religion], 1993
27 23 Montgomery, Alabama, 1983-1991
27 24 “The Montgomery Bus Boycott,” teaching materials, 2002
27 25 Morris, Calvin, 1968
27 26 Morris Brown College (Atlanta, Georgia), 1976-1980
30 35 MOVE Convention, 1973 June 19-23
27 27 Natchez, Mississippi, 1968-1985
27 28 National Rainbow Coalition, 1985-1987
27 29 The National Summit on Africa, 2001
28 1 Negro Press International, 1968 September
28 2 New Democracy Coalition, 2003-2004
28 3 New York Theological Seminary, 1979
28 4 Nixon, E.D., 1899-1982
30 36 Older Atlantans Task Force, 1997
AV1 - Operation PUSH, Saturday Morning Community Forum, 1981 March 12
AV1 - OWS/Racism Inserts, WLS-TV, 1989 May 9 [original: BetacamSP]
28 5 Parks, Rosa, 1912-1995 [1 of 2]
28 6 Parks, Rosa, 1912-1995 [2 of 2]
28 7 Parks, Rosa, printed materials, 1964-1978
28 8 Personal papers, 1973-1997, 2007-2011
28 9 Personal papers, Vivian family, 1983-1998
28 10 Plaintiffs vs. Roy Barnes [Confederate flag case], 2001 January
30 37 "Plan for the Further Desegregation of the University System of Georgia," 1983 January 31
30 38 "Plan for the Further Desegregation of the University System of Georgia, Addendum" 1983 May 16
28 11 Pontiac, Michigan, 1979, 1985, 1996
30 39 Powers of attorney, C. T. and Octavia Vivian, 1973-1994
30 40 Prison reform, 1996
28 12 Racism, research and writings, 1984
28 13 Reverend Charles Koen Legal Defense Fund, 1989
28 14 Ridley-Thomas, Mark, 1991
28 15 Sassafras Ridge Mountain Retreat, handbook and directory, 1998
28 16 Shaw Group proposal on weekly radio series, 1975-1987
30 41 Social theory, 1991
28 17 The Society of the Heritage Crest, 1997
30 42 "Songs of the Black Generation," Urban Voices (Cleveland State University), 1969 November
30 43 Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC), staff images with captions, undated
28 18 Speaking engagement notification, C. T. Vivian, 1969-1995
28 19 Spruill, L., “Southern Exposure: Photography in the Civil Rights Movement,” 1983
28 20 Steele, Charles Kenzie, 1957-1980
OP4 15 "Street Scene," musical, Spelman College, poster, undated
30 44 Strickland, Bill, "Black Thoughts on the White Census," 1964
28 21 Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, 1969
28 22 Sullivan, Leon H., 1991
OP4 12 "Ten Black Commandments, 2001
28 23 Tennessee Voter's Council, 1962
28 24 Tilson, Everett, 1992-1993
28 25 Unaccompanied envelopes, 1986-2005
28 26 Vivian, C. T., 1924-2007 [1 of 3]
28 27 Vivian, C. T., 1924-2007 [2 of 3]
28 28 Vivian, C. T., 1924-2007 [3 of 3]
29 1 Vivian, C. T., interview with Anne Braden (pages 175-345), undated
29 2 Vivian, C. T., interview with Anne Braden, 1981 February 25 [1 of 2]
29 3 Vivian, C. T., interview with Anne Braden, 1981 February 25 [2 of 2]
29 4 Vivian, Octavia Geans, 1928-2011
29 5 Vivian, Octavia Geans, biographies and resumes, 1985-1992
29 6 Voter's rights, undated
30 45 Water processing, 1975-1983
29 7 Watts, (Los Angeles, California), 1983-1985
29 8 Welfare Rights Handbook, Welfare Grievance Committee (Cleveland, Ohio), 1967 August
29 9 Western Illinois University (Macomb, Illinois), 1993-1996
29 10 Whole Life series, Foundation/Healthcare Business Project, 2000
29 11 Williams, Antavious Sentel et. al. vs. Franklin Brown et. al., 1990-1994
29 12 Winfrey, Oprah, 2008
29 13 Writings, by others, circa 1970-1996
29 14 Young, Jean [mainly regarding Jesse Jackson], 1973-1998
29 15 Young, Whitney, 1969
29 16 Youth Task Force, 1998
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