Southern Student Organizing Committee and Thomas N. Gardner papers

Southern Student Organizing Committee and Thomas N. Gardner papers

Creator University of Virginia
Description This collection contains Tom Gardner’s papers as staff member and chairman of the SSOC [Southern Student Organizing Committee].
Call number
Date from 1948
Date to 1994
Geographic school Charlottesville, VA
Size ca. 2,500 items (housed in 6 Hollinger boxes, 2.5 linear feet); correspondence; interviews; memoranda; reports; minutes; broadsides; printed materials; articles; speeches; newsclippings.
Access restrictions yes/no
Access restrictions
Part Of larger collection yes/no
Larger collection title
Repository University of Virginia Library, Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library
Repository address P.O. Box 400110, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22904-4110
Repository contact name Nicole Bouch
Repository contact title Director, Special Collections
Repository contact email
Repository contact phone (434) 243-1776
DoveRegion region7
Subjects o    Civil rights movements

o    Civil rights movements–Southern States

o    College students

o    Labor movement

o    Progressive Party (U.S. : 1948)

o    School integration–Virginia–Charlottesville

o    Southern Student Organizing Committee (Nashville, Tenn.)

o    University of Virginia

o    Vietnam War, 1961-1975

o    Protest movements

o    Student movements

Types o    Interviews

o    Manuscripts

o    Sound recordings

o    Transcripts

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