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    • Sitdown Incident

    • 1960-02-05
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 5, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Record. Originally appeared on page A-10. This article is an editorial commenting on the negative impact of the sit-in protests at Woolworth.
    • White Men Arrested at Sitdown

    • 1960-02-06
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 6, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page B-1. This article reports on the arrest of two white counter-protesters in the Woolworth store. The article also covers the growing number of...
    • Visit Set to Probe Sitdown

    • 1960-02-09
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 9, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page B-1. This article reports on a scheduled visit by the Congress on Racial Equality (CORE) to investigate the sit-in protests in downtown Greensboro....
    • Sitdown Suspension To Be Ended Today

    • 1960-02-17
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 17, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-3. The article reports that student protesters in Fayetteville plan to open negotiations with local businesses after a week-long hiatus.
    • 4 Convicted In 'Sitdown' Disturbance

    • 1960-02-17
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 17, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page B-8. The article reports the conviction of four men participating in the sit-in demonstrations in Greensboro.
    • Shelby Hit By Sitdown Movement

    • 1960-02-19
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 19, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article reports the start of sit-in protests by a group of high school students in Shelby, NC.
    • A&T Students Drop Sitdown Protest; Plan Negotiations

    • 1960-02-21
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 21, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. This article reports that students from A & T agree to end the protests of both Woolworth and Kress stores pending negotiation with the...
    • First Sitdown Staged in Deep South

    • 1960-02-26
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 26, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-3. The article reports that sit-in protesters occupied a snack shop within the County courthouse in Montgomery, AL.
    • 3 Are Fined in Sitdown Incidents

    • 1960-03-01
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 1, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-2. Students from Fisk University in Nashville, TN were arrested and fined for disorderly conduct after participating in sit-in demonstrations. Other...
    • Judge Finds 22 Guilty of Sitdown Trespass

    • 1960-03-03
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 3, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article reports that 22 demonstrators in Winston-Salem were convicted of trespassing as a result of their participation in a sit-in protest.
    • Nine Students in Sitdown Expelled

    • 1960-03-04
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 4, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. This article reports on a large student protest at Alabama State College. Other news includes the dismissal of a divinity student at Vanderbilt...
    • Sitdown Spotlight Moves to Mississippi Today

    • 1960-04-23
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the April 23, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Record. Originally appeared on page A-1.
    • 57 Arrested in Sitdown at Durham

    • 1960-05-12
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the May 12, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1.
    • 50 Negroes Are Jailed in Sitdown

    • 1960-05-13
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the May 13, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-6.
    • 45 Students to Be Tried in Sitdown

    • 1960-05-18
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the May 18, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page B-1.
    • Sitdown Cases to Be Heard

    • 1960-06-08
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the June 8, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-12.
    • Negro Sitdown Leaders Denounce Statement

    • 1960-06-13
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the June 13, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-2.
    • Negro Pastors Join Charlotte Sitdown Protest

    • 1960-06-23
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the June 23, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Record. Originally appeared on page A-1.
    • Library Sitdown Brings Arrest

    • 1960-07-17
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the July 17, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-17.

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