Braggs-Ford (Charlesetta) Papers

Flyer for a boycott of Hink's Department Store
Hink's Department Store boycott flyer, Berkeley CORE, 1963, Charlesetta Braggs-Ford papers, MS 204, African American Museum & Library at Oakland, Oakland Public Library

In 1963 Braggs-Ford, together with Savannah A. Bello, founded the Richmond chapter of the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) to address discriminatory practices in local housing and employment.

The Charlesetta Braggs-Ford Papers consists of reports, bulletins, correspondence, flyers, conference programs, papers, brochures, pamphlets, newsletters, and newspaper clippings that document the activities of the Richmond chapter of CORE. The collection also includes material related to regional CORE chapters and the national CORE organization.

Dates: 1963-1984
Collection number: MS 204
Creator: Braggs-Ford, Charlesetta.
Collection Size: .5 linear feet (1 box)

Guide to the Charlesetta Braggs-Ford Papers

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