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[Student National Coordinating Committee News Bulletin]

Description: News bulletin by members of the Student National Coordinating Committee (S.N.C.C). It contains two articles, written by Carlos Richardson and Mario Marcel Salas. Richardson's piece talks at length about the ongoing issues of racism and prejudice in the San Antonio community. Salas discusses his recent arrest at Hawthorne Junior High School for disorderly conduct.
Date: 1969
Creator: Salas, Mario Marcel & Richardson, Carlos
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Summary of Events at Hawthorne Junior High School]

Description: Summary of events that transpired at Hawthorne Junior High School. According to testimony provided, at the behest of some of the students and amidst accusations of racism against faculty members, members of the Student National Coordinating Committee participated in a conference at the school to open up a dialogue with the school administration. Following this meeting, a police officer approached three SNCC members outside the school and proceeded to arrest them on grounds of disturbing the peace. They were later released on a twenty-five dollar bond.
Date: 1969
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Black Coalition on Mass Media By-Laws]

Description: Typed by-laws of the Black Coalition on Mass Media, a San Antonio civil rights organization professing to improve the ways in which the media interacts and represents the African-American community. There are seven articles explaining regulations, policies, and other material about the organization's composition.
Date: unknown
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Black Coalition on Mass Media Mission Statement]

Description: Mission statement for the Black Coalition on Mass Media, where five statements explain the organization's purpose. According to these statements, the Coalition is broadly concerned with improving and changing the ways in which media outlets interact, affect, or touch on the lives of black men and women.
Date: unknown
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Black Coalition on Mass Media Promotional Material]

Description: Announcement by the Black Coalition on Mass Media, a San Antonio civil rights organization fighting for the betterment of African-American representation in the media, asking people to join in their struggle. Hand-written notations have been made in blue ink, editing and fixing the prose of the document.
Date: unknown
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[History of Barbara Jordan Center by Rick Greene]

Description: A short history of the Barbara Jordan Community Center project by Rick Greene. According to his testimony, the center came about under the leadership of Organizations United for Eastside Development, after an initial project failed to acquire necessary capital. The BJCC project was eventually able to raise over 1.15 million dollars to build its facilities.
Date: unknown
Creator: Greene, Rick
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Mario Marcel Salas of the Student National Coordinating Committee]

Description: Letter from Mario Marcel Salas, state coordinator of the Student National Coordinating Committee (S.N.C.C.), to an unidentified recipient. In the letter, Mr. Salas refutes allegations made about his organization that it was not grassroots enough, which ultimately lead to funds being withdrawn. He provides a short history of their efforts in the hopes of receiving funds to set up a basic operation.
Date: unknown
Creator: Salas, Mario Marcel
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Mario Marcel Salas on the Student National Coordinating Committee]

Description: Letter from Mario Marcel Salas, minister of justice at the Student National Coordinating Committee (S.N.C.C.), to an unidentified recipient. In the letter, Mr. Salas is requesting for funds to maintain the S.N.C.C. afloat, which includes various programs to support healthcare, schools, and children.
Date: unknown
Creator: Salas, Mario Marcel
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from National Citizens Committee for Broadcasting to Public]

Description: Letter sent out to public by the National Citizens Committee for Broadcasting (NCCB). It warns of an impending plan by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to lift large restrictions on radio broadcasts. The NCCB criticizes the move as miscalculated and provides a list of ways in which local audiences can prevent the FCC.
Date: unknown
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Mario Marcel Salas Behind Podium]

Description: Photograph of Mario Marcel Salas, San Antonio politician and civil rights leader, standing behind a wooden podium. The podium and the wall behind him have been covered with signs advertising his election bid. He wears dark formal attire and appears to be giving a speech. A small wicker basket is on the floor to his right.
Date: unknown
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Mario Salas and Others for Group Portrait]

Description: Photograph of Mario Marcel Salas and others gathered together for a group picture inside what appears to be a government building. They wear formal attire and stand behind a long cloth-covered table where a large bouquet of flowers, a microphone stand, and a book have been placed. Mr. Salas stands in the middle next to a woman in a navy and white outfit.
Date: unknown
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Mario Salas Taking Oath]

Description: Photograph of Mario Marcel Salas, San Antonio civil rights leader and politician, taking an oath during what appears to be a political gathering. Picket signs can be seen in the back, held by various individuals. Mr. Salas wears glasses and formal attire.
Date: unknown
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Organizations United for Eastside Development Press Statement]

Description: Press statement by Organizations United for Eastside Development (OUED) supporting, along with Bexar County Jail Watchdog Coalition, a consent decree in the jail system. The decree was put in place to create a more humane environment in jails. OUED also makes an effort to highlight the particular plight that faces black and Hispanic detainees.
Date: unknown
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[OUED Statement of Occasion]

Description: Statement of Occasion by John H. Sanders, president of Organizations United for Eastside Development (OUED). The document invites interested parties to the State Conference of the National Alliance Against Racist and Political Repression, a conference of various workshops to address issues facing minorities.
Date: unknown
Creator: Sanders, John H.
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections