Bronx CORE

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Bronx CORE


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photo of Bronx CORE chairman Herb Callender
This is a 1964 photo of Bronx CORE chairman Herb Callender.
A union leader in a Ford auto plant, he was one of the original 1961 Freedom Riders. The case that resulted from his particpation, Herbert E. Callender v. Florida, went all the way to the…

photo of Bronx CORE at demonstration
This is a March 1965 photo of Bronx CORE members demonstrating in Harlem. The members here are currently unidentified.

photo of Cyril Boynes, Jr., Bronx CORE chairman
This is a photo of Bronx CORE chairman Cyril Boynes, Jr. In 1973, he became co-chairman of Harlem CORE where his brother Rupert was also a member. Both are the nephews of Roy Innis.
He is still listed as a member of CORE's Executive Staff at…

This is an audio file of Malcolm X speaking about Bronx CORE’s demonstrations against the White Castle restaurant on Boston Road and Allerton avenue in July of 1963. He also references other CORE demonstrations. This was discovered by chance on…
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