Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    CORE (Congress of Racial Equality) Pamphlets (2): "Louisiana Story 1963" and "The Right to Vote".
    "Louisiana Story 1963" by James Farmer
    5.75" x 8.4"; 12 saddle stitched pages, including cover
    New York; November 1963

    With photographs by Bob Adelman, the story of confrontations faced by the group in their efforts to register African American voters in Louisiana. A pink insert lists contribution amounts and what the funds would go to.

    Condition: Single vertical fold at center, otherwise fine with gentle toning.


    "The Right to Vote" by James T. McCain
    8.4" x 10.75"; 24 saddle stitched pages, including cover
    New York; August 1962

    With over 30 photographs by Bob Adelman, the pamphlet tells the story of the challenges faced by the group during their voter registration drive in South Carolina in 1962.

    Condition: Age toning to cover, Two small tears and tiny chip to bottom wrap. Tiny tear along side of top wrap. Bottom corner of all pages are dinged.


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    January, 2019
    15th Tuesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 8
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 364

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $250,000 (minimum $49), plus 20% of any amount between $250,000 and $2,500,000, plus 12% of any amount over $2,500,000 per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2020 October 15 Rare Books Signature Auction Featuring the Otto Penzler Collection of Mystery Fiction, Part III - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    We had a wonderful time in New York during the October 2013 Historical Manuscripts auction that featured my mother’s papers collected during her tenure as Martin Luther King, Jr.’s secretary. In fact, the entire experience from beginning to end has been a pleasure.
    Howard Ballou,
    Brandon, MS
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2019 December 14 Historic Flags of World War II Signature Auction - Dallas
    2019 December 14 Historic Flags of World War II Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $1,016,674