Dorothy Foreman Cotton

Dorothy Foreman Cotton

Dorothy Cotton was a leader in the 1960s African-American Civil Rights Movement and a member of the inner-circle of one of its main organizations, the Southern Christian Leadership Conference . As the SCLC's Educational Director, she was arguably the highest ranked female member of the organization. Wikipedia*

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Dorothy Foreman Cotton has four videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1993 Forum. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1998 with an average of 271 views per program. Most common tag: King, Dr. Martin Luther, Jr..

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Education Director, Southern Christian Leadership Conference c. January 1, 1960 - c. January 1, 1968 Videos: 4

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