Students stage a "sit-in" protest organized by SNCC, the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee at Raleigh's F.W. Woolworth in February 1960. SNCC was founded at Shaw University in 1960.
Students stage a "sit-in" protest organized by SNCC, the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee at Raleigh's F.W. Woolworth in February 1960. SNCC was founded at Shaw University in 1960. News & Observer Photo/NC State News & Observer file photo
Students stage a "sit-in" protest organized by SNCC, the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee at Raleigh's F.W. Woolworth in February 1960. SNCC was founded at Shaw University in 1960. News & Observer Photo/NC State News & Observer file photo

Martin Luther King Jr. encouraged student group at Shaw University

January 16, 2017 1:04 PM