Carolyn Goodman papers, 1964-2000

Goodman, Carolyn, 1915-2007

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  • Format Mixed Materials; Microforms; Videos, Slides, Films; Photos, Drawings, Prints
  • Physical Details
    • 0.4 c.f. (1 archives box)
    • 4 reels of microfilm (35 mm)
    • 10 photographs
    • 1 film, and
    • 1 videorecording; plus
    • additions of 0.1 c.f
    • 1 videorecording, and
    • 1 photograph
  • OCLC ocn173704806, ocn173692548
  • Finding Aids
    • Register to the processed portion


  • COPYRIGHT RESTRICTION: Literary rights have been retained by the donor, Carolyn Goodman.


  • Papers concerning the 1964 murder of Mrs. Goodman's son Andrew, a civil rights volunteer in Mississippi. The papers include microfilmed correspondence, condolences, and clippings, and legal documents. Other responses to the nationally publicized murder trial include eulogies, memorial service programs, correspondence regarding a memorial scholarship and community center, a script for the 1966 play "And People All Around," and a film of "Andy A.M.," a program aired on WNBC-TV's "New York Illustrated." Photographs include images of Andrew Goodman and artwork depicting or dedicated to him.
  • The processed portion of this collection is summarized above, dates 1964-1971, and is described in the register. Additional accessions date 1989-2000 and document events memorializing Andrew Goodman in 1989 and 2000.


  • The film and videorecording in this collection also are being cataloged individually.
  • Portions available only on microfilm.
  • Digital reproductions available for all or part of the collection in the Freedom Summer Digital Collection.
  • Presented and loaned for copying by Carolyn Goodman, New York, New York, 1971.
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