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.
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