Black Liberation 1969 Archive

Documents from the Franklin and Marshall archives regarding Samuel R. Jordan, Jr.


During the 1969 sit-in, journalist Drew Pearson wrote an article falsely connecting Franklin and Marshall alumnus Samuel R. Jordan Jr. to the SASS action. The documents in this collection provide information on Jordan, particularly his court proceedings in Lancaster that Pearson referenced in his article.

Collection Items

Violence Results in Police Alert
Daily Intelligencer Journal
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