Interview with Robert Moses
QUESTION 26
INTERVIEWER:

OK, NOW DO IT FOR ME ONE MORE TIME. JUST KIND OF LIST THOSE THINGS INSTEAD OF TELLING ME ABOUT THEM.

Robert Moses:

All right, we had the Free Southern Theater we had organized with John O’Neal and Gil Moses. We had the different lawyers groups, the National Lawyers Guild, the LCDC, Lawyers for Constitutional Defense [Note: Lawyers for Constitutional Defense Committee], the National Legal Defense Committee of the NAACP sent down a group of lawyers. I think Marion Wright headed that up. We had…

INTERVIEWER:

CAMERA ROLL 409.

Robert Moses:

Right. The—around the summer project there was quite a group of support that was organized. In fact every day we had what we called COFO shuttle which flew over from Atlanta to Jackson and quite literally they filled the plane. There were lawyers representing different lawyers groups, Legal Defense Fund, LCDC, National Lawyers Guild, there were doctors from the Medical Committee for Human Rights which Al Poussaint was heading up. There were church people organized around Bob Spike. There were all of these things going on. There was the Free Southern Theater, Gil Moses and John O'Neil had organized.