More information on Louisville's 1961 Civil Rights Demonstrations and the Sit-In Movement are available from the following sources.
K'Meyer, Tracy E. Civil Rights in the Gateway to the South: Louisville, Kentucky, 1945-1980. Lexington: The University Press of Kentucky, 2009.
Kentucky Historical Society. Civil Rights Movement in Kentucky Oral History Project.
Kentucky Historical Society. Living the story: the civil rights movement in Kentucky.
Wright, George C. History of Blacks in Kentucky. Frankfort: Kentucky Historical Society, 1992.
Miles, Wolff. Lunch at the Five and Ten: The Greensboro Sit-ins. New York: Stein and Day, 1970.
Oppenheimer, Martin. The Sit-in Movement of 1960. Brooklyn: Carlson, 1989.
Online Tour of Louisville's Civil Rights History compiled by the Anne Braden Institute