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An African American album vol. 2: the Black Experience in Charlotte and Mecklenburg County
Online scrapbook documenting African American life in Charlotte and Mecklenburg County, North Carolina from the 1940s through the 1990s.
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African American collections
Items from African American history collections within the Department of Special and Area Studies Collections at the University of Florida Libraries
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African-American Life in Memphis, Tenn.
Letter about the Selma-Montgomery March, letter about the preservation of the Lorraine Motel, and a pamphlet about the history of the NAACP.
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African Americans seen through the eyes of the newsreel cameraman
Fox News and Fox Movietone News camera crews covered the people and events of the country and the world.
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Albert Gore Sr. Senate Collection
Civil rights-related correspondence of Senator Albert Gore, Sr. from 1956 to 1968
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Allen Building takeover collection, 1969-2002
Documents related to the February 13, 1969 occupation of Duke University's main administration building by students belonging to the school's Afro-American Society.
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Allen-White High School collection
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American apartheid
Companion Web site for the Louisiana Public Broadcasting documentary that examines the East Baton Rouge Parish desegregation lawsuit.
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American Experience
Companion Web site to the PBS series, "The American Experience."
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Anaheim Public Library photograph collection on Anaheim local history, 1860-1970 (bulk 1860-1923)
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Anne Braden Oral History Project
Oral history interviews conducted between 1989 and 1999 about civil rights activist Anne Braden.
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The Archive: The Martin Luther King Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change
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Asa and Elna Spaulding papers, 1909-1997 and undated, bulk 1935-1983
Materials document the lifelong involvement of African American civic leaders Asa and Edna Spaulding in the business, political, educational, religious, and social life of Durham, N.C.; the Spauldings were active in a broad range of political bodies, businesses, civic groups, and activist organizations.
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Atlanta Journal-Constitution Photographs
Photographs dating from the 1840s to the 2009 from the photography staff of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
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Baldy Editorial Cartoons, 1946-1982, 1997: Clifford H. Baldowski Editorial Cartoons at the Richard B. Russell Library.
Selected Baldy editorial cartoons from the Atlanta Journal Constitution, covering the Civil Rights movement in Georgia and the rest of the South from 1953 to 1982.
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Barbara C. Jordan Archives
Collection of more than 200 photographs from the Barbara C. Jordan Archives at Texas Southern University. Barbara Jordan was the first African American since Reconstruction to serve in the Texas State Senate. Jordan was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives in 1972, and became the first African American to represent Texas in the House and the first African American woman from the South to be elected to Congress.
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Basil Lee Whitener papers, 1889-1968
Correspondence and materials relating to issues of national importance during the 1960s, including civil rights legislation, from congressional files belonging to Basil Lee Whitener (1915-1989), a U.S. Representative from Gastonia, N.C.
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The Baton Rouge Bus Boycott of 1953: A Recaptured Past
Online exhibit about the 1953 bus boycott in Baton Rouge, Louisiana featuring black-and-white photographs, oral histories, and a timeline of events.
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Beck Cultural Exchange Center Collection
Selections from the collections of the Beck Cultural Exchange Center in Knoxville, Tennessee.
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Beck Cultural Exchange Center Collection
Photographs related to protests of segregated theaters in Knoxville, Tennessee in 1962 and 1963.
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Behind the Veil
History of African American life during the age of Jim Crow, roughly the period from the 1890s to the 1950s.
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Black Oral History Collection
Oral history interviews with African American pioneers and their descendants throughout Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and Montana.
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The Black Press: Soldiers Without Swords, A Film by Stanley Nelson
Companion Web site to the PBS program, "The Black Press."
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Black Student Alliance records, 1969-2006
Contains the records of Duke University's Black Student Alliance and materials belonging to Duke University student groups that pertain to the African diaspora, race relations at Duke University, and related activities in the local community.
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BlackPast.Org: Remembered and Reclaimed, an Online Reference Guide to African American History
Web portal of African American history.
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Brown: Before and After
Online exhibit featuring photographs and documents about school desegregation in Virginia with a focus on Prince Edward County.
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Building the African-American Community
Building the African-American Community is a collection of photographs and texts largely from the Jacob Fontaine Religious Museum, dedicated to preserving the African-American cultural history of Austin, Texas.
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Butler Center for Arkansas Studies Oral History Collections
Civil rights-related oral history items from the Butler Center for Arkansas Studies
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California Cultures
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Carl and Anne Braden Papers
Documents describing civil rights projects in Fayette and Haywood counties in Tennessee from 1961 to 1963
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Catherine May Bedell Congressional Papers
The papers of Catherine May Bedell, United States Representative from the Fourth Congressional District of Washington, 1959-1970.
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Changing Faces : Civil Rights at Middle Tennessee State University, 1965-2000
Online slide show about the Civil Rights Movement and its effect on Middle Tennessee State University
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Charles N. Hunter papers, 1850s-1932 and undated
Materials belonging to African American educator, journalist, and reformer Charles N. Hunter from Raleigh, North Carolina that discuss and illuminate the problems experienced by emancipated African Americans during Reconstruction and into the early 20th century, encompassing agriculture, business, race relations, reconstruction, education, politics, voting rights, and economic improvement.
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Charlotta Bass / California Eagle Photograph Collection
Selected photographs from the collection of Charlotta Bass, Los Angeles-based African American journalist, educator, and political activist.
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Chattanooga Sit-ins and desegregation
Collection of scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, and photographs documenting desegregation and sit-ins in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
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Citizens' Council Collection
Magazines, newspaper clippings, and pamphlets published by various Citizens Council's in Mississippi from 1952 to 1986 detailing their views on race and segregation.
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Civil Case Files, 1938-1995, Records of the District Courts of the United States
Civil rights cases from U.S. District courts
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Civil Rights Accomplishments
List of civil rights-related accomplishments of the Kennedy administration
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Civil Rights Archive
The University of Mississippi's Civil Rights Archive contains digitized versions of small collections related to the struggle for civil rights in Mississippi and the American South.
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Civil Rights-- Brown vs. Board of Education
Eisenhower administration documents related to the Brown versus the Board of Education case
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Civil Rights-- Civil Rights Act of 1957
Eisenhower administration records related to the Civil Rights Act of 1957
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Civil Rights Collection
27,000 photographs documenting the Civil Rights movement in the South from 1960 to 1965.
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Civil Rights Documentation Project
Instructional Web site focusing on the story of the legislative process related to the Civil Rights movement.
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Civil Rights-- Eisenhower & the Eisenhower Administration
Documents regarding the Eisenhower administration's views on civil rights
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Civil Rights-- Emmett Till Case
Documents from the Eisenhower administration related to the 1955 murder of Emmett Till
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Civil rights films from USC's moving image research collections
This curated collection brings together diverse archival footage from the University of South Carolina's Moving Image Research Collections (MIRC) documenting the Civil Rights movement, and the long struggle for equality and social justice in South Carolina and beyond.
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Civil Rights -- Florida Humanities Council
Moving images, instructional materials, and sound recordings illustrating the Civil Rights movement in Florida
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Civil Rights History Project
Oral history interviews with civil rights activists conducted as part of the Civil Rights History Project Act of 2009.
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Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive
Civil rights-related materials from the collections of the University of Southern Mississippi which cover Freedom Summer in Hattiesburg, the murder of three civil rights workers near Philadelphia, Mississippi, and the Freedom Democratic Party.
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Civil Rights Library of St. Augustine
The Civil Rights Library of St. Augustine preserves, and makes available to the public, historical material documenting local race relations during the 1960s. In collaboration between Flagler College faculty and students, members of the community, and other archives and organizations, the Civil Rights Library of St. Augustine has collected oral histories, interviews, documents, and photographs.
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Civil Rights-- Little Rock School Integration
Eisenhower administration records on the integration of Central High School in Little Rock.
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Civil Rights Movement and Television
Article on television's role during the Civil Rights movement.
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Civil Rights Movement and the Black Experience in Miami
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Civil Rights movement in Kentucky oral history project
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Civil Rights Movement in Virginia : An Exhibition on Display February 7 - June 19, 2004
Online exhibit the African American Civil Rights Movement in the twentieth century in Virginia with a focus on the 1950s and 1960s.
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Civil Rights Movement & Its Leaders
Audio and video recordings of civil rights leaders A. Philip Randolph, Thurgood Marshall, and Malcolm X and presidents Truman and Kennedy with accompanying lesson plans.
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Civil Rights Oral History Interviews
Oral histories with individuals with ties to both the Civil Rights movement and to Spokane, Washington.
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Civil Rights Papers
Materials that document race relations and desegregation in Georgia from the late nineteenth century to the latter half of the twentieth century.
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Cleveland memory project
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Clinton High School Desegregation from the Knoxville Journal Collection
Black-and-white photographs from the Knoxville Journal of the 1956 school integration efforts in Clinton, Tennessee
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Collection of Underground, Alternative and Extremist Literature, 1900-1990
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Columbia River Basin Ethnic History Project
Selected highlights of the ethnic collections from leading repositories in Idaho, Oregon, and Washington
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Content, context, and capacity : a collaborative large-scale digitization project on the long civil rights movement in North Carolina
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Crispus Attucks Museum
Yearbooks and newspapers from Indianapolis' first segregated high school (1928-1986).
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Dalton Segregation Documents
Printed materials from the Association of Citizens' Councils supporting segregation.
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Department of African and African American studies records, 1966-1981
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Desegregation in Delaware : celebrating Brown at 50
Lesson plans designed to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the Supreme Court decision Brown v. Board of Education by highlighting significant Delaware school desegregation cases, the state's implementation of the Brown decision, and Delaware's role in the development of national civil rights laws.
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Digital Anaheim: Primary Sources in the Classroom
Photographs depicting segregated education in Anaheim, California.
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Digital Archive: Brown v. Board of Education
Brown versus the Board of Education materials highlighting the Supreme Court cases; busing and school integration efforts in northern urban areas; school integration in the Ann Arbor Public School District; and recent resegregation trends in American schools.
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Dr. King and the 1968 AFSCME Memphis Sanitation Strike
Photographs, video, and articles about the 1968 Memphis Sanitation Workers' strike and King's role in the strike.
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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Assassination Investigation
Records of the investigation of Martin Luther King's assassination in Memphis, Tennessee
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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Legacy of Racial and Social Justice
Teacher's resources related to the King's legacy produced by the National Park Service.
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Durham Civil Rights Heritage Project
Black-and-white photographs and documents covering the Civil Rights movement in Durham, North Carolina during the 1960s.
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Edmund Orgill Papers
Papers of Memphis Mayor Edmund Orgill
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Educators and Civil Rights
Oral history interviews on African American education in Memphis, Tennessee.
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Encyclopedia of Alabama
Free, online reference resource on Alabama's history, culture, geography, and natural environment.
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Encyclopedia of Chicago
Online encyclopedia about the Chicago metropolitan area.
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Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History and Culture
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Encyclopedia Virginia
Encyclopedia articles on Virginia civil rights leaders, court cases, and events.
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Eyes on the Prize Interviews
Transcripts of the interviews used as the basis of "Eyes on the Prize."
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Farmville 1963 civil rights protests
Collection of images of school desegregation protests in Farmville, Virginia, the county seat of Prince Edward County.
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FBI Freedom of Information Act Collection
Civil-rights related cases from the files of the FBI.
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First-person Narratives of the American South
Southern diaries, autobiographies, memoirs, travel accounts, and ex-slave narratives of relatively inaccessible populations: women, African Americans, enlisted men, laborers, and Native Americans.
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Florida Civil Rights Oral Histories
Oral histories of Florida civil rights activists.
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Florida Memory Project
Civil rights resources from the State Library and Archives of Florida.
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For Educators
Instructional materials incorporating original documents from the collections of the Gilder Lehman Institute.
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Freedom Riders: The Children Shall Lead
Web site companion to the film about the freedom rides, The Children Shall Lead
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Freedom summer digital collection
Selected materials from more than 100 manuscript collections documenting the Mississippi Freedom Summer Project of 1964.
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From freedom rides to Ferguson: narratives of nonviolence in the American civil rights movement
Online course on the modern Civil Rights Movement taught by civil rights worker Dr. Bernard LaFayette, Jr. The course will shed light on the often overlooked strategic planning that supported the direction of civil rights events from the perspective of a civil rights worker intimately involved with the organization of the Civil Rights Movement.
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General Oral History Collection
Oral histories dating from 1975 onwards from the collections of Columbus State University's Archives.
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The Georgia Civil Rights Cold Cases Project at Emory University
Emory University undergraduate students examine unsolved and unpunished racially motivated murders from the modern civil rights era in Georgia.
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Georgia Public Broadcasting Digital Library
Interviews with civil rights leaders Hosea Williams, John Lewis, Andrew Young, and Joseph Lowery as well as a program about school desegregation and one about the civil rights movement in Georgia.
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Georgia Stories
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Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History: The Collection
Documents and realia from the collections of the Gilder Lehrman Institute documenting African Americans from the discovery of America through the Civil Rights movement.
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H. Councill Trenholm State Technical College : collections online
H. Councill Trenholm State Technical College Collections Online features online descriptions to key collections belonging to Trenholm State's Division of Institutional Archives and Special Collections of Montgomery's Pioneer Voting Rights Activists; selected collections described at this site cover significant events in Alabama's voting rights movement, as well as materials about prominent Montgomery, Alabama-area African American civil rights workers, elected officials, and educators.
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Happiness & hard times
Transcripts of oral histories conducted in 1973 with Savannah residents.
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Heroes of the Civil Rights Movement
Mug shots of civil rights workers arrested in Montgomery, Alabama on February 21, 1956 and on May 25, 1961.
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Hill Foundation Hoxie 21 Collection
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Historic Audio Collections
Historic audio clips of interviews and radio broadcasts concerning service in WWII, desegregation, recycling, and baseball in Delaware.
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Historical Publications of the United States Commission on Civil Rights
Publications of the United States Commission on Civil Rights dating from its inception in 1957 to the present.
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History Now; American History Online: The Civil Rights Movement
Issue of History Now; American History Online focusing on the Civil Rights movement.
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Home - "I Raised My Hand to Volunteer" Exhibit
Online exhibit about the 1960s student protests in Chapel Hill, N.C
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A Huey P. Newton Story
Companion Web site to the PBS program "A Huey P. Newton Story," on the Black Panther Party founder.
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I Am a Man: An Exhibit Honoring the 1968 Memphis Sanitation Workers' Strike
Exhibit featuring black-and-white photographs, essays, and a chronology of events for the 1968 Memphis Sanitation Workers' strike.
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Independent Lens
Companion Web site to the PBS series, "Independent Lens."
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Individuals Active in Civil Disturbances, volume 1
Identification photographs of civil rights workers and members of white supremacy organizations distributed by the Alabama Department of Safety in 1965.
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Individuals Active in Civil Disturbances, volume 2
Identification photographs of civil rights workers and members of white supremacy organizations distributed by the Alabama Department of Safety in 1965.
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Integrating Ole Miss-- A Civil Rights Milestone
John F. Kennedy Library and Museum materials about the court-ordered and federally-backed integration of the University of Mississippi
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Integration Correspondence
James Meredith's correspondence related to his 1962 enrollment in the University of Mississippi.
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Integration of the University of Mississippi
Images, documents, and correspondence related to the 1962 enrollment of James H. Meredith to the University of Mississippi.
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An Interactive Civil Rights Chronology
Timeline listing events in the African American struggle for Civil Rights in the United States.
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Inventory of the Women-In-Action for the Prevention of Violence and Its Causes, Inc. Durham chapter records, 1968-1998
Collection of correspondence, by-laws, meeting agendas and minutes, budgets, articles of incorporation belonging to this non-profit, interracial organization founded in Durham, N.C. in September 1968.
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James O. Eastland Collection Photographs
The University of Mississippi's James O. Eastland Collection Photographs contains photographs from the life of Mississippi senator James O. Eastland.
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James W. Silver Collection
The James W. Silver Digital Collection contains news clippings and pamphlets that document the controversy surrounding Silver’s publicly-expressed support for ending segregation, particularly after the publication of Mississippi: The Closed Society.
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JFK in History: Civil Rights Context in the Early 1960s
Web site presenting a four part article about the history of African American civil rights
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Jim Crow / Segregation
Article on the implementation of racial segregation laws and the impact of segregation in the state of Louisiana.
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John C. Satterfield American Bar Association Collection
John C. Satterfield presided over the American Bar Association from 1961 to 1962. In 1969, Time described him as “the most prominent segregationist lawyer in the country.”
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John E. Phay Collection
Collection containing over 4700 Kodachrome slides and black-and-white photographs documenting the following Mississippi counties in the late 1940s and 1950s: Benton, Clay, Grenada, Holmes, Jones, Marshall, Panola, Prentiss, Quitman, Sunflower, Tallahatchie, Union, and Yalobusha. The collection includes 727 images of the University of Mississippi, most of the University images do not have corresponding dates but document the campus and culture prior to the 1962 Integration.
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John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum
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Kentuckiana Digital Library
The Kentuckiana Digital Library is your gateway to rare and unique digitized collections housed in Kentucky archives.
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Kentucky encyclopedia
Online reference resource on Kentucky history; civil rights articles include native Kentucky civil rights leaders Muhammad Ali, Alice (Allison) Dunnigan, and Whitney Young.
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King County Snapshots: A Photographic Heritage of Seattle and Surrounding Communities
19th and 20th century images portraying the people, places, and events in King County, Washington's urban, suburban, and rural communities.
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Land of (Unequal) Opportunity: Documenting the Civil Rights Struggle in Arkansas
Textual and visual materials relating to civil rights in Arkansas.
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Leaders in the Struggle for Civil Rights
Article on the civil rights leaders who influenced President Kennedy.
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LEARN NC - University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Lesson plans and other teacher resources keyed to the North Carolina Standard Course of Study.
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Legal landmarks in Cleveland history : Reed v. Rhodes
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Lift every voice : music in American life
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Living the Story: The Civil Rights Movement in Kentucky
Companion Web site to film on the Civil Rights Movement in Kentucky
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Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives, ca. 1918-
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Louisiana Historical Photographs of the State Library
A selection of black-and-white photographs of the Civil Rights movement in Louisiana, 1960s.
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LSU Special Collections Library - Selected Materials
The selection consists of correspondence from the Baton Rouge Council on Human Relations on discrimination in public accommodations, 1966.
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Mapping Local Knowledge: Danville, Virginia 1945 - 1975
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March on Milwaukee: Civil Rights History Project
Sound recordings, moving images, photographs, and manuscript materials related to the Civil Rights movement in Milwaukee.
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Martin Luther King, Jr., Research and Education Institute
Web site for the Stanford University-based Martin Luther King, Jr., Research and Education Institute which works in cooperation with the Martin Luther King, Jr. family to publish and preserve the speeches, writings, and correspondence of Martin Luther King
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Memphis Interview Collection
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Memphis World, April 6, 1968
Selected articles from the April 6, 1968 issue of the Memphis-based, African American newspaper, the Memphis World.
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Memphis World, January 27, 1950
Selected articles from the January 27, 1950 issue of the Memphis-based, African American newspaper, the Memphis World.
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Mildred Grossman collection
The Mildred Grossman collection contains photographs of the Little Rock Nine, the first African American students to attend an integrated school in Arkansas in 1957; Grossman photographed the students during a trip to New York City in the summer of 1958, where the students met with union leaders, diplomats, and elected officials who wished to honor them for their courage and achievements.
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Minnesota Historical Society Library History Topics : African American Civil Rights Movement
Overview of the Civil Rights movement in Minnesota accompanied by bibliographies and related items in the Minnesota Historical Society's collections.
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Mississippi Education Collection
The Mississippi Education Collection contains articles, newsletters, and miscellaneous documents related to education in Mississippi.
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Mississippi State Textbook Commission
The collection consists entirely of the typed minutes of the Mississippi State Textbook Rating and Purchasing Board (1940-46), the Mississippi State Textbook Purchasing Board (1946-1981), and the Mississippi State Textbook Procurement Commission (1981-1987).
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Modjeska Monteith Simkins Papers, 1909-1992
Activist Modjeska Simkins of Columbia, S.C. served as the South Carolina State Secretary for the NAACP, 1941-1957; as Campaign Director for the renovation of Good Samaritan-Waverly Hospital, 1944-1950; as Public Relations Director for the Richland County Citizens Committee, 1956-1988; and as President of the Southern Conference Educational Fund, 1972-1974.
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Montgomery, 1955 : Rosa Parks, MLK, and the Boycott That Changed the South
Online exhibit on the Montgomery bus boycott featuring photographs and other documents.
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Montgomery Bus Boycott: The Story of Rosa Parks and the Civil Rights Movement
Short film, biographies, timeline, and newspaper articles about the Montgomery bus boycott.
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Music and Civil Rights
Interviews discussing the importance of musicians and the music industry to the struggle for civil rights.
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Nashville Public Library Digital Collections Portal: Civil Rights
Oral histories, records, and black-and-white photographs related to the Civil Rights movement in Nashville, Tennessee.
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Natchitoches-Cane River Oral History Collection
Oral histories with Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana residents on segregation and racial relations in the area.
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NCpedia
Encyclopedia articles on North Carolina's civil rights leaders, court cases, and events.
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Negro motorist green book, 1949
The Negro Motorist Green Book series was published by Victor H. Green as a resource for African American travelers; the information provided in the travel guide enabled African Americans to find safe and welcoming dining and lodging accommodations during the days of segregation.
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Negro travelers' green book, Spring 1956
The Negro Travelers' Green Book series was published by Victor H. Green as a resource for African American travelers; the information provided in the travel guide enabled African Americans to find safe and welcoming dining and lodging accommodations during the days of segregation.
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New Georgia Encyclopedia
Encyclopedia articles related to the history and culture of Georgia.
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Oh Freedom Over Me
Radio documentary on Freedom Summer.
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Online Nevada Encyclopedia
Online encyclopedia on the history and culture of the state of Nevada.
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Opper Project: Using Editorial Cartoons to Teach History
Lesson plans based around the use of editorial cartoons to teach U.S. history
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Oral Histories: Interviews with Sam H. Bowers, Jr.
Oral history interviews conducted in 1983 and 1984 with Sam Bowers, Mississippi-based segregationist.
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Oral histories of the American South (Georgia selections)
Georgia-related oral histories from the Southern Oral History Program.
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Oral Histories of the American South: The Civil Rights Movement
Civil rights related oral histories from the collections of the Southern Oral History Program at the University of North Carolina.
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Oral memoirs of Augusta's citizens : Augusta Richmond County Public Library
Oral histories of Augusta, Georgia residents.
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Oregon Multicultural Archives
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Piney Woods School Collection
Newsletters, fundraising materials, promotional and historical materials from the Piney Woods Country Life School (or Piney Woods School), located in Rankin County, Mississippi.
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Point of View
Web site companion to the documentary films produced by American Documentary, Inc. for the series, P.O.V.
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Presidential Timeline of the Twentieth Century Information: Dwight D. Eisenhower
Photographs and documents relating to the Little Rock School Integration Crisis from the collections of the Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library.
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Putting the Movement Back into Civil Rights Teaching
Companion Web site to the book, Putting the Movement Back into Civil Rights Teaching
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Ralph J. Bunche Papers, 1927-1971
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Rare books collection
1946 monograph by the Southern Conference on Human Welfare about a race-related incident in Columbia, Tennessee
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Remembering Jim Crow
Radio documentary on Jim Crow.
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Rencher Nicholas Harris papers, 1851-1980 and undated, bulk 1926-1965
Papers of Durham, North Carolina civic leader Rencher Nicholas Harris, the first African American city councilman in Durham, and the first African American man to sit on the Durham County Board of Education; Harris' service to Durham spanned the period following the Brown school desegregation decision of 1954 and continued throughout the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960s.
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Reporting Civil Rights
The site features the role of journalists in the Civil Rights Movement.
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Robert R. Church Family Papers
N.A.A.C.P. card and reprinting of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Letter from Birmingham City Jail from the family of Memphis African American businessman, Robert R. Church.
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Rosa Parks Papers
The Rosa Parks Papers digital collection contains items from the Manuscript Division and the Prints and Photographs Division of the Library of Congress that document many aspects of Parks's private life and public activism on behalf of civil rights for African Americans.
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Russell B. Sugarmon Collection
Documents related to judge and civil rights activist Russell B. Sugarmon.
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Santa Clara University Archives Silicon Valley History Online collection
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Say It Plain: A Century of Great African American Speeches
Radio documentary on African American orators and their seminal speeches.
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Seattle Civil Rights and Labor History Project
Using photographs, oral histories, and teachers' resources, the Web site documents the Civil Rights movement in Seattle, Washington from the 1950s to the 1970s.
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Selma to Montgomery March Collection
Photographs of the 1965 Selma-to-Montgomery March
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Separate Is Not Equal: Brown v. Board of Education
Online exhibit including instructional materials related to the cases that made up Brown v. Board of Education.
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Series 2515 : Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission Records Online, 1994-2006, Photographs
Photographs from the files of the Mississippi Sovereignty Commission, the state's official counter civil rights agency from 1956 to 1973.
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Sit-ins & the Movement
Overview of the Greensboro Sit-ins including biographies and a timeline.
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Sixteenth Street Baptist Church Bombing Collection
Newspaper clippings and photographs related to the 1963 bombing of Birmingham's Sixteenth Street Baptist Church and the subsequent investigation and trial
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Southern Courier: A Weekly Newspaper Covering Civil Rights in the South 1965-68
Archive of the Southern Courier.
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State of Siege: Mississippi Whites and the Civil Rights Movement
Radio documentary on white resistance in Mississippi to the Civil Rights Movement.
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StoryCorps Audio Interviews
Audio interviews were conducted in November 2007 on the Rhodes College campus by StoryCorps as part of their Griot initiative
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Teachers' Resources
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Teaching with Historic Places
Information for teachers on using historic places in instruction.
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Television News of the Civil Rights Era, 1950-1970
Television news footage, oral histories, and instructional materials describing the Civil Rights movement in Virginia from the 1950s to 1970.
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Thurgood Marshall Before the Court
Radio documentary tracing Thurgood Marshall's life as a lawyer and legislator.
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Tom Coffin Photographs
Photographs of the Georgia counterculture during the 1960s and 1970s.
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Topics in Wisconsin History
Articles related to selected topics in Wisconsin history.
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The Toughest Job: William Winter's Mississippi
From his early exposure to racial segregation as a child and solider in World War 2, to his long career in politics during the rise of the Civil Rights Movement, the story of William Winter is one of courage and leadership set during some of the most tumultuous times in American history.
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Tulsa Race Riot Collection
1,327 documents and images documenting the investigation into the Tulsa Race Riot of 1921 and Tulsa during the early 1920s.
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Turning Points in Wisconsin History
hundreds of authentic documents, pictures, and artifacts from Wisconsin's past -- creation stories, archaeological relics, reports by explorers, pictures of fur trade goods, memoirs by Indian elders, diaries of pioneer teenagers, paintings by immigrant artists, speeches of famous Wisconsin men and women, photos of historic places, and more.
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United States v. Mississippi Interrogatory Answers
The United States v. Mississippi Interrogatory Answers Collection consists entirely of one large section (pages 387-1276) from the Record of Appeal in the case United States v. Mississippi (cited as United States v. Mississippi, 380, U.S. 128, 1965). This digital collection contains the answers by the United States government to interrogatories propounded by the state of Mississippi and other defendants.
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The University of Alabama at Birmingham Oral History Collection
Interviews (available as audio files), many of which were conducted in the 1970s and 1980s, that document the lives of political and civic leaders, civil rights in Alabama, ethnic history of Alabama, folk history of Alabama, labor history of Alabama, history of Alabama women, historic Alabama communities, Alabama refugee experiences, and history of the University of Alabama at Birmingham.
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University of Alabama Integration Photographs
Photographs of the 1963 integration of the University of Alabama
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Unsung Foot Soldiers : The Foot Soldier Project for Civil Rights Studies at the University of Georgia
Features significant, but less-well-known players in the Civil Rights movement, particularly those from Georgia.
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Valdosta State College Integration
Online exhibit summarizing the history of integration at Valdosta State College and at other Georgia educational institutions
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Vanishing Georgia
Historically significant photographs of people, places, and structures from Georgia's past from the Vanishing Georgia Collection at the Georgia Archives.
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Veterans of Hope Project
Web site of a social justice educational association that includes biographies, lesson plans, and interview excerpts of social reformers.
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Viola Liuzzo Collection
Photographs of Viola Liuzzo.
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Visual Resources Database
The selected black-and-white photographs feature demonstrations in St. Paul and Minneapolis in 1960 and 1968.
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Voices Across The Color Line Oral History Collection, 2005-2006
Oral histories documenting the Civil Rights movement in Atlanta, Georgia and Saint Augustine, Florida.
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Voices of Civil Rights
Online exhibit mounted by the Library of Congress on the Civil Rights movement.
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Voices of Freedom: The Virginia Civil Rights Movement
Oral histories (each approximately 20-25 minutes long) of leaders of the Civil Rights movement in Virginia.
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W.W. Law Photograph Collection
Photographs dating between 1868 and 2002 collected by Savannah civil rights leader W.W. Law. and his mother Geneva.
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Warren Wilson College Digital Collections
Interviews recorded in the 1970s with individuals involved in the Highlander Folk School.
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Wednesdays in Mississippi : Civil rights as women's work : Breaking down barriers and mobilizing women, an exhibit Website
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Wisconsin Historical Images
The Wisconsin Historical Society presents a collection of Wisconsin historical images from the 19th and 20th centuries. The images include photographs, paintings, and posters. Users may search the images by keyword or by category. The categories include children, crime, ethnic groups, health, immigration and emigration, war, women, rites and ceremonies, and Indians of North America.
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With all deliberate speed : the legacy of Brown v. Board
Companion Web site for the television documentary that examines the Supreme Court school desegregation lawsuit and its legacy; the site provides background information about the Brown case, and about the documentary including press kit information and links to Web sites with Civil Rights related historical, education, and political participation materials.
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With an Even Hand: Brown vs. Board at Fifty
Online exhibit mounted by the Library of Congress documenting Brown v. the Board of Education.
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Working Lives Oral History Project
Oral histories about Birmingham, Alabama's African American working class prior to World War II.
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WSB-TV Newsfilm Collection
Selected raw news footage of both Georgia and national civil rights events and leaders from Atlanta's WSB-TV station from 1956 to 1980.
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WSLS-TV Roanoake, Va., News Film Collection, 1951-1971
Television news footage and scripts read on-air by anchorpersons at WSLS-TV in Roanoke, Virginia from 1951 to 1971; content includes a significant amount of coverage of the Massive Resistance Movement and Civil Rights Movement in Virginia.
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Yale-New Haven Teachers Institute
Database of teacher support materials including learning modules and resource units on the Civil Rights movement.
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