Civil Rights Archive

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Title: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. Collections date from Reconstruction to the late 20th century. Major topics represented include the Freedmen's Bureau, school integration, voter registration, labor, and religious activism.

Types:publications (documents) | notes (documents) | clippings (information artifacts) | correspondence | StillImage | Text
Subjects:Eddy, Sherwood, 1871-1963 | Franklin, Sam H. | Cox, A. Eugene | Cunningham, W. J. | Requardt, Gustav J. (Gustav Jaeger) | Stone, Alfred Holt, 1870-1955 | Evers, Medgar Wiley, 1925-1963 | Chisholm, Shirley, 1924-2005 | Henry, Aaron, 1922-1997 | University of Mississippi--History | University of Mississippi--Faculty | African American students | United States--Race relations | Agriculture, Cooperative--Mississippi | Bolivar County (Miss.)--History | Bolivar County (Miss.)--Economic conditions | Holmes County (Miss.)--History | Holmes County (Miss.)--Economic conditions | Delta Cooperative Farm (Miss.) | Education--Mississippi--History--19th century | Mississippi--Race relations--History--19th century | Mississippi--Social life and customs--19th century | Civil rights--Religious aspects--Christianity | Civil rights movements--Mississippi--History--20th century | L.Q.C. Lamar Society of International Law | Social problems--Southern States--History | University of Mississippi--History | United States, Mississippi, 32.9715645, -89.7348497 | United States, Southern States, 36.1998232, -79.8443375
Institution:John Davis Williams Library (University of Mississippi)
Contributors:John Davis Williams Library. Department of Archives and Special Collections
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