USM Oral History

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Creator:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
Title:USM oral history

Oral histories collected by the University of Southern Mississippi's Center for Oral History and Cultural Heritage. The civil rights related interviews touch on Freedom Summer, resistance to the Civil Rights movement, the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party, and the integration of the University of Mississippi.

The Civil Rights Digital Library received support from a National Leadership Grant for Libraries awarded to the University of Georgia by the Institute of Museum and Library Services for the aggregation and enhancement of partner metadata.

Types:Oral histories | Transcripts
Subjects:Civil rights workers--Mississippi | Civil rights movements--Mississippi | Mississippi--Race relations | African Americans--Civil rights--Mississippi | Federal-state controversies | Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission | Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party | Mississippi Freedom Project | University of Mississippi | College integration--Mississippi--Oxford | School integration--Massive resistance movement--Mississippi | Legislators--Mississippi | United States, Mississippi, 32.354668, -89.398528
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Center for Oral History and Cultural Heritage
Original Material:

Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive Collection (University of Southern Mississippi)

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