The Georgia Civil Rights Cold Cases Project at Emory University

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Title:Georgia Civil Rights Cold Cases Project at Emory University
Date:1950-1970
Description:

Emory University undergraduate students are examining unsolved and unpunished

racially motivated murders from the modern civil rights era in Georgia.

In the classroom and in the field, students use primary evidence and secondary readings to go beyond the who-done-it and explore the history and meaning of the Jim Crow South from the inside out. ​

Subjects:Cold cases (Criminal investigation)--Georgia | African Americans--Civil rights--Georgia | African Americans--Violence against--Georgia | Murder--Georgia | Murder victims--Georgia | Offenses against the person--Georgia | African Americans--Social conditions | African Americans--Georgia | Race relations | Georgia--Race relations | Civil rights workers--Georgia | African American civil rights workers--Georgia | Georgia
Institution:Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library
Contributors:Emory University
Online Publisher:Atlanta, Ga. : The Georgia Civil Rights Cold Cases Project at Emory University | 2015
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Persistent Link to Item:https://scholarblogs.emory.edu/emorycoldcases/