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|Creator:||Mississippians for Public Education|
|Title:||Photo of billboard, "Their Tomorrow Depends on You Today," Mississippians for Public Education, 1964|
Photograph of a billboard seen in Mississippi encouraging white parents to send their children to public school. During the 1950s, 1960s, and 1970s, some Southern States and communities sought to avoid court-ordered school integration by creating private, segregated schools.
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|Subjects:||Mississippi--Race relations | Race relations | School integration--Mississippi | Segregation in education--Mississippi | School integration--Massive resistance movement--Mississippi | Public schools--Mississippi | Billboards--Mississippi | Mississippians For Public Education | African Americans--Mississippi | African American students--Mississippi | African Americans--Segregation--Mississippi | Children, White--Mississippi | Automobiles--Mississippi | Students--Mississippi | United States, Mississippi, 32.354668, -89.398528|
|Collection:||Online Manuscript Resources in Southern Women's History|
|Institution:||Emory University, Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library|
|Contributors:||Emory University. Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library | Online Manuscript Resources in Southern Womens' History Collection (Emory University. Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library)|
Constance Curry papers, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University
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Online Manuscript Resources in Southern Womens' History
|Persistent Link to Item:||http://crdl.usg.edu/id:geusc_swh_curry-0818-016|
|Persistent Link to Item:||http://larson.library.emory.edu/marbl/DigProjects/swh/images/Curry%20818/0818-016.pdf|