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Students Blocking a Road

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Creator:Cooper, W. Wert (William Wert)
Title:Students Blocking a Road
Date:1962 Oct. 1

Local identification number: MUM00662_b037f096

Students as they attempt to block a road with furniture near the fraternity houses, possibly to block the entry of federal troops.

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Types:Black-and-white photographs | StillImage
Subjects:Meredith, James, 1933- | College integration--Mississippi--Oxford | University of Mississippi--History | University of Mississippi--Riots | University of Mississippi--Students | Federal-state controversies--Mississippi | Government, Resistance to--Mississippi--Oxford | Race riots--Mississippi--Oxford | Greek letter societies--Mississippi--Oxford | Soldiers--Mississippi--Oxford | Blockades--Mississippi--Oxford | Oxford (Miss.) | Lafayette County (Miss.)
Collection:Integration of the University of Mississippi
Institution:University of Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:John Davis Williams Library. Dept. of Archives and Special Collections
Online Publisher:2010
Original Material:

W. Wert Cooper Collection, Special Collections, University of Mississippi Libraries

Rights and Usage:

W. Wert Cooper Collection, Special Collections, University of Mississippi Libraries

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