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Integrating the Carnegie Library

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Creator:Freedom on Film (Project)
Title:Integrating the Carnegie Library
Date:2006, 1962

On the afternoon of Tuesday, January 9, 1962, a group of black teenagers from Albany, Georgia, seen in this video, enter the Carnegie Library and attempt to apply for library cards.

Freedom on Film is a component of the Civil Rights Digital Library, which received support from a National Leadership Grant for Libraries awarded to the University of Georgia by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.

Types:Instructional materials | Articles | Lesson plans | Teaching guides | Text
Subjects:Civil rights demonstrations--Georgia--Albany | Civil rights movements--Georgia--Albany | African American students--Georgia--Albany | Segregation--Georgia--Albany | Police--Georgia--Albany | Civil rights workers--Georgia--Albany | Race relations | Nonviolence--Georgia--Albany | African Americans--Civil rights | Discrimination in public accommodations--Georgia--Albany | Albany (Ga.)--Race relations--History--20th century | Albany Movement (Albany, Ga.) | Albany Carnegie Library (Albany, Ga.) | Albany State College | United States, Georgia, Dougherty County, Albany, 31.5785074, -84.155741
Institution:Franklin College of Arts and Sciences (University of Georgia)
Contributors:Freedom on Film (Project)
Original Material:

Athens, Ga. : Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

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Cite as: Freedom on Film : Civil Rights in Georgia, http://civilrights.uga.edu/

For permission to use story passages or images from the Web site, contact Dr. Barbara McCaskill at bmccaski@uga.edu.

Persistent Link to Item:http://civilrights.uga.edu/bibliographies/albany/library.htm