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Songs of the Southern freedom movement; [n.d.]

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Title:Songs of the Southern freedom movement; [n.d.]

From the Hazelton (Margaret J.) Freedom Summer Collection; Two-page typewritten document titled Songs of the Southern Freedom Movement. Lyrics for eight songs reflect the political situation in the South with references to freedom riders, Ross Barnett, Hinds County and events in Birmingham, AL. Titles include We Shall Not Be Moved, This Little Light Of Mine, Keep Your Eyes On The Prize; Oh Freedom, We'll Never Turn Back, Woke Up This Morning, Which Side Are You On, and We Shall Overcome.

Electronic version made available through a National Leadership Grant for Libraries from the Institute for Museum and Library Services.

Subjects:Barnett, Ross R. (Ross Robert), 1898-1987 | Music | Political ballads and songs | Race relations | Segregation | Mississippi Freedom Project | Freedom songs | Keep your eyes on the prize (Song) | This little light of mine (Song) | We'll never turn back (Song) | We shall not be moved (Song) | Which side are you on (Song) | We shall overcome | Woke up this morning with my mind on freedom (Song) | Freedom rides, 1961 | Civil rights movements--Southern States | United States, Mississippi, Hinds County, 32.2667046, -90.4428195 | United States, Mississippi, Birmingham | Southern States, 33.346678, -84.119434
Collection:Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
Original Material:

Box 1, Folder 5, M359 Hazelton (Margaret J.) Freedom Summer Collection, McCain Library and Archives, University of Southern Mississippi

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Forms part of the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

Forms part of USM - Historical Manuscripts.

Forms part of University of Southern Mississippi Digital Collections.

Forms part of the Mississippi Digital Library.

Forms part of the Margaret J. Hazelton Freedom Summer Collection in the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

Persistent Link to Item:http://digilib.usm.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/manu/id/2210/rec/1