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Brown : before and after

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Title:Brown : before and after
Date:1930-1964
Description:

Online exhibit with photographs and documents relating to segregated education and the effort to desegregate schools, focusing on Prince Edward County, Virginia. The site contains four digital images of documents and twenty-one black-and-white photographs of African American schools, African American students, and those involved in working for integrated schools. The site also contains information about archival collections held at Virginia State University, a timeline of significant events, a bibliography, and a list of links related to the Brown v. Board of Education Supreme Court case.

The Civil Rights Digital Library received support from a National Leadership Grant for Libraries awarded to the University of Georgia by the Institute of Museum and Library Services for the aggregation and enhancement of partner metadata.

Types:Instructional materials | Black-and-white photographs | Letters (correspondence) | Programs | Legal documents | Timelines (chronologies) | Annotated bibliographies
Subjects:Brown, Oliver, 1918- --Trials, litigation, etc. | Harrison, Albertis S. (Albertis Sydney), 1907- | Kennedy, Robert F., 1925-1968 | African Americans--Civil rights--Virginia | Civil rights movements--Virginia | African American students--Virginia | Segregation in education--Virginia | African American civil rights workers--Virginia | Civil rights workers--Virginia | African American schools--Virginia | Brown versus Board of Education of Topeka | Virginia | Prince Edward County (Va.)
Institution:Virginia State University's Archives and Special Collections
Contributors:Virginia State University. Library. Archives and Special Collections
Online Publisher:[Petersburg (Va.)] : Virginia State University, Archives and Special Collections
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Persistent Link to Item:http://library.vsu.edu/brown/