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|Date:||1995 June 1|
Instructional Web site for grades three through twelve featuring an interview from June 1995 with Audrey Hendricks about her involvement in the Children's Crusade. In 1963, at the age of nine, Audrey Hendricks left school and joined more than 2,000 students in a Birmingham demonstration that came to be known as the Children's Crusade. In this interview, Hendricks recalls her participation and arrest.
Major funding for this project is provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services. Supported in part by a grant from the Open Society Institute.
Grade range: 3-12.
A transcript of the Quicktime movie is available.
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 | Teaching guides | Resource units | Interviews | Oral histories | Transcripts | Moving images|
|Subjects:||Hendricks, Audrey, 1953- | Hendricks, Lola, 1932- | Connor, Eugene, 1897-1973 | African American civil rights workers--Alabama--Birmingham | Women civil rights workers--Alabama--Birmingham | Civil rights workers--Alabama--Birmingham | African American women--Alabama--Birmingham | African American children--Alabama--Birmingham | African American girls--Alabama--Birmingham | Students--Alabama--Birmingham | African Americans--Segregation | African Americans--Civil rights--Alabama--Birmingham | Civil rights movements--Alabama--Birmingham | Civil rights demonstrations--Alabama--Birmingham | Segregation--Alabama--Birmingham | Arrest--Alabama--Birmingham | Social justice--United States | Race relations | Equality | Children's Crusade, Birmingham, Ala., 1963 | Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights | Southern Christian Leadership Conference | Birmingham (Ala.) | Jefferson County (Ala.)|
|Collection:||Institution:||WGBH Educational Foundation||Contributors:||Birmingham Civil Rights Institute | Teacher's Domain Civil Rights Special Collection | WGBH Educational Foundation | Hendricks, Audrey, 1953-||Online Publisher:||[Boston, Mass.] : WGBH Educational Foundation | 2002/2008||Rights and Usage:|
The Teachers' Domain Civil Rights Collection is a collaborative production of WGBH Education Productions, the WGBH Media Library, and WGBH Interactive, in partnership with the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute and Washington University in St. Louis.
Forms part of: Teacher's Domain Civil Right Special Collection.
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