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Civil rights movements -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Subseries 3. Desegregation in Education, 1956 - 1975

 Sub-Series — Box 1s2, Folder: 3-4
Scope and Contents This series contains 2 folders that capture the desegregation in education during 1956-1975. The folders contain candid press photographs depicting marches/demonstrations both for/against integration in schools; photographs of "black pride" classes; photographs of Governor George Wallace preventing integration at the University of Alabama; photographs of integrated classrooms; and photographs of several African-American educational leaders. Notable photographs include a poignant photograph...
Dates: 1956 - 1975