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Integration at Ole Miss. Foreword by James W. Silver. by Russell H. Barrett

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Published by Quadrangle Books in Chicago .
Written in English


  • University of Mississippi -- History,
  • Segregation in education,
  • Jackson (Miss.) -- Riots

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The Physical Object
Pagination270 p. illus., map. ;
Number of Pages270
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19473536M

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integration of Ole Miss by James Meredith in September , and the riots that ensued on campus and in the town of Oxford. Includes personal papers, pamphlets, reports, manuscripts, sermons, and other materials on various topics such as academic freedom on college campuses and the civil rights movement in Mississippi. This author is a professor of political science at the University of Mississippi and a leader of the campus chapter of the American Association of University Professors. He was a close-range spectator and frequently an active participant in the events of in Oxford, and has written from memory and from his own notes as well as quoting extensively from trial records and local . ‘Ole Miss after Meredith: Progress since ’ was one of several lectures to observe the 50th anniversary of integration at the university. Ceremony to Enlighten Students hold electric candles and sing at UM’s commemoration of 50 years of integration. 35th President of the US, helped integrate Ole' Miss and help integration in general "Bull" Connor. Commissioner of public safety for the city of birmingham, Alabama. This gave him control of the fire and police department. He used this power to fight civil rights activists.

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Home > Library > Archives and Special Collections > University Archives > James Meredith Collection > Correspondence: Pro-integration Correspondence: Pro-integration Printing is not supported at the primary Gallery Thumbnail page.   The program’s name is a reference to “Mississippi: The Closed Society,” a book by James W. Silver, an Ole Miss history professor, about the .   Ole Miss is commemorating the 50th anniversary of integration on campus Monday with a tribute to Meredith and a series of panel discussions. But the man who made that history doesn't like the idea.   The intersection between the insurrection at Ole Miss and the infamy in Dallas went unconsidered before I read “America’s Reluctant Prince.” Significant lessons of Author: Jay Wiener.