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The Resource A little taste of freedom : the Black freedom struggle in Claiborne County, Mississippi, Emilye Crosby

A little taste of freedom : the Black freedom struggle in Claiborne County, Mississippi, Emilye Crosby

Label
A little taste of freedom : the Black freedom struggle in Claiborne County, Mississippi
Title
A little taste of freedom
Title remainder
the Black freedom struggle in Claiborne County, Mississippi
Statement of responsibility
Emilye Crosby
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A community study of the freedom movement in rural, majority-black Claiborne County, Mississippi that explores the impact of the African American freedom struggle on small communities. It analyzes the political and economic issues in the postmovement period, and the impact of the movement and the resilience of white supremacy
Member of
Action
digitized
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Crosby, Emilye
Dewey number
323.1762/285
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F347.C5
LC item number
C76 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The John Hope Franklin series in African American history and culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • Whites
  • African American civil rights workers
  • African Americans
  • Oral history
  • Claiborne County (Miss.)
  • Claiborne County (Miss.)
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • African American civil rights workers
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • Oral history
  • Race relations
  • Whites
  • Mississippi
Label
A little taste of freedom : the Black freedom struggle in Claiborne County, Mississippi, Emilye Crosby
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 317-331) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • It really started out at Alcorn
  • Everybody stood for the boycott
  • Clinging to power and the past
  • Seeing that justice is done
  • Our leader Charles Evers
  • Charles Evers's own little empire
  • A legacy of polarization
  • Not nearly what it ought to be
  • Conclusion :
  • What it is this freedom?
  • Jim Crow rules
  • Epilogue.
  • Looking the Devil in the eye: who gets to tell the story?
  • A taste of freedom
  • Adapting and preserving white supremacy
  • Working for a better day
  • Reacting to the Brown decision
  • Winning the right to organize
  • A new day begun
  • Moving for freedom
Control code
70145276
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 354 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807876817
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70145276
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
A little taste of freedom : the Black freedom struggle in Claiborne County, Mississippi, Emilye Crosby
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 317-331) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • It really started out at Alcorn
  • Everybody stood for the boycott
  • Clinging to power and the past
  • Seeing that justice is done
  • Our leader Charles Evers
  • Charles Evers's own little empire
  • A legacy of polarization
  • Not nearly what it ought to be
  • Conclusion :
  • What it is this freedom?
  • Jim Crow rules
  • Epilogue.
  • Looking the Devil in the eye: who gets to tell the story?
  • A taste of freedom
  • Adapting and preserving white supremacy
  • Working for a better day
  • Reacting to the Brown decision
  • Winning the right to organize
  • A new day begun
  • Moving for freedom
Control code
70145276
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 354 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807876817
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70145276
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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