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The Resource Hands on the freedom plow : personal accounts by women in SNCC, edited by Faith S. Holsaert ... [et at.]

Hands on the freedom plow : personal accounts by women in SNCC, edited by Faith S. Holsaert ... [et at.]

Label
Hands on the freedom plow : personal accounts by women in SNCC
Title
Hands on the freedom plow
Title remainder
personal accounts by women in SNCC
Statement of responsibility
edited by Faith S. Holsaert ... [et at.]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fifty-two women - northern and southern, young and old, urban and rural, black, white, and Latina - share their courageous personal stories of working for the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) on the front lines of the Civil Rights Movement. The testimonies cover early sit-ins, voter registration campaigns, and Freedom Rides; the 1963 March on Washington, the Mississippi Freedom Summer, and the Movements in Alabama and Maryland; Black Power and anti-war activism. --publisher's description
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.43/323092
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.96
LC item number
.H24 2010
Literary form
non fiction
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Holsaert, Faith S
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  • Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
  • African American women civil rights workers
  • African American women political activists
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • Civil rights movements
  • United States
  • Southern States
Label
Hands on the freedom plow : personal accounts by women in SNCC, edited by Faith S. Holsaert ... [et at.]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Fighting for my rights : one SNCC woman's experience, 1961-1964 -- pt. 2. Entering troubled waters : sit-ins, the founding of SNCC, and the freedom rides, 1960-1963 -- pt. 3. Movement leaning posts : the heart and soul of the southwest Georgia movement, 1961-1963 -- pt. 4. Standing tall : the southwest Georgia movement, 1962-1963 -- pt. 5. Get on board : the Mississippi movement through the Atlantic City challenge, 1961-1964 -- pt. 6. Cambridge, Maryland : the movement under attack, 1961-1964 -- pt. 7. A sense of family : the National SNCC Office, 1960-1964 -- pt. 8. Fighting another day : the Mississippi movement after Atlantic City, 1964-1966 -- pt. 9. The constant struggle : the Alabama movement, 1963-1966 -- Black power : issues of continuity, change, and personal identity, 1964-1969
Control code
601330993
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
616 pages
Isbn
9780252035579
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2010020850
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)601330993
Label
Hands on the freedom plow : personal accounts by women in SNCC, edited by Faith S. Holsaert ... [et at.]
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Fighting for my rights : one SNCC woman's experience, 1961-1964 -- pt. 2. Entering troubled waters : sit-ins, the founding of SNCC, and the freedom rides, 1960-1963 -- pt. 3. Movement leaning posts : the heart and soul of the southwest Georgia movement, 1961-1963 -- pt. 4. Standing tall : the southwest Georgia movement, 1962-1963 -- pt. 5. Get on board : the Mississippi movement through the Atlantic City challenge, 1961-1964 -- pt. 6. Cambridge, Maryland : the movement under attack, 1961-1964 -- pt. 7. A sense of family : the National SNCC Office, 1960-1964 -- pt. 8. Fighting another day : the Mississippi movement after Atlantic City, 1964-1966 -- pt. 9. The constant struggle : the Alabama movement, 1963-1966 -- Black power : issues of continuity, change, and personal identity, 1964-1969
Control code
601330993
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
616 pages
Isbn
9780252035579
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2010020850
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)601330993

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