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Black Freedom Struggle in the 20th Century

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ProQuest History Vault: Black Freedom Struggle in the 20th Century

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The Black Freedom Struggle in the 20th Century contains collections of primary source documents from the records of federal government agencies, the personal papers of African Americans and records of civil rights organizations.
The collection includes:

  • Federal Government Records, for example:
    Black Workers in the Era of the Great Migration, 1916-1929
    Civil Rights during the Eisenhower Administration, Part 1: White House Central Files, Series A, School Desegregation
    FBI Files on Black Extremist Organizations, Part 1: COINTELPRO Files on Black Hate Groups and Investigation of the Deacons for Defense and Justice
    Records of the Tuskegee Airmen, Part 1: Records of the Army Air Forces
  • Organizational Records and Personal Papers, for example:
    Bayard Rustin Papers
    Mary McLeod Bethune Papers
    Records of the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters
    Records of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference,
    The Claude A. Barnett Papers: The Associated Negro Press
    Records of the National Association of Colored Women's Clubs
  • Number of Users:
    Interlibrary Loan:
    Print-only copy permitted
    Resource Advocate:
    Holliday, DeLoice
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    Federated Search:

    IUB Library Subjects:
    • African American and African Diaspora Studies
    • American Studies
    • History

    Library of Congress Subjects:

    African Americans -- Civil rights -- 20th century -- Sources.
    United States -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century -- Sources.