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    • Oral history with Franzetta Sanders; 2000

    • Oral history.; Interview with Franzetta Sanders conducted on May 17, 2000. Franzetta W. Sanders was born in Moss Point, Mississippi in 1936. She joined the NAACP in the early 1960s and became increasingly involved in the movement for civil rights....
    • Oral history with Mr. Percy Greene; 1972

    • Oral history.; Interview conducted on December 14, 1972 with Mr. Percy Greene at his office in Jackson, Mississippi. Greene was born on September 7, 1897 in Jackson, Mississippi and died on April 16, 1977. He was very active in the civil rights...
    • Oral history with Daisy Harris Wade; 2000-2001

    • "Oral history.; Two interviews conducted February 11, 2000 and July 12, 2001. Daisy Harris Wade was born April 22, 1931 in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. She attended Hattiesburg's Eureka High School and graduated in 1949. After high school, she...
    • Oral history with Lenore L. Prather; 2002

    • Oral history.; Interview conducted September 11, 2002 with Lenore Prather. Lenore Loving Prather was born September 17, 1931. Prather attended Mississippi State College for Women, where she received her bachelor of science in 1953. She then...
    • Oral history with Professor N.R. Burger

    • Oral history.; Interview conducted on May 11, 1982 with Professor N.R. Burger at his residence in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. Burger was born on April 7, 1909 in Brookhaven, Mississippi. In 1932, he completed his undergraduate degree from Alcorn...
    • Finding aid for the Colmer (William M.) Papers.

    • Materials in this collection were donated by William M. Colmer: First accession-1970. Additional information online at:
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    • Oral history with Hollis Watkins; 1996

    • Oral history.; Three interviews conducted on October 23, 29, and 30, 1996 with Hollis Watkins (born 1941), the twelfth child of sharecroppers. Mr. Watkins was jailed for participating in the Woolsworth's lunch counter sit-in in McComb and a...
    • Oral history with Betty W. Carter; 1977

    • Oral history.; Interview conducted on August 17, 1977 with Mrs. Betty Carter at her home in Greenville, Mississippi. Carter was born in New Orleans, Louisiana. She attended Newcomb College where she met her husband, Hodding Carter. Together they...
    • Oral history with E.S. Bishop, Sr.; 1991

    • Oral history.; Interview conducted February 27, 1991 with E.S. Bishop, Sr. in Corinth, Mississippi. Edward S. Bishop Sr. was born in Starkville, Mississippi, on December 11, 1907. He received a B.A. degree from Jackson College in 1930 and was...
    • Oral history with Joseph Schwartz; 1999

    • Oral history.; Interview conducted on July 24, 1999 with Joseph Schwartz (born 1938). Joseph Schwartz was born in 1938 in New York City. Both of his parents were political activists. The family moved to California in 1946 and Schwartz graduated...
    • Oral history with Mr. W.S. Griffin

    • Oral history.; Interview conducted on July 19, 1978 with Mr. W.S. Griffin at his home in Jackson, Mississippi. Griffin was born on October 15, 1913 near Mantee, Mississippi, in Webster County. In 1936, he accepted a position as a teacher and coach...
    • Oral history with Ms. Winson Hudson

    • Oral history.; Interview conducted on August 31, 1995 with long-time civil rights activist Ms. Winson Hudson. In 1956 her community challenged the enforcement of the "separate but equal" provision of Brown v. Board of Education. When local banks...
    • Teachers News College; December 11, 1925

    • From the University Union and Student Activities Record Group. Microfilm of the Teacher's College News, Vol. 8, No. 13 from December 11, 1926. Columns include "Reynolds-Grimes Wedding is first in a number of years: Happy couple leave for honeymoon...
    • 1926-12-11
    • Teachers News College; April 17, 1926

    • From the University Union and Student Activities Record Group. Microfilm of the Teacher's College News, Vol. 7, No. 28 from April 17, 1926. Columns include "High honors bestowed upon Teachers College instructor: Miss Kate B. Brown, will go to...
    • 1926-04-17
    • Two for the seesaw; [1968?]

    • From the AAEC Editorial Cartoon Collection. Cartoon by John Stampone. A soldier is on his hands and knees, acting as the fulcrum for a balanced lever (seesaw) being ridden by two overweight men. The seesaw is labeled "Election year results." One...
    • Delegate at large; August 18, [1968]

    • From the AAEC Editorial Cartoon Collection. Cartoon by Eldon Pletcher. Uncle Sam drives a car at speed along a road and approaches a sharp turn. A suitcase labeled, "Miami Beach" is on the car trunk. The words, "1968...The year of the unexpected in...
    • 1968-08-18
    • Latest polls; September 20, 1979

    • From the AAEC Editorial Cartoon Collection; Cartoon by Ed Valtman. White House Chief of Staff Hamilton Jordan and a bearded man (unidentified) hold a large chart labeled "Latest polls" which shows declining poll results. The bearded man points to...
    • 1979-09-20;
    • All winners; February 12, 1980

    • From the AAEC Editorial Cartoon Collection; Cartoon by Ed Valtman. Senator Edward Kennedy, President Jimmy Carter, and Governor (Edmund) Jerry Brown stand on an athletic winner's platform showing the results of the Maine presidential primary. All...
    • 1980-02-12;
    • Spiked; [n.d.]

    • From the AAEC Editorial Cartoon Collection. Cartoon by John Knudsen. A Vietnamese man with a rifle over one shoulder stands behind a short-barreled cannon. Inserted into the barrel, as if to replace it, is a long tube labeled with "Viet Cong claims...


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