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American civil rights : biographies / Phillis Engelbert ; Betz Des Chenes, editor

Author:
Engelbert, Phillis  Search this
Des Chenes, Betz  Search this
Physical description:
xl, 203 p. : ill., ports. ; 25 cm
Type:
Juvenile literature
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
1999
C1999
Topic:
Minorities--Civil rights--History  Search this
Civil rights workers  Search this
Civil rights movements--History  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Ethnic relations  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_598626

The civil rights movement in America : assessing the gains, one generation later

Author:
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
United States
Date:
1989
Topic:
African Americans--Civil rights  Search this
Civil rights movement  Search this
Civil rights workers  Search this
Call number:
AP2 .T674
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1018504

The encyclopedia of civil rights in America / editors, David Bradley, Shelley Fisher Fishkin

Author:
Bradley, David 1950-  Search this
Fishkin, Shelley Fisher  Search this
Physical description:
3 v. (xl, 1018, lxxxvi p.) : ill. ; 26 cm
Type:
Encyclopedias
Place:
United States
Date:
1998
C1998
Topic:
African Americans--Civil rights--History  Search this
Civil rights movements--History  Search this
Civil rights--History--Encyclopedias  Search this
Call number:
E185.61 .E544 1998X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_562928

Representing the race : the creation of the civil rights lawyer / Kenneth W. Mack

Author:
Mack, Kenneth Walter 1964-  Search this
Physical description:
330 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
2012
20th century
Topic:
African American lawyers  Search this
Civil rights lawyers  Search this
Civil rights movements--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1002855

Legacies of the 1964 Civil Rights Act / edited by Bernard Grofman

Author:
Grofman, Bernard  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 320 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
2000
Topic:
Race discrimination--Law and legislation--History  Search this
African Americans--Civil rights--History  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_687969

From sit-ins to SNCC : the student civil rights movement in the 1960s / edited by Iwan Morgan and Philip Davies

Author:
Morgan, Iwan W  Search this
Davies, Philip 1948-  Search this
Subject:
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 200 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
2012
C2012
20th century
Topic:
Civil rights demonstrations  Search this
College students--Political activity--History  Search this
Civil rights movements--History  Search this
Race relations  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_987771

Civil rights in Oz : images of Kansas in American popular art / Karal Ann Marling

Author:
Marling, Karal Ann  Search this
Subject:
Rockwell, Norman 1894-1978 Criticism and interpretation  Search this
Baum, L. Frank (Lyman Frank) 1856-1919 Wizard of Oz Influence  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 41 p. : ill. ; 27 cm
Type:
Books
Pictorial works
Place:
Kansas
United States
Date:
1997
C1997
1945-
Topic:
Kansas in popular culture  Search this
Kansas in motion pictures  Search this
Civil rights in art  Search this
Fantastic fiction, American--History and criticism  Search this
In art  Search this
In literature  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Social conditions  Search this
Call number:
NX653.K3 M37 1997
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_548665

The gentle giant of Dynamite Hill : the untold story of Arthur Shores and his family's fight for civil rights / Helen Shores Lee & Barbara Shores ; with Denise George

Author:
Lee, Helen Shores 1941-  Search this
Shores, Barbara 1945-  Search this
George, Denise  Search this
Subject:
Shores, Arthur D (Arthur Davis) 1904-1996  Search this
Physical description:
287 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
Alabama
Birmingham
Birmingham (Ala.)
Date:
2012
20th century
Topic:
African American lawyers  Search this
Civil rights workers  Search this
Civil rights movements--History  Search this
African Americans--Civil rights--History  Search this
Race relations  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1002847

Sites of slavery : citizenship and racial democracy in the post-civil rights imagination / Salamishah Margaret Tillet

Author:
Tillet, Salamishah  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 224 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
2012
C2012
20th century
21st century
Topic:
African Americans--Political activity  Search this
Slavery--History  Search this
Memory--Social aspects  Search this
Race relations  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1002853

To achieve these rights: the struggle for equality and self-determination in the District of Columbia, 1791–1978 exhibition records

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Names:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
Extent:
13.04 Linear feet (18 boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Exhibit scripts
Exhibition records
Brochures
Photographic prints
Correspondence
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1992-01 - 1992-07
Summary:
An exhibition on 187 years of civil rights activism in Washington, DC. The show was created by the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum and exhibited there from January 1992 to July 1992. These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of the exhibition. Materials include correspondence, research files, exhibit script, administrative records, brochures, press coverage, education packets, loan agreements, floor plans, and catalogues.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Museum exhibits  Search this
Civil rights  Search this
Genre/Form:
Exhibit scripts
Exhibition records -- 1990-2004
Brochures
Photographic prints
Correspondence
Citation:
To achieve these rights: the struggle for equality and self-determination in the District of Columbia, 1791–1978 exhibition records, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
ACMA.03-033
See more items in:
To achieve these rights: the struggle for equality and self-determination in the District of Columbia, 1791–1978 exhibition records
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-acma-03-033
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The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People as an instrument of social change / James W. Ivy

Author:
Ivy, James W. 1901-1974  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
United States
Date:
1956
Topic:
African Americans--Civil rights  Search this
Civil rights movements  Search this
Call number:
NX50 .C74 1956
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1007962

Martin Luther King, Jr. / Marshall Frady

Author:
Frady, Marshall  Search this
Subject:
King, Martin Luther Jr. 1929-1968  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 216 p. ; 20 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
2002
20th century
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Civil rights workers  Search this
Baptists--Clergy  Search this
African Americans--Civil rights--History  Search this
Call number:
E185.97.K5 F73 2002
CT275.K53 F73 2002
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_671989

Promoting and defending economic, social and cultural rights : a handbook / Allan McChesney

Author:
McChesney, Allan  Search this
American Association for the Advancement of Science  Search this
HURIDOCS (Network)  Search this
Physical description:
xviii, 198 p. ; 26 cm
Type:
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Date:
2000
C2000
Topic:
Human rights  Search this
Call number:
JC585 .M34 2000
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_775210

Freedom's coming : religious culture and the shaping of the South from the Civil War through the civil rights era / Paul Harvey

Author:
Harvey, Paul 1961-  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 338 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Southern States
Date:
2005
C2005
Topic:
Protestant churches--History  Search this
Race relations--Religious aspects--Christianity--History  Search this
Church history  Search this
Race relations  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_774834

Buffalo Tiger : a life in the Everglades / Buffalo Tiger and Harry A. Kersey, Jr

Title:
Life in the Everglades
Author:
Buffalo Tiger 1920-  Search this
Kersey, Harry A. 1935-  Search this
Subject:
Buffalo Tiger 1920-  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 183 p. : ill., map, ports. ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Date:
2002
C2002
Topic:
Civil rights  Search this
Government relations  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_678950

King, Malcolm, Baldwin : three interviews / [interviewed by] Kenneth B. Clark

Author:
King, Martin Luther Jr. 1929-1968  Search this
X, Malcolm 1925-1965  Search this
Baldwin, James 1924-1987  Search this
Clark, Kenneth Bancroft 1914-2005  Search this
Clark, Kenneth Bancroft 1914-2005 Negro protest  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 65 p. : ill., port. ; 20 cm
Type:
Interviews
Place:
United States
Date:
1985
Topic:
African Americans--Civil rights  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Call number:
CT275.K53 C5 1985
CT275.K53C5 1985
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_213436

Freedom : a photographic history of the African American struggle / text by Manning Marable and Leith Mullings ; pictures edited by Sophie Spencer-Wood

Author:
Marable, Manning 1950-2011  Search this
Mullings, Leith  Search this
Spencer-Wood, Sophie  Search this
Physical description:
512 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 30 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Date:
2002
Topic:
African Americans--History  Search this
African Americans--Civil rights  Search this
Call number:
E185 .M36 2002
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_688405

A lawyer's journey : the Morris Dees story / Morris Dees with Steve Fiffer

Author:
Dees, Morris  Search this
Dees, Morris Season for justice  Search this
Subject:
Dees, Morris  Search this
Physical description:
365 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
Southern States
Date:
2001
C2001
20th century
Topic:
Lawyers  Search this
Civil rights workers  Search this
Civil rights movements--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_773359

Deep in our hearts : nine white women in the Freedom Movement / Constance Curry ... [et al.]

Author:
Curry, Constance 1933-  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 400 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Southern States
Date:
2000
C2000
20th century
Topic:
Women civil rights workers  Search this
White women  Search this
African Americans--Civil rights--History  Search this
Civil rights movements--History  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_677928

Fayette: For Charles and Medgar Evers, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Ginnever, Charles 1931-  Search this
Medium:
Weathering steel
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Storm King Art Center Old Pleasant Hill Road Mountainville New York 10953 Accession Number: 1972.1
Date:
1971
Topic:
History--United States--Civil Rights Movement  Search this
History--United States--Black History  Search this
Control number:
IAS 35430086
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_31773

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