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Making the unequal metropolis school desegregation and its limits Ansley T. Erickson

Author:
Erickson, Ansley T.,  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource illustrations, maps
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
History
Place:
Tennessee
Nashville
Date:
2016
20th century
20e siècle
Topic:
School integration--History  Search this
Segregation in education--History  Search this
Educational equalization--History  Search this
Busing for school integration--History  Search this
Déségrégation en éducation--Histoire  Search this
Ségrégation en éducation--Histoire  Search this
Démocratisation de l'enseignement--Histoire  Search this
Ramassage scolaire aux fins de déségrégation--Histoire  Search this
EDUCATION--Administration--General  Search this
EDUCATION--Educational Policy & Reform--General  Search this
Busing for school integration  Search this
Educational equalization  Search this
School integration  Search this
Segregation in education  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1157034

A little child shall lead them a documentary account of the struggle for school desegregation in Prince Edward County, Virginia edited by Brian J. Daugherity and Brian Grogan

Title:
Documentary account of the struggle for school desegregation in Prince Edward County, Virginia
Editor:
Daugherity, Brian J. 1972-  Search this
Grogan, Brian 1951-  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (xxii, 263, [1] page, 14 unnumbered pages of plates) illustrations
Type:
Sources
Electronic books
History
Place:
Virginia
Prince Edward County
United States
Date:
2019
20th Century
Topic:
School integration--History  Search this
Segregation in education--History  Search this
HISTORY  Search this
School integration  Search this
Segregation in education  Search this
Call number:
LC214.22.V8 L37 2019 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1156290

Moving up, moving out the rise of the black middle class in Chicago Will Cooley

Author:
Cooley, Will  Search this
Physical description:
x, 183 pages 23 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Illinois
Chicago
Chicago (Ill.)
Date:
2018
20th century
Topic:
Social classes  Search this
Segregation in education  Search this
Middle class African Americans--History  Search this
Social conditions  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Middle class African Americans  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1153413

Brown v. Board of Education, United States, 2003

Maker:
Vickers, Charles L.  Search this
Physical Description:
bronze (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 76 mm; x 3 in
Object Name:
medal
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
2003
Credit Line:
United States Mint
ID Number:
2012.0254.12
Catalog number:
2012.0254.12
Accession number:
2012.0254
See more items in:
Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Coins, Currency and Medals
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-b862-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1434390

Graduation

Collection Creator:
Davis, Benjamin O., Jr., 1912-  Search this
Container:
Box 5, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Collection Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests.
Collection Citation:
Benjamin O. Davis, Jr. Collection, Acc. 1992.0023, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Benjamin O. Davis Jr. Collection
Benjamin O. Davis Jr. Collection / Series 2: Military Career / 2.3: Materials Arranged by Posting / 2.3.1: United States Military Academy (West Point, NY), Cadet
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg25939585b-0466-43d6-8f88-6fc38db63d72
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-1992-0023-ref1800
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The Crisis Vol. 18 No. 3

Published by:
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, American, founded 1909  Search this
Edited by:
W.E.B. Du Bois, American, 1868 - 1963  Search this
Illustrated by:
Frank Walts, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
9 3/4 x 6 3/4 x 1/8 in. (24.8 x 17.1 x 0.3 cm)
Type:
magazines (periodicals)
Place printed:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
July 1919
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Business  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Education  Search this
Literature  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Politics  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Social reform  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Bobbie Ross in memory of Elizabeth Dillard
Object number:
2012.84.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5fc5d2f1a-22f1-42b5-bb5b-bed2a76d8689
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.84.3
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19th Century Pamphlet Collection

Names:
United States. Army -- Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
United States. Army -- Recruiting, enlistment, etc.  Search this
Douglass, Frederick, 1817?-1895  Search this
Extent:
0.5 Linear feet (1 box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Proceedings
Speeches
Pamphlets
Booklets
Reports
Place:
Washington (D.C.) -- Politics and government
Date:
1838 - 1898
Summary:
This collection, which dates from 1838-1898, contains nine pamphlets and one booklet. The materials cover various subjects relating to African-Americans, including civil rights, education, the Civil War draft and services for freedmen. Several of the pamphlets contain speeches by Frederick Douglass.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist at acmarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
Draft -- United States  Search this
Civil rights -- United States  Search this
School integration  Search this
African Americans -- Social conditions  Search this
Segregation in education  Search this
Genre/Form:
Proceedings
Speeches
Pamphlets
Booklets
Reports
Citation:
19th century pamphlet collection, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
ACMA.06-119
See more items in:
19th Century Pamphlet Collection
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa7a23c0b54-9d46-4df2-a43c-369542caafb7
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-acma-06-119
Online Media:

Alabama Mining Institute Photographs

Creator:
Alabama Mining Institute  Search this
Names:
Alabama Fuel and Iron Company, Overton, Alabama  Search this
Central Iron and Coal Company, Kellerman, Albama  Search this
DeBardeleben Coal Company (Sipsey, Alabama)  Search this
Gulf States Steel Company (Sayre, Alabama)  Search this
Imperial Coal and Coke Company (Bradford, Alabama)  Search this
New Castle Coal and Coke Company (New Castle, Alabama)  Search this
Railway Fuel Company (Parrish, Alabama)  Search this
Republic Iron and Steel Company (Republic, Alabama)  Search this
Republic Iron and Steel Company (Sayreton, Albama)  Search this
Roden Coal Co. (Marvel, Alabama)  Search this
Southern Coal and Coke Company (Boothton, Alabama)  Search this
Woodward Iron Company (Woodward, Alabama)  Search this
Former owner:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Work and Industry  Search this
Extent:
1 Cubic foot (3 boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
undated.
Scope and Contents note:
Two volumes of photographs, plus negatives, of mining villages in Alabama, featuring company commissaries, hospitals, dining halls, boarding houses, schools, and recreational facilities. The photographs are captioned as to which facilities were for white employees and which for "colored" employees. Companies documented include the Woodward Iron Company, the Central Iron and Coal Company, DeBardeleben Coal Company, Railway Fuel Company, Southern Coal and Coke Company, Roden Coal Company, Alabama Fuel and Iron Company, Imperial Coal and Coke Company, New Castle Coal and Coke Company, Republic Iron and Steel Company, and Gulf States Steel Company.
Arrangement:
1 series.
Biographical/Historical note:
The Alabama Mining Institute is a consortium of underground and surface mining operators, dating back to the 1920s.
Provenance:
Immediate source of acquisition unknown.
Restrictions:
Collection open for research on site by appointment. Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Mining and minerals industry  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Segregation in education  Search this
Mining corporations  Search this
Dwellings -- Alabama  Search this
Company towns  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- Black-and-white negatives -- Acetate film -- 1900-1950
Citation:
Alabama Mining Institute Photographs, undated, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1004
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8ef14fe61-4a53-4620-84f6-f590d5dcb419
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1004

Dear Mr. Rosenwald / by Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by R. Gregory Christie

Title:
Dear Mister Rosenwald
Author:
Weatherford, Carole Boston 1956-  Search this
Illustrator:
Christie, R. Gregory 1971-  Search this
Subject:
Julius Rosenwald Fund  Search this
Physical description:
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 cm
Type:
Fiction
Juvenile fiction
Place:
Southern States
Date:
2006
1865-1951
Topic:
Schools  Search this
Rosenwald schools  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Segregation in education  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_823207

Rosenwald school reflections : documentation & preservation / Claudia Stack, M.Ed

Author:
Stack, Claudia  Search this
Subject:
Julius Rosenwald Fund History  Search this
Physical description:
37 unnumbered pages ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Southern States
Date:
2018
20th century
Topic:
Rosenwald schools  Search this
African American schools--Conservation and restoration  Search this
African American schools--History  Search this
School buildings--History  Search this
Segregation in education--History  Search this
African Americans--Education--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1094569

Beyond Brown v. Board : the final battle for excellence in american education / Ellis Cose

Title:
Final battle for excellence in American education
Author:
Cose, Ellis  Search this
Rockefeller Foundation  Search this
Subject:
Brown, Oliver 1918-1961 Trials, litigation, etc  Search this
Topeka (Kan.) Board of Education Trials, litigation, etc  Search this
Physical description:
86 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Trials, litigation, etc
Place:
United States
Date:
2004
©2004
Topic:
Segregation in education--Law and legislation  Search this
Race discrimination--Law and legislation  Search this
African Americans--Civil rights  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1101986

Strategies of segregation : race, residence, and the struggle for educational equality / David G. García

Author:
García, David G. 1969-  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 276 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
California
Oxnard
Date:
2018
Topic:
Segregation in education  Search this
Racism in education  Search this
Racism  Search this
Mexicans--Education--Social aspects  Search this
African Americans--Education--Social aspects  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1101701

Seekers and creators of community change : during the civil rights years, 1957-1963 / by Albert Waxman

Author:
Waxman, Albert  Search this
Physical description:
2 volumes in one (various pagination) : illustrations ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Michigan
Royal Oak
Royal Oak (Mich.)
Date:
2018
20th century
Topic:
Civil rights movements--History  Search this
African Americans--Social conditions  Search this
African Americans--Civil rights--History  Search this
Segregation--History  Search this
Segregation in education  Search this
Race discrimination--History  Search this
Social workers  Search this
Race relations  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
E185.93.M5 W39 2018
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1097266

Greater than equal : African American struggles for schools and citizenship in North Carolina, 1919-1965 / Sarah Caroline Thuesen

Author:
Thuesen, Sarah Caroline  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 366 page : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
North Carolina
Date:
2013
20th century
Topic:
African Americans--Education--History  Search this
African Americans--Politics and government  Search this
Segregation in education--History  Search this
Education--History  Search this
Public schools--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1096216

A girl stands at the door : the generation of young women who desegregated America's schools / Rachel Devlin

Author:
Devlin, Rachel  Search this
Physical description:
xxx, 342 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
United States
Date:
2018
20th century
Topic:
Segregation in education--History  Search this
Discrimination in education--History  Search this
School integration--History  Search this
Educational equalization--History  Search this
African American girls--Education--History  Search this
Civil rights movements--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1093964

Water tossing boulders : how a family of Chinese immigrants led the first fight to desegregate schools in the Jim Crow South / Adrienne Berard

Author:
Berard, Adrienne  Search this
Subject:
Lum, Martha Trials, litigation, etc  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 194 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Louisiana
Mississippi River Delta
Rosedale (Miss.)
Date:
2016
20th century
Topic:
Segregation in education--Law and legislation--History  Search this
Chinese Americans--Civil rights--History  Search this
Trials, litigation, etc  Search this
Lum v. Rice, 275 U.S. 78 (1927)  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1094121

Simple justice : the history of Brown v. Board of Education and Black America's struggle for equality / by Richard Kluger

Author:
Kluger, Richard  Search this
Physical description:
x, 823, xxiii p., [4] leaves of plates : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1976
1976, c1975
Topic:
Segregation in education--Law and legislation  Search this
Call number:
KF4155.K55 1976X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_350558

History on trial : Alton school cases / [producers, Lewis and Clark Community College and Illinois Supreme Court Historic Preservation Commission ; co-producer, Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum]

Title:
Alton school cases
Author:
Portwood, Shirley Motley 1946- We lift our voices in thunder tones  Search this
Lewis and Clark Community College  Search this
Illinois Supreme Court Historic Preservation Commission  Search this
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum  Search this
Physical description:
44 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 28 cm
Type:
Cases
History
Trials, litigation, etc
Place:
Illinois
Alton
Alton (Ill.)
Date:
2015
[2015]
Topic:
School integration  Search this
Segregation in education--History  Search this
African Americans--Education--History  Search this
African Americans--Segregation--History  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
LC214.23.A48 H57 2015
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1089596

Advocates for change : oral history interviews on the desegregation of the Pasadena Unified School District

Title:
Oral history interviews on the desegregation of the Pasadena Unified School District
Author:
Smith, Rebecca L  Search this
Zorbas, Elaine  Search this
Delman, Abby  Search this
Krontiris, Charlotte  Search this
Pasadena Heritage Oral History Project  Search this
Subject:
Spangler, Jim  Search this
Spangler, Bobbie  Search this
Rostker, Skipper  Search this
Rostker, Patricia  Search this
Vernon, Lynne  Search this
Real, Manuel  Search this
Lowe, Albert  Search this
Reilly, Charles J  Search this
Cortines, Ramon  Search this
Waite, Anne  Search this
Knox, Saundra  Search this
Treister, Dana  Search this
Kennedy, John J  Search this
Carter, Mary  Search this
Carter, James  Search this
Hight, Ann  Search this
Sheldon, Joel V  Search this
Myers, Henry  Search this
Wyatt, Marge  Search this
Main, Donovan  Search this
Nack, Kathryn  Search this
Hickambottom, Elbie J  Search this
Pursel, Anne  Search this
Pasadena Unified School District History  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 236 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
California
Pasadena
United States
Pasadena (Calif.)
Date:
2007
©2007
20th century
Topic:
School integration  Search this
Segregation in education  Search this
African Americans--Education  Search this
Civilization  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1083881

A history of African-American education in Leon County, Florida : emancipation through desegregation 1863-1968 / Debra Herman and Althemese Barnes

Title:
African-American education in Leon County, Florida
Emancipation through desegregation
Author:
Herman, Debra  Search this
Barnes, Althemese  Search this
Physical description:
176 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Florida
Leon County
Date:
1997
Topic:
African Americans--Education--History  Search this
Community and school--History  Search this
Public schools--History  Search this
Segregation in education--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1083889

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