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cover of Rights, vol. 11, no. 4, August-September, 1964

Rights, vol. 11, no. 4, August-September, 1964

by Emergency Civil Liberties Committee

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1964
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New York: Emergency Civil Liberties Committee, 1964. Magazine. 23p., 5.5x8.5 inches, wraps are slightly worn & toned, cover showing soiling/smudging, else in good condition. Cover articles focus in on the "Summer of 1964" in Mississippi, New York and the ongoing battle against HUAC waged by the Emergency Civil Liberties Committee.
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cover of Freedom Walk: Mississippi or Bust

Freedom Walk: Mississippi or Bust

by Stanton, Mary

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2010
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9781604735406
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Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2010. Paperback. xv, 254p., paperback, 6x9 inches, very good.
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cover of Jackson, Mississippi: An American Chronicle of Struggle and Schism; with a new introduction by the author

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Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2011. Paperback. xxi, 248p., paperback, 6x9 inches, very good.
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cover of [Press release announcing fundraising efforts for the defense of Willie McGee and Sherman Street]

[Press release announcing fundraising efforts for the defense of Willie McGee and Sherman Street]

by National Federation for Constitutional Liberties

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Published
1946
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Washington: the Federation, 1946. Handbill. 8.5x11 inch mimeographed sheet, neatly fold-creased, very good. Discusses legal irregularities in the cases of the two Black men sentenced to death for rape; describes such cases as "legal lynchings.
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cover of Mississippi black paper; fifty-seven Negro and white citizens' testimony of policy brutality, the breakdown of law and order and the corruption of justice in Mississippi, foreword by Reinhold Niebuhr, introduction by Hodding Carter III

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New York: Random House, 1965. Paperback. [xxviii] 92p., 8.5x11 inch paperback, old price stamp on cover, a decent reading copy. Affidavits on police brutality toward the Black population in general and the civil rights movement in particular.
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cover of The Journal of Negro history; Founded by Carter G. Woodson; Published Quarterly. Volume LXIX, No. 1, Winter, 1984

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Washington DC: The Association for the Study of Negro Life and History, Inc, 1984. Magazine. Entire issue; 52p.,presswork on alkaline paperstock, plain printed journal wraps, 9.5x7 inches, Nice copy, faintest hint of external handling, unmolested within: sound, clean and unmarked. Find three essays: "The Negro Sanhedrin Movement" by Alvin Hughes. "Selective Service & American Blacks During WW II," George… Read more
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cover of Multiparty Politics in Mississippi, 1877-1902

Multiparty Politics in Mississippi, 1877-1902

by Cresswell, Stephen

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Published
1995
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9780878057702
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Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1995. Hardcover. xi, 285p., hardcover in dust jacket, 6.25x9.25 inches, very good.
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cover of [Open letter to the Auchenbaugh Canning Company complaining about its change in brand name from "Nigger Head Oysters" to "Negro Head Oysters"]

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Houston, TX: the author, 1956. 8.5x11 inch sheet mimeographed on one side, fold-creased and foxed. Reprint for public distribution of a letter by the right-wing correspondent, originally addressed to the sales manager of the Biloxi-based company. "Dear sir, Was I ever amused, amazed and disgusted while shopping in one of the super markets today. The reason for my chagrin… Read more
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cover of Mississippi black paper; fifty-seven Negro and white citizens' testimony of policy brutality, the breakdown of law and order and the corruption of justice in Mississippi, foreword by Reinhold Niebuhr, introduction by Hodding Carter III

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New York: Random House, 1965. Paperback. [xxviii] 92p., 8.5x11 inch paperback, covers scuffed, ownership signature, a decent reading copy. Affidavits on police brutality toward the Black population in general and the civil rights movement in particular.
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cover of Go South to Sorrow

Go South to Sorrow

by Rowan, Carl T.

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Published
1957
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New York: Random House, 1957. Hardcover. viii, 246p., hardcover in dust jacket, 5.75x8.25 inches. Signed on the front free endpaper by Rowan. Upper right corner bumped with light wear to dj, rear free endpaper discolored from inlaid newspaper article on Rowan, else very good.
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cover of San Diego ACLU Newsletter, Vol. 6, No. 2 (April 1965)

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San Diego: American Civil Liberities Union, 1965. Newsletter. Three separate 8.5x11 sheets; some toning around edges, minor edgewear, else in very good condition. A 1965 ACLU Newsletter looking for volunteers to participate in legal defense of "citizens seeking their voting rights in Mississippi," amongst other membership activities.
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cover of Journal of American History; Volume LI, No. 1-4, June 1964 - March 1965

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no pl: Mississippi Valley Historical Association, 1965. Hardcover. 849p., hardcover, 7x10 inches + 2.5 inches thick; four volumes of the quarterly journal rebound by library, minor soil on bottom edge from shelwear, else in very good condition. Some topics of interest include racial intolerance in the 1920s, the Communist Party and the Midwest Farm Crisis of 1933, and the… Read more
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cover of Yazoo City Blues Selected Poetry and Prose

Yazoo City Blues Selected Poetry and Prose

by Gayton, Tomás

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Published
2004
ISBN
9780963841223
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San Diego, CA: Drury Lane Press, 2004. Trade Paperback. xv, 188pg paperback, 5.5 x 8.5 inches. Inscribed and signed by Gayton on the half-title page. Small sticker scar on rear cover, else very good. Seattle, Washington-born African American poet. The 'theme' essay, "Yazoo," is about his journey back to his grandfather's oppressive Southern roots, "confronting the past and the… Read more
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cover of Looking Back to Move Ahead; an experience of History, A Journey of Hope. Canton Mississippi's Best Selling Author, 10th Anniversary Celebration Edition

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Jackson, MS: FBW & Associates, 1994. Paperback. xiii, 113p., frontis., illus., pictorial wraps slightly shelfworn, else in very good condition.
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cover of What's wrong with the war in Vietnam

What's wrong with the war in Vietnam

by Allen, Donna; Al Uhrie

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Published
1965
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Washington DC: Donna Allen, 1965. Pamphlet. [12p.], 8.5x11 inch mimeographed sheets stapled at upper left, reproductions of black and white photos comparing the war in Vietnam to anti-Civil Rights oppression in the South. Very good but for penciled note at bottom of front cover noting that it was received from the National Coordinating Committee to End the War in… Read more
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cover of Administration of justice in Mississippi: a report of the Mississippi Advisory Committee to the United States Commission on Civil Rights

Administration of justice in Mississippi: a report of the Mississippi Advisory Committee to the United States Commission on Civil Rights

by Mississippi Advisory Committee to the United States Commission on Civil Rights

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Published
1963
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Washington: the Commission, 1963. Pamphlet. 33p., staplebound pamphlet. covers worn, doodles on rear cover, corners dog-eared, a decent reading copy.
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cover of The Citizen: Official Journal of the Citizens Councils of America [six issues: January-June 1965]

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Jackson, MS: Citizens' Councils of America, 1964. Six issues of the slender digest-sized pro-segregation monthly, 15 to 39 pages per issue; very good. The Councils had the motto, "States rights, racial integrity." Includes extensive coverage of alleged communist manipulation behind the Civil Rights movement, especially the "plot to take over Mississippi." Also includes pieces by educators alleging harm caused… Read more
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cover of The Citizen: Official Journal of the Citizens Councils of America. April 1974

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Jackson, MS: Citizens' Councils of America, 1974. Single issue of the slender digest-sized pro-segregation monthly, 31p., lower left corner stained. The neo-Confederate journal stood for "States rights and racial integrity." Cover story is sociologist professor Tommy Roger's "analysis" of how the Brown decision had harmed the US through its erosion of "Racial integrity.
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cover of Life and Death in the Delta. African American Narratives of Violence, Resilience, and Social Change

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New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2006. Paperback. x, 214p., illustrated with scattered b&w photography, mostly recent, softbound (a paperback original) in 9x6 inch photo-decorated wraps. An absolutely sound, clean and unmarked copy. Palgrave studies in oral history.
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cover of San Francisco Bay Times: the gay/lesbian/bisexual newspaper & calendar of events for the Bay Area; [aka Coming Up!] vol. 15, #12, March 10, 1994; Greetings from Mississippi

San Francisco Bay Times: the gay/lesbian/bisexual newspaper & calendar of events for the Bay Area; [aka Coming Up!] vol. 15, #12, March 10, 1994; Greetings from Mississippi

by Corsaro, Kim, editor, Tim Kingston, Mindy Ridgeway, Tommi Avicolli Mecca, Alison Bechdel, Dean Goodman et al.

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Published
1994
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San Francisco: Coming Up!, 1994. Newspaper. 68p. folded tabloid newspaper, news, events, reports, opinion, services & resources, photos, ads, very good on newsprint. The tabloid began life as San Francisco Bay Times. That paper folded quickly and was reformed as Coming Up! and went through another change adding the original name and eventually dropping the Coming Up!
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