TITLE

White Freedom Schools: The White Academy Movement in Eastern North Carolina, 1954-1973

AUTHOR(S)
Myers, Christopher
PUB. DATE
October 2004
SOURCE
North Carolina Historical Review;Oct2004, Vol. 81 Issue 4, p393
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the white academy movement in Eastern North Carolina from 1954 to 1973. Questions that animated the movement; Factors that inspired people to build and support the academies; Discussion on how the academy leaders attracted and organized support; Explanation on what motivated people to sustain the academies in spite of financial and logistical obstacles.
ACCESSION #
15420452

 

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