TITLE

Prince Edward's `Massive Resistance.'

AUTHOR(S)
Hamilton, John Alfred
PUB. DATE
December 1999
SOURCE
Nieman Reports;Winter99/Spring2000, Vol. 53/54 Issue 4/1, p141
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the resistance of the Prince Edward County, Virginia to racial integration. Background of the county; History of slavery in the county; Racism in schools in the county.
ACCESSION #
3008455

 

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