TITLE

Vivian Malone Jones

AUTHOR(S)
Summers, Nick
PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Newsweek;10/24/2005, Vol. 146 Issue 17, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Obituary
ABSTRACT
Looks at the life of Vivian Malone Jones who died last week. Her enrollment and arrival at the University of Alabama in 1963; How Alabama Governor George Wallace tried to block the doorway to the school; A settlement of the dispute choreographed by President John F. Kennedy and the Alabama National Guard; Her college experience and harassment from classmates; How she graduated and worked for the Justice Department and the Environmental Protection Agency; A 1996 meeting with Wallace.
ACCESSION #
18572359

 

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