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ProQuest History Vault: Black Freedom Struggle in the 20th Century History Vault Collections

These two Proquest History Vault modules include primary source materials from the late the 19th century to the late 20th century:

Black Freedom Struggle in the 20th Century: Federal Government Records Contains records of federal government agencies, covering some of the major events of the civil rights movement including: Brown v. Board of Education in 1954; the Montgomery Bus Boycott in 1955; the Little Rock School Desegregation Crisis in 1957; the March on Washington in 1963; the Civil Rights Act of 1964; Bloody Sunday and the Selma to Montgomery March; and much more.

Black Freedom Struggle in the 20th Century: Organizational Records and Personal Papers, Part One includes personal papers and records of civil rights organizations. This module covers many of the same events that are covered in the Federal Government Records module as well as other aspects of African American life in the 20th century, including religion, sports, and education.

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