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Finding Freedom Summer

Title: Finding Freedom Summer: History, Oral History, and Memory.
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Name(s): Price, Savannah, author
Ponder, Chimere, author
Jensen, Julia, author
Type of Resource: text
Genre: Text
Issuance: serial
Date Issued: 2015
Physical Form: computer
online resource
Extent: 1 online resource
Language(s): English
Abstract/Description: In 1964, the Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), a major member of the Civil Rights Movement, employed Freedom Summer. Freedom Summer was dedicated to registering black citizens to vote in the deep South, in Mississippi. College students from around the country volunteered to go to Mississippi towns to teach in Freedom Schools, register voters, and fight for equality. In our research, we a work to find surviving volunteers that went to Mississippi and record their stories via interviews.
Identifier: FSU_migr_undergradsymposium2015-0035 (IID)
Keywords: oral history, civil rights movement, voting, college students
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/fsu/fd/FSU_migr_undergradsymposium2015-0035
Owner Institution: FSU
Is Part of Series: Undergraduate Research Symposium 2015.

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Price, S., Ponder, C., & Jensen, J. (2015). Finding Freedom Summer: History, Oral History, and Memory. Retrieved from http://purl.flvc.org/fsu/fd/FSU_migr_undergradsymposium2015-0035