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News; American History; Race and Ethnicity
Database topics
News; American History; Race and Ethnicity
Physical extent
1 online resource.
Part of the Readex America's Historical Newspapers collection, African American Newspapers, 1827-1998 was created from the most extensive African American newspaper archives in the United States--those of the Wisconsin Historical Society, Kansas State Historical Society and the Library of Congress. Beginning with Freedom's Journal (NY), the first African American newspaper published in the United States, the titles in this resource include The Colored Citizen (OH), Rights of All (NY), Wisconsin Afro-American, New York Age, Virginia Journal and Alexandria Advertiser, Richmond Planet, Cleveland Gazette, The Appeal (MN) and hundreds of others from every region of the U.S.
Database topics
American History; News
"More than 130 searchable newspapers published by members of many of the most influential American ethnic groups in 25 U.S. states" --infoweb.newsbank.com
Database topics
American History; Race and Ethnicity
"Contains secondary documents written about Martin Luther King, Jr., as well as primary documents written during King's life."
Database topics
American History; Government Information: United States; Race and Ethnicity
Journal/Periodical
1 online resource.
  • Organizational records and personal papers, pt. 1
  • Federal government records
Primary source material from federal agencies, letters, papers, photographs, scrapbooks, financial records, and diaries are among the unique resources available in digital format for the first time. Module one consists of 37 collections of organizational records and personal papers, and the second module is comprised of 36 collections from federal government agencies.
Database topics
American History; Race and Ethnicity
Physical extent
1 online resource.
  • pt. 1. Meetings of the Board of Directors, records of annual conferences, major speeches, and special reports, 1909-1950
  • pt. 2. Personal correspondence of selected NAACP officials, 1919-1939
  • pt. 3. The campaign for educational equality.
  • pt. 4. The voting rights campaign, 1916-1950
  • pt. 5. The campaign against residential segregation, 1914-1955
  • pt. 6. The Scottsboro case, 1931-1950
  • pt. 7. The anti-lynching campaign, 1912-1955.
  • pt. 8. Discrimination in the criminal justice system.
  • pt. 9. Discrimination in the U.S. armed forces, 1918-1955. General office files on armed forces' affairs, 1918-1955.
  • pt. 10. Peonage, labor, and the New Deal, 1913-1939
  • pt. 11. Special subject files, 1912-1939
  • pt. 12. Selected branch files, 1913-1939.
  • pt. 13. NAACP and labor, 1940-1955.
  • pt. 14. Race relations in the international arena, 1940-1955
  • pt. 15. Segregation and discrimination, complaints and responses, 1940-1955.
  • pt. 16. Board of directors, correspondence and committee materials.
  • pt. 17. National staff files, 1940-1955
  • pt. 18. Special subjects, 1940-1955.
  • pt. 19. Youth file.
  • pt. 20. White resistance and reprisals, 1956-1965
  • pt. 21. NAACP relations with the modern civil rights movement
  • pt. 22. Legal department administrative files, 1956-1965
  • pt. 23. Legal Department case files, 1956-1965
  • pt. 24. Special subjects, 1956-1965.
  • pt. 25. Branch department files.
  • pt. 26. Selected branch files, 1940-1955.
Nearly 2 million digitized pages of internal memos, legal briefings, and direct action summaries from national, legal, and branch offices throughout the country. It charts the NAACP's work and covers issues including: lynching, school desegregation, and discrimination in the military, the criminal justice system, employment, and housing, among others. It provides a comprehensive view of the NAACP's evolution, policies, and achievements from 1909-1970.
Database topics
American History; Race and Ethnicity; Law
Journal/Periodical
1 online resource.
Includes race, slavery, and free blacks petitions to southern legislatures and southern county courts as well as State slavery statutes.
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