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Author Silver, Carol Ruth.

Title Freedom rider diary : smuggled notes from Parchman Prison / Carol Ruth Silver.

Publication Info. Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, 2014.

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Moline PL Adult Non-Fiction - MPLG-6  323.1196 SIL    AVAILABLE
Description xviii, 188 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note "Willie Morris Books in Memoir and Biography."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Raymond Arsenault -- New York -- Traveling south -- The crime -- Justice -- Hinds County Jail -- The boys go to Parchman -- Maximum security unit -- Parchman continued -- Out! -- And off -- And back -- Events -- "Comes now the defendant ..." -- Afterword / Cherie A. Gaines -- Claude Albert Liggins, freedom rider -- Autobiographical notes / Carol Ruth Silver -- Chapter notes -- Suggested additional readings and documentary films.
Subject Silver, Carol Ruth -- Diaries.
Freedom Rides, 1961 -- Diaries.
Women civil rights workers -- United States -- Diaries.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Southern States -- Diaries.
African American civil rights workers -- Southern States.
Civil rights workers -- Southern States -- Diaries.
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Southern States -- Race relations.
Other Form: Online version: Silver, Carol Ruth. Freedom rider diary Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, 2014 9781617038884 (DLC) 2013043446
ISBN 9781617038877 (cloth) (alkaline paper)
1617038873 (cloth) (alkaline paper)

 
    
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