Research Guides: Created Equal: Freedom Riders

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  • History
  • Encyclopedias, Primary Sources, Biographies, Images, Multimedia, Speeches
  • All full-text
  • Publications include American Biographies, Notable Scientists, Presidential Profiles, Revolutionary War Leaders, and many more
  • Coverage of historical events of the last 500 years
  • Facts on File search interface

Encyclopedias

African American Encyclopedia
Print Location: E185 A253
Reference Collection
6 vols. + supplements
African American Writers
Print Location: PS153.N5 A344 2001
Reference Collection
Encyclopedia of African American History
Print Location: E185 .E5453 2009
Reference Collection
5 vols.
Encyclopedia of African American Women Writers
Print Location: PS153.N5 E49 2007
Reference Collection
2 volumes
Oxford Companion to African American Literature
Print Location: PS153.N5 O96 1997

Writing African American Women : an Encyclopedia of Literature by and About Women of Color
Print Location: PS153.N5 W756 2006
Reference Collection

Handbooks & Guides

Autobiography of a Freedom Rider: My Life as a Foot Soldier for Civil Rights
Print Location: E185.93.M6 A76 2011

Breach of Peace: Portraits of the 1961 Mississippi Freedom Riders
Print Location: E185.93.M6 E84 2008

Freedom Flyers: the Tuskegee Airmen of World War II
Print Location: D790.252 332nd .M69 2010

Mississippi Harmony: Memoirs of a Freedom Fighter
Print Location: F350.N4 H83 2002

Words of Protest, Words of Freedom: Poetry of the American Civil Rights Movement and Era
Print Location: PS595.R32 W549 2012

Newspapers

African American Newspapers Collection
Among the various newspapers in the collection is Frederick Douglass's The North Star, which he ran out of Rochester, New York, during the antebellum years.

DVD

Freedom Riders
Print Location: E185.61.F733 2009 Resource contains video

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