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The Resource Hands on the freedom plow : personal accounts by women in SNCC, edited by Faith S. Holsaert ... [et at.]

Hands on the freedom plow : personal accounts by women in SNCC, edited by Faith S. Holsaert ... [et at.]

Label
Hands on the freedom plow : personal accounts by women in SNCC
Title
Hands on the freedom plow
Title remainder
personal accounts by women in SNCC
Statement of responsibility
edited by Faith S. Holsaert ... [et at.]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fifty-two women - northern and southern, young and old, urban and rural, black, white, and Latina - share their courageous personal stories of working for the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) on the front lines of the Civil Rights Movement. The testimonies cover early sit-ins, voter registration campaigns, and Freedom Rides; the 1963 March on Washington, the Mississippi Freedom Summer, and the Movements in Alabama and Maryland; Black Power and anti-war activism. --publisher's description
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.43/323092
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.96
LC item number
.H24 2010
Literary form
non fiction
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Holsaert, Faith S
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  • Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
  • Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
  • African American women civil rights workers
  • African American women political activists
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • Civil rights movements
  • African American women civil rights workers
  • African American women political activists
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • Race relations
  • United States
  • Southern States
  • Southern States
  • United States
Label
Hands on the freedom plow : personal accounts by women in SNCC, edited by Faith S. Holsaert ... [et at.]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Fighting for my rights : one SNCC woman's experience, 1961-1964 -- pt. 2. Entering troubled waters : sit-ins, the founding of SNCC, and the freedom rides, 1960-1963 -- pt. 3. Movement leaning posts : the heart and soul of the southwest Georgia movement, 1961-1963 -- pt. 4. Standing tall : the southwest Georgia movement, 1962-1963 -- pt. 5. Get on board : the Mississippi movement through the Atlantic City challenge, 1961-1964 -- pt. 6. Cambridge, Maryland : the movement under attack, 1961-1964 -- pt. 7. A sense of family : the National SNCC Office, 1960-1964 -- pt. 8. Fighting another day : the Mississippi movement after Atlantic City, 1964-1966 -- pt. 9. The constant struggle : the Alabama movement, 1963-1966 -- Black power : issues of continuity, change, and personal identity, 1964-1969
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
616 pages
Isbn
9780252035579
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2010020850
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)601330993
  • 2059751
  • (OCoLC)601330993
  • (OCoLC)ocn601330993
  • 2059751
Label
Hands on the freedom plow : personal accounts by women in SNCC, edited by Faith S. Holsaert ... [et at.]
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Fighting for my rights : one SNCC woman's experience, 1961-1964 -- pt. 2. Entering troubled waters : sit-ins, the founding of SNCC, and the freedom rides, 1960-1963 -- pt. 3. Movement leaning posts : the heart and soul of the southwest Georgia movement, 1961-1963 -- pt. 4. Standing tall : the southwest Georgia movement, 1962-1963 -- pt. 5. Get on board : the Mississippi movement through the Atlantic City challenge, 1961-1964 -- pt. 6. Cambridge, Maryland : the movement under attack, 1961-1964 -- pt. 7. A sense of family : the National SNCC Office, 1960-1964 -- pt. 8. Fighting another day : the Mississippi movement after Atlantic City, 1964-1966 -- pt. 9. The constant struggle : the Alabama movement, 1963-1966 -- Black power : issues of continuity, change, and personal identity, 1964-1969
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
616 pages
Isbn
9780252035579
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2010020850
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)601330993
  • 2059751
  • (OCoLC)601330993
  • (OCoLC)ocn601330993
  • 2059751

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