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African American history

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Racist Materials Collection

Collection number: MS -177
Scope and Contents A collection of racially offensive items found in flea markets and thrift stores during the 1970's and 1980's. The collector found the items to be revolting and did not want them to remain in the public sphere. It was the collector's intention that the items be viewed and studied in order to better understand the United States' history of racism and Jim Crow laws. Valdosta State University Archives and Special Collection’s collection houses materials collected to elucidate the...
Dates: 2022-03-21

Video 11: AAS Lecture Series #3: History of South Valdosta/ Southside Stories. 1997/02/27.

 Video Cassette — Box 4, video_cassette: 11
Collection number: 11
Scope and Contents

Dr. Beth Higgs, associate professor of Socioligy, presents "A Living History Book: Southside Valdosta." Tim Lee Wright, a VSU student presents an original skit, "Southside Stories," which tells the story of the Rev. willie Wade and his contributions to Valdosta.

Dates: 1995 - 2005