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School Desegregation

 Series

Scope and Contents

This series contains material as it relates to school desegregation for Bertha's memoir, "My Restless Journey," as well as generally from her experiences working in the New Hanover County School system when the local schools were desegregated in 1968, and in the aftermath of the school riots and 1971 Wilmington 10 incident. Material is mostly newspaper articles, publications, and correspondence.

Dates

  • 1954-2020

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research use.

Extent

From the Collection: 10 Containers (Contains 6 bankers boxes, 1 VHS box, 1 poster tube, and 1 map case folder)

Language

From the Collection: English

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Randall Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:

910-962-7810