Database Details

James Meredith, J. Edgar Hoover, and the Integration of the University of Mississippi

Alternative Name:   Archives Unbound
Description:   The James Meredith, J. Edgar Hoover, and the Integration of the University of Mississippi collection (1961-1962) contains extensive FBI documentation on Meredith’s battle to enroll at The University of Mississippi in 1962 and white political and social backlash, including his correspondence with the NAACP, documents and images from Federal Bureau of Investigation Library and positive and negative letters he received from around the world during his ordeal.
Time-span:   1961-1962
Publisher:   Gale Cengage Learning
Full Text Note:   Full Text
Category/Subcategory:   Social Sciences / History
   Type / Historical Government Documents