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Author Gona, Ophelia De Laine.

Title Dawn of desegregation : J.A. De Laine and Briggs v. Elliott / Ophelia De Laine Gona.

Imprint Columbia, S.C. : University of South Carolina Press, c2011.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    344.73079 GON    Available
Description xiv, 212 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Briars of discrimination -- Spokesman for the disenfranchised -- The challenge -- Ups and downs -- Transition -- June 8 -- Across the Rubicon -- An offer that was refused -- Warnings -- Showdown on Main -- A not-so-merry Christmas -- Liar, liar -- Moving on -- Federal district court -- Verdicts -- New evil -- Armageddon -- Epilogue.
Subject Briggs, Harry, d. 1986 -- Trials, litigation, etc.
Elliott, R. W. -- Trials, litigation, etc.
De Laine, Joseph A. (Joseph Armstrong), 1898-1974.
Segregation in education -- Law and legislation -- South Carolina -- Clarendon County -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- South Carolina -- Clarendon County -- History -- 20th century.
Civil rights movements -- South Carolina -- Clarendon County -- History -- 20th century.
African American clergy -- South Carolina -- Clarendon County -- Biography.
African American civil rights workers -- South Carolina -- Clarendon County -- Biography.
ISBN 9781570039805 (cloth : alk. paper)
1570039801 (cloth : alk. paper)

 
    
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