Ben Payton and the Thundering Harps
Ben Payton and the Thundering Harps perform Delta blues at the Library of Congress, May 25, 2011. videorecording | videorecording ; 66 | Homegrown Concert Series. (Source). May 25, 2011. (Date). Videorecording (Form).
Library of Congress - Payton, Ben Wiley - Thundering Harps (Musical Group)
Clarence Magee oral history interview conducted by Emilye Crosby in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, 2015-12-01.
Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
Clarence Magee discusses the Civil Rights Movement in Mississippi. He recalls growing up in Marion County, Mississippi, where he was pushed by his family to pursue an education. He remembers becoming involved with the Hattiesburg branch of the NAACP after he was barred from registering to vote in 1956, then working in sensitivity training for Freedom Summer volunteers. He also discusses teaching in schools, ...
Magee, Clarence - Crosby, Emilye - Bishop, John Melville - Civil Rights History Project (U.S.)
Smith, Jeanette - Branch, Raylawni G. - Crosby, Emilye - Bishop, John Melville - Civil Rights History Project (U.S.)
We Had Sneakers, They Had Guns: The Kids Who Fought for Civil Rights in Mississippi
As an illustrator and journalist, Tracy Sugarman covered the nearly one thousand student volunteers who traveled to the Mississippi Delta to assist black citizens in the South in registering to vote. Two white students and one black student were slain in the struggle, many were beaten and hundreds arrested, and churches and homes were burned to the ground by the opponents of equality. Yet ...
Sugarman, Tracy - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
Library of Congress - Ferris, William R.
James "Super Chikan" Johnson and Richard Christman
James "Super Chikan" Johnson and Richard Christman performs Mississippi blues songs and music at the Library of Congress, May 23, 2006. videorecording | videorecording ; 62 min | Homegrown Concert Series. (Source). May 23, 2006. (Date). Videorecording (Form).
Library of Congress - Super Chikan - Christman, Richard