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Author Lyon, Danny.

Title Memories of the Southern civil rights movement / Danny Lyon ; with a foreword by Julian Bond.

Imprint Chapel Hill : Published for the Center for Documentary Studies, Duke University, by the University of North Carolina Press, c1992.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Oversize  OVR 323 L991    ---  Available
Description 192 p. : ill. ; 32 cm.
Series Lyndhurst series on the South
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 186-187).
Summary In the summer of 1962, 20-year-old Danny Lyon packed his cameras and hitchhiked south. Within a week he was in jail in Georgia, looking through the bars at another prisoner, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Lyon's photos and text are more just a record of marches, jailings, and protests, they take us behind the scenes to chronicle the southern Civil Rights movement firsthand.
Subject Lyon, Danny.
Lyon, Danny, 1942-
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Southern States.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Southern States -- Pictorial works.
Civil rights movements -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
Civil rights movements -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century -- Pictorial works.
Civil rights workers -- Southern States -- Biography.
Southern States -- Race relations.
Indexed Term Black persons Rights Protest movements
United States
ISBN 0807820547 (alk. paper)
0807843865 (pbk. : alk. paper)

 
    
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