Segregation in Kingsport 1974

Dublin Core

Title

Segregation in Kingsport 1974

Subject

Tennessee; African Americans--Appalachian Region; African Americans--Southern States; African American heritage; Racism; Race relations

Description

An article in the Kingsport Times-News in 1974 about the history of segregation in the city, commemorating the 20th anniversary of Brown vs. the Board of Education which ruled against the practice of "separate but equal" and led to integration in schools and society. Black community members shared their stories about the times before and after integration

Creator

Kingsport Times-News

Source

Louetta Hall

Publisher

Black in Appalachia

Date

January 2019

Rights

This item can be used for private reflection and research, and not for commercial purposes.

Coverage

1974; United States--Tennessee--Kingsport

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Collection

Citation

Kingsport Times-News, “Segregation in Kingsport 1974,” Black in Appalachia: Community History Digital Archive, accessed September 30, 2022, https://blackinappalachia.omeka.net/items/show/341.