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Beaches, blood, and ballots : a Black doctor's civil rights struggle

Author: Gilbert R Mason; James Patterson Smith
Publisher: Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, ©2000.
Series: Margaret Walker Alexander series in African American studies.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book, the first to focus on the integration of the Gulf Coast, is Dr. Gilbert R. Mason's eyewitness account of harrowing episodes that occurred there during the civil rights movement. Newly opened by court order, documents from the Mississippi Sovereignty Commission's secret files enhance this riveting memoir written by a major civil rights figure in Mississippi. He joined his friends and allies Aaron Henry and  Read more...
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Mason, M.D., Gilbert R.
Beaches, Blood, and Ballots : A Black Doctor's Civil Rights Struggle.
Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, ©2007
Named Person: Gilbert R Mason; Mason family.; Mason family.; Gilbert R Mason
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gilbert R Mason; James Patterson Smith
ISBN: 9781621031291 1621031292
OCLC Number: 821177991
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Cover; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; ONE: Beginnings; TWO: Preparation for Service; THREE: Going Home to Serve; FOUR: The Beach; FIVE: The Bloody Wade-In; SIX: Harassment, Lies, and Sovereignty Commission Spies; SEVEN: Ballots, Beaches, and Bullets; EIGHT: Desegregation Now!; NINE: Community Action and Hurricane Camille; TEN: Inclusion, Influence, and Public Responsibilities; Epilogue; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Y; Z.
Series Title: Margaret Walker Alexander series in African American studies.
Responsibility: Gilbert R. Mason, with James Patterson Smith.

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This book, the first to focus on the integration of the Gulf Coast, is Dr. Gilbert R. Mason's eyewitness account of harrowing episodes that occurred there during the civil rights movement. Newly opened by court order, documents from the Mississippi Sovereignty Commission's secret files enhance this riveting memoir written by a major civil rights figure in Mississippi. He joined his friends and allies Aaron Henry and the martyred Medgar Evers to combat injustices in one of the nation's most notorious bastions of segregation. In Mississippi, the civil rights struggle began in May 1959 with "w.

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