Archive for 'RG 21 Records of the District Courts of the United States'
Today’s Tribute was written by Dr. Tina Ligon, Archivist at the National Archives at College Park, Maryland “I do think that some of us began to realize that this was going to be a long struggle that was going to go on for decades, and you’d have to knuckle down. A lot of people […]
Posted by Ligon on August 17, 2015, under Civil Rights, RG 21 Records of the District Courts of the United States, RG 412 Records of the Environmental Protection Agency, Tribute.
Today’s blog was written by Damon Turner, summer intern at the National Archives at College Park, Maryland and doctoral student at Morgan State University Freedom Summer or the Mississippi Summer Project was a time of great intrigue and courage. Black and White Americans who witnessed the horrors of Jim Crow, attempted to change America […]
Posted by Ligon on August 12, 2014, under Civil Rights, Civil Rights Act of 1964, RG 21 Records of the District Courts of the United States, RG 60 General Records of the Department of Justice, RG 65 Records of the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
Today’s blog is introduced and compiled by Dr. Tina Ligon, with the assistance of fellow archivists, specialists, and technicians at the National Archives. May 17, 2014 marks the 60th anniversary of the landmark Supreme Court decision regarding education in America. The Oliver L. Brown et. al. v. Board of Education of Topeka (KS) ruling declared […]
Posted by Ligon on May 6, 2014, under Civil Rights, Education, RG 21 Records of the District Courts of the United States, RG 267 Records of the Supreme Court of the United States.
Today’s blog was written by Alexis Hill, Assistant Registrar in the Exhibits Division at the National Archives in College Park, Maryland. America celebrates another year of remembering Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday and legacy. Many of us remember him as a leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement of the 1950s and […]
Posted by Ligon on January 14, 2014, under Civil Rights, RG 11 General Records of the United States, RG 21 Records of the District Courts of the United States.
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