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Seeking Justice: The Civil Rights Movement and the Federal Government

October 12 • 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Free

Professor of History Kevin M. Kruse will compare and contrast the 1961 Freedom Rides and the 1965 Selma protests to show how the federal response shaped the course of civil rights campaigns, for better and for worse. A reception and open house will follow at Mudd Manuscript Library, where the exhibition “Nobody Turn Us Around: The Freedom Rides and Selma to Montgomery Marches” is currently on display.

Details

Date:
October 12
Time:
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://libcal.princeton.edu/event/11013290

Organizer

Princeton University Library
Phone
6092582697
Email
danas@princeton.edu
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Venue

Friend Center at Princeton University
William Street and Olden Avenue
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States
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Phone
609-497-0822
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