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African Americans -- Education

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Urban League records

 Collection — Box SFC3 [F09.090.03.01], Folder: 283
Identifier: MS0283
Overview Records of a multi-service, non-profit agency, organized in 1978 to promote economic self-sufficiency among African American families and to seek racial inclusion in Mecklenburg County (N.C.) communities. Contains miscellaneous records of the Urban League for the year 1981 only, including membership reports and lists, financial reports, and an affiliate assessment report.

Era before Brown vs. Board of Education oral history collection

 Collection
Identifier: OH-BB
Overview The interviews focus on the educational experiences of members of the African American community of Charlotte during the era of segregation. Many interviewees also discuss how things changed once segregation ended and their children’s school experiences.