What Was "Freedom Summer"?
Adapted from American Experience: "Freedom Summer." Third party materials courtesy of ABCNEWS VideoSource; Harvey Richards Media Archive; ITN Source; Mississippi Department of Archives and History; Steve Schapiro; Gwendolyn Zoharah Simmons; and Tamio Wakayama.
American Experience: "Freedom Summer"
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