University of Alabama desegregated (22 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Lucas Paul Richert (University of Saskatchewan)

Context

On 11 June, the University of Alabama was desegregated after Governor George Wallace stepped aside when confronted by federally deployed National Guard Troops.

Citation:
Richert, Lucas Paul. "University of Alabama desegregated". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2008
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=5659, accessed 08 December 2016.]


Related Groups

  1. American Civil-Rights Movement in the 1960s