The Resource Freedom rider diary : smuggled notes from Parchman Prison, Carol Ruth Silver, (electronic resource)

Freedom rider diary : smuggled notes from Parchman Prison, Carol Ruth Silver, (electronic resource)

Label
Freedom rider diary : smuggled notes from Parchman Prison
Title
Freedom rider diary
Title remainder
smuggled notes from Parchman Prison
Statement of responsibility
Carol Ruth Silver
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Arrested as a Freedom Rider in June of 1961, Carol Ruth Silver, a twenty-two-year-old recent college graduate originally from Massachusetts, spent the next forty days in Mississippi jail cells, including the Maximum Security Unit at the infamous Parchman Prison Farm. She chronicled the events and her experiences on hidden scraps of paper which amazingly she was able to smuggle out. These raw written scraps she fashioned into a manuscript, which has waited, unread for more than fifty years. Freedom Rider Diary is that account. Freedom Riders were civil rights activists who rode interstate buse
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Silver, Carol Ruth
Dewey number
323.1196/0730750904
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.61
LC item number
.S579 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Willie Morris books in memoir and biography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Silver, Carol Ruth
  • Freedom Rides, 1961
  • Women civil rights workers
  • African Americans
  • African American civil rights workers
  • Civil rights workers
  • Civil rights movements
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Political
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Freedom & Security / Civil Rights
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Freedom & Security / Human Rights
  • Southern States
Label
Freedom rider diary : smuggled notes from Parchman Prison, Carol Ruth Silver, (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=2E1A27B3-A91C-4B93-AEFF-A4C40FA4BCDD
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Raymond Arsenault -- New York -- Traveling south -- The crime -- Justice -- Hinds County Jail -- The boys go to Parchman -- Maximum security unit -- Parchman continued -- Out! -- And off -- And back -- Events -- "Comes now the defendant ..." -- Afterword / Cherie A. Gaines -- Claude Albert Liggins, freedom rider -- Autobiographical notes / Carol Ruth Silver -- Chapter notes -- Suggested additional readings and documentary films
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 188 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781621039792
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Lccn
2013043446
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)861966518
Label
Freedom rider diary : smuggled notes from Parchman Prison, Carol Ruth Silver, (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=2E1A27B3-A91C-4B93-AEFF-A4C40FA4BCDD
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Raymond Arsenault -- New York -- Traveling south -- The crime -- Justice -- Hinds County Jail -- The boys go to Parchman -- Maximum security unit -- Parchman continued -- Out! -- And off -- And back -- Events -- "Comes now the defendant ..." -- Afterword / Cherie A. Gaines -- Claude Albert Liggins, freedom rider -- Autobiographical notes / Carol Ruth Silver -- Chapter notes -- Suggested additional readings and documentary films
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 188 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781621039792
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Lccn
2013043446
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)861966518

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