THE 1960s AND THE DISMANTLING OF SEGREGATION

These unique collections provide an in-depth look at the civil rights movement in the 1960s. Part II: Southern Regional Office is comprised of never-before-digitized materials documenting the ACLU’s legal battle to enforce the Civil Rights Act of 1964 in thirteen southern states. The first part of the series, American Civil Liberties Union Papers, 1912-1990, offers a broader view of events from the perspective of the ACLU's national office. Together, they form an indispensable resource for understanding the complete history of the civil rights movement. An abundance of primary source documents are only a click away, providing users unparalleled access to the progress and turmoil of this momentus decade.

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