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Box 6557


Contains 1 Collection or Record:

Copies of the Tuscaloosa News from May and June 1963 containing stories re: civil rights incidents at the University in 1963., 1963

 File — Box: 6557
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Scope and Contents note From the Collection: This collection documents Boone's career in journalism both in Macon, Georgia and Tuscaloosa, Alabama. His papers cover the years 1924-1981, with the bulk spanning the years 1949-1968, and reflect his career, personal life, and world travels. Of particular interest are the papers dealing with Autherine Lucy’s enrollment at the University of Alabama in 1956; papers dealing with Boone's receipt of the Pulitzer Prize in 1957 for editorial writing, and papers dealing with the 1964-68 Ku Klux...
Dates: 1963