Inside the Vault: "Meanwhile Back at the Branch..."

On November 3, 2022, our curators were joined by Barbara Harris Combs of Kennesaw State University. Professor Combs discussed the NAACP pamphlet Meanwhile Back at the Branch... and the many ways in which civil rights activists worked to advance equality in the 1960s.

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  • 3:41–5:28: Today’s Document
  • 5:29–14:42: NAACP
  • 14:43–26:28: Public Accommodations
  • 26:29–34:31: Jimmie Lee Jackson
  • 34:32–44:01: Deficit Framing Model
  • 44:02–50:37: The Birth of a Nation
  • 50:38–54:47: Law Enforcement and Police Brutality
  • 54:48–1:00:30: Conclusion and Takeaways

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