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The records contained in this exhibit document the Scott's early struggle to gain their freedom through litigation. They are said to be the only "extant record of this significant case as it was heard in the St. Louis Circuit Court."
"A bibliography of Oral History Interviews on the Civil Rights Movement in Mississippi." University of Southern Mississippi Center for Oral History and Cultural Heritage and the Tougaloo College Archives.
An independent archive, library and museum of African-American history and culture. Includes significant African-American art holdings (Aaron Douglas and AFAC Collections) of over 400 works of artists of the 19th and 20th centuries.