The Long History of the African American Civil Rights Movement in Florida

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Title

The Long History of the African American Civil Rights Movement in Florida

Alternative Title

History of the Civil Rights Movement in Florida

Subject

Civil rights--Florida
Exhibit
Civil Rights Movement
Civil rights movements--Florida

Description

The Long History of the African American Civil Rights Movement in Florida, an exhibit created by Dr. Robert A. Cassanello and his students at the University of Central Florida. The exhibit chronicles both national and local events in the civil rights movements dating from the Civil War to the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960s. Curators for the exhibit were Joseph Corbett and Anne Ladyem McDiviitt. Assistant curators included Patrick Anderson, Laura Cepero, Jennifer Cook, Tanya Engelhardt, Jacob Flynn, William Franklin, Barbara Houser, Rustin Lloyd, Joshua Petitt, Lindsey Turnbull, and Jon Wolfe. Andrew Callovi was the graphic designer.

Creator

Corbett, Joseph
McDivitt, Anne Ladyem
Anderson, Patrick
Cepero, Laura
Cook, Jennifer
Englehardt, Tanya
Flynn, Jacob
Franklin, William
Houser, Barbara
Lloyd, Rustin
Petitt, Joshua
Turnbull
Lindsey
Wolfe, Jon
Cassanello, Robert A.
Callovi, Andrew

Source

Original exhibit by Robert A. Cassanello's Spring 2011 Historiography Graduate Class: University of Central Florida Department of History, Orlando, Florida.

Date Created

2011

Format

application/pdf

Extent

249 MB

Medium

1 exhibit

Language

eng

Type

Physical Object

Coverage

Brevard County, Florida
Cocoa, Florida
Daytona Beach, Florida
Eatonville, Florida
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Gainesville, Florida
Groveland, Florida
Jacksonville, Florida
Live Oak, Florida
Madison County, Florida
Miami, Florida
Miami Gardens, Florida
Mims, Florida
Ocoee, Florida
Palatka, Florida
Rosewood, Florida
Tallahassee, Florida
Tampa, Florida
St. Augustine, Florida
Montogmery, Alabama
Scottsboro, Alabama
Selma, Alabama
Tuskegee, Alabama
Chicago, Illinois
Syracuse, New York
Greensboro, North Carolina
Knoxville, Tennessee
Pulaski, Tennessee

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher
Civics/Government Teacher

Provenance

Originally created by Robert A. Cassanello's Spring 2011 Historiography Graduate Class.

Rights Holder

Copyright to this resource is held by the University of Central Florida Department of History and is provided here by RICHES of Central Florida for educational purposes only.

Contributing Project

Robert A. Cassanello's Spring 2011 Historiography Graduate Class

Curator

Cepero, Laura

Digital Collection

External Reference

"The Long History of the African American Civil Rights Movement in Florida." The Long History of the African American Civil Rights Movement in Florida. http://floridacivilrightsexhibit.blogspot.com/.
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Evans, Arthur S., and David R. Lee. Pearl City, Florida: A Black Community Remembers. Boca Raton: Florida Atlantic University Press, 1990.
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