Barnett, Ross R. (Ross Robert), 1898-1987; College integration -- Mississippi -- Oxford
Article detailing Governor Ross Barnett's insistence on preventing an African-American student from enrolling at the University of Mississippi law school the year after James Meredith integrated the university
Meredith, James, 1933-; Barnett, Ross R. (Ross Robert), 1898-1987; Education, Higher -- Mississippi
The College Board voted that the University of Mississippi should award James Meredith his degree on schedule, despite Governor Ross Barnett's efforts to withhold it on charges that Meredith violated a directive from the university's administrators
Timeline detailing Governor Ross Barnett's interactions with the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans, beginning when the Court issued a restraining order prohibiting Barnett from interfering with James Meredith's enrollment at the...