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
Silver, James W. (James Wesley), 1907-1988; Mississippi -- Race relations
Article on James Silver's "Mississippi: The Closed Society" speech, including quotes from a University of Mississippi student who claims that Silver is "bitter" because of his failure to indoctrinate students
Murphy, William P. (William Patrick), 1919-2007; American Civil Liberties Union
Article on University of Mississippi law professor William P. Murphy's resignation, resulting from years of harassment about Murphy's political views and membership in the American Civil Liberties Union
School integration -- United States; Public administration -- Corrupt practices
Article revealing that Mississippi Welfare Commissioner Fred Ross used public funds to print and distribute copies of his speech titled "Racial Amalgamation Versus Segregation and Racial Coperation [sic]," which contends, among other things, that...