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James Meredith







The Integration of the University of Mississippi digital collection contains images from the 1962 enrollment of James H. Meredith to the University of Mississippi. Following Meredith's arrival on campus, a riot erupted in which a white crowd attacked U.S. Marshals sent to protect Meredith.

The Integration of the University of Mississippi digital collection is available: http://clio.lib.olemiss.edu/archives/integration.php



Blues exhibit poster

Archives & Special Collections is celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Blues Archive with Still Got the Blues: A Silver Anniversary Exhibition.

On display in the Faulkner Room are original record contracts, rare sound recordings, posters, and more. An MP3 player provides audio and film clips to accompany exhibit cases.