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Around the Cracker Barrel

Date: February 11, 1960

Author: Edward H. Bryant, Jr.

Biographical/Historical abstract: Edward H. Bryant Jr., a 1961 Greensboro College graduate, was a columnist for the school newspaper and a participant in the February 1960 sit-ins in downtown Greensboro.

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Description: In this February 11, 1960 editorial published in the Greensboro College student newspaper, The Collegian, Edward H. Bryant, Jr. discusses the Woolworth sit-ins that occurred on Feb. 1, 1960 in Greensboro, North Carolina, and the student meetings which were held after the sit-ins. Bryant relates his own involvement and that of other Greensboro College students with the sit-ins and some meetings, which defined the scope and nature of the protests, that were held with black students at North Carolina A&T State University prior the actual events that took place.

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Format of original: Newspaper Clippings

Collection: Collegian

Repository: Greensboro College

Item#: 3.6.702

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