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PW-50494-09
The Southern Courier Digital Access Project
Jonathan Lottman, Southern Courier Association

Grant details: https://securegrants.neh.gov/publicquery/main.aspx?f=1&gn=PW-50494-09

The Southern Courier: Complete Series (1965-1968), First Digital Edition (Database/Archive/Digital Edition) [show prizes]
Title: The Southern Courier: Complete Series (1965-1968), First Digital Edition
Author: The Southern Courier Association
Abstract: From 1965 to 1968, the Southern Courier newspaper provided weekly local coverage of the people, places, and events that shaped the civil rights movement in the American South. This digital edition allows readers, for the first time, to browse, read and search all 177 issues of the Southern Courier.
Year: 2010
Primary URL: http://www.worldcat.org/title/southern-courier/oclc/649825202
Primary URL Description: Worldcat reference page, includes a partial list of university library collections which now include the Southern Courier first digital edition.
Access Model: Free to access online, DVD-ROM copies are free to institutions, and are available at hundreds of university libraries nationwide.

The Southern Courier: initial online archive (Web Resources)
Title: The Southern Courier: initial online archive
Author: The Southern Courier Association
Abstract: A complete, browsable, searchable archive of the Southern Courier newspaper, originally published from 1965-1968. High-quality PDF reproductions of the original newspaper, downloadable by single weekly issue, in low-, standard-, and high-resolution formats. Features a very basic, no-frills user interface, much like having access to a searchable, online set of microfilm reels.
Year: 2010
Primary URL: http://www.southerncourier.org/archives.html
Primary URL Description: First page of the chronological listing of Southern Courier newspaper issues, with very brief descriptions and download links for each issue. The .html archive consists of four pages, one for each year between 1965 and 1968. The "search" dialog provide basic search functionality for the entire archive.


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