African Americans Protest at Lunch Counter Sit-Ins Ca. 1960

African Americans Protest at Lunch Counter Sit-Ins Ca. 1960

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The first sit-in of the Civil Rights movement happened when four African-American college students sat down at a segregated Woolworth's lunch counter in Greensboro, North Carolina, on February 1, 1960. The Greensboro sit-in sparked a wave of similar protests throughout the South, as well as "sympathy sit-ins" by college students in the North.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : , WPA Film Library, , [1960]
Copyright Date: ©1960
Characteristics: video file,rda
1 online resource (1 video file (1 min., 39 sec.)) : sound
Additional Contributors: WPA Film Library
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