History Vault: Civil Rights and the Black Freedom Struggle includes access to primary source, cross-searchable, full-text/full-image documents from the following collections:
Black Freedom Struggle in the 20th Century: Organizational Records and Personal Papers, Part 1: this collection brings a new perspective to the Black Freedom Struggle via the records of major civil rights organizations and personal papers of leaders and observers of the 20th century Black freedom struggle.
NAACP Papers: includes nearly two million pages of internal memos, legal briefings, and direct action summaries from national, legal, and branch offices throughout the country. It charts the NAACP’s work and delivers a first-hand view into crucial issues: lynching, school desegregation, and discrimination in the military, the criminal justice system, employment, and housing, among others.
A ProQuest database.