The Voice of Prince Edward County, Vol. 1, No. 3

Title

The Voice of Prince Edward County, Vol. 1, No. 3

Subject

African American newspapers
Associations, institutions, etc.—African American membership
Race discrimination—United States
Prince Edward County (Va.)

Description

"Nation Has New Voting Rights Act" - Author Unknown -The Voting Rights Act of 1965 is explored. / "Visiting Science Program Here" - Author Unknown -Traveling scientists present to children in the Operation Catch-Up program. / "Peace Corps Needs Farmers" - Author Unknown - The Peace Corps is looking for volunteers with farm experience to go overseas. / "Impressions of Headstart"- Sandra Young - Sandra Young, an instructor at Operation Catch-Up and volunteer at Headstart, gives an overview of the Headstart program. / "Citizens' Group Forms In Prospect" - Author Unknown - A number of citizens in the Prospect community organize a political group, the Prospect Association for Progress and Action. / "Nottoway Summer Projects" - Miss A. Savary - Nottoway County prepares for the desegregation of the schools. / "Dance Class Continues Into Fall" - Author Unknown - The modern dance class through Operation Catch-Up is offered through the fall. / "Community Clears Recreation Area" - Author Unknown - Work on the recreation project in the southern part of Prince Edward County began. / "Editorial: The New South - One Man One Vote" - Author Unknown - The piece speaks of the Voting Rights Bill being signed into law and the importance of the vote.

Creator

Various Contributors
James E. Ghee, Jr.
Leslie F. Griffin, Jr.
Carlton Terry

Source

Hampden-Sydney College Archives & Special Collections

Date

1965-08-28

Rights

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Format

JPEG

Language

English

Type

Text

Identifier

10010565

Coverage

Farmville, VA (Prince Edward County)

Provenance

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Hampden-Sydney College Archives & Special Collections

Original Format

1 page, front and back; 12"x17.5"

Files

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Citation

Various Contributors et al., “The Voice of Prince Edward County, Vol. 1, No. 3,” Hampden-Sydney College Digital Repository, accessed May 25, 2024, https://dams.hsc.edu/items/show/723.