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Highlander Folk School : communist training school, Monteagle, Tenn.

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Type: Broadsides | Text
Creator: Georgia Commission on Education
Title: Highlander Folk School : communist training school, Monteagle, Tenn.
Labor Day Weekend at Communist Training School
Date: 1957
Description: Broadside produced by the Georgia Commission on Education in 1957 documenting the activities at the Highlander Folk School's twenty-fifth anniversary celebration, August 30 to September 2, 1957. The photographs featured on the broadside were taken under false pretenses by Ed Friend, official photographer for Governor Marvin Griffin, for the Georgia Commission on Education. Many of the images selected for the broadside may be found in Friend's Highlander Film.

Newspaper format; caption title.

"Editorial comment" signed: Georgia Commission on Education; Governor Marvin Griffin, Chairman; T.V. Williams, Jr., Executive Secretary.

"Integrated in All Respects" is a project of the Digital Library of Georgia in association with the Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies and the Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection.

Subjects: Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.) | Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.)--Anniversaries, etc. | Propaganda, Anti-communist--United States | Racism--United States | United States--Race relations--Sources | School integration--Massive resistance movements--Georgia | Monteagle (Tenn.) | Grundy County (Tenn.) | Georgia
Contributors: Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies
Online Publisher: Athens, Ga. : Digital Library of Georgia, 2007
Original Material: Georgia Commission on Education. Highlander Folk School : communist training school, Monteagle, Tenn. Atlanta, Ga. : The Commission, [1957]. | From the S. Ernest Vandiver collection, Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies.
Rights and Usage: Cite as: "Labor Day Weekend at Communist Training School," broadside published by Georgia Commission on Education, 1957, Series I., Subseries A, S. Ernest Vandiver collection, Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies, University of Georgia, Athens, as presented in the Digital Library of Georgia.

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Persistent Link to Item: http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/highlander/id:efhf003

Related Institutions: Digital Library of Georgia
Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies
Collection Information: "Integrated in All Respects": Ed Friend's Highlander Folk School Films and the Politics of Segregation