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University of Mississippi... James H. Meredith...
Item # 596496
August 19, 1963
THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 19, 1963
* James Howard Meredith graduates
* 1st University of Mississippi Negro
The front page has a one column heading: "Meredith Receives Mississippi Degree With 440 Whites" with photo of James Meredith receiving diploma. 1st report coverage on graduation of James H. Meredith at the University of Mississippi. Nice to have in this famous title.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. 50 pages, this issue has various cutouts throughout including some large ones on the front page (see photos). Although a damaged issue the Meredith content is still intact. Sold as is.
Category: The 20th Century