James Meredith enrolled Amid rioting and protests, James Meredith was the first black student to attend the previously all-white University of Mississippi. He had to be escorted on to the campus by US marshals in what became a pivotal moment for the American civil rights movement
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MISSISSIPPI 1966 | June 5, 1966, equipped with a sun helmet, walking stick, and Bible, James Meredith, began a 220-mile March Against Fear from Memphis, TN, to Jackson, Miss., to encourage African Americans in Miss. to register to vote and prove an African American man could walk free in the South. On the second day of the March outside Hernando, Miss. he was shot, but completed the march after recoveri from his wounds. 4,000 Black Mississippians registered to Vote as a result.
In 1962, James Meredith was the first African American student admitted to the segregated University of Mississippi, an event that was a flashpoint in the American civil rights movement. October 1, 1962.
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June 1966: Participants on the Meredith Mississippi March are tear-gased by the Mississippi Highway Patrol near the town of Canton. The march began when civil rights campaigner James Meredith set out to walk from Memphis, Tennessee to Jackson, Mississippi, to encourage African-Americans along the way to register and vote. After Meredith was shot and wounded, other civil rights campaigners continued the march in his name