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Rabinowitz, Race Relations in the Urban South, 1865–1890 (New York: Oxford University Press, 1978). 9. Pauline W. Kopecky, A History of Equal Opportunity at Oklahoma State University (Stillwater: Oklahoma State University, 1990), 233–42; Peter Wallenstein, Tell the Court I Love My Wife: Race, Marriage, and Law—An American History (New York: Palgrave Macmillan/St. Martin’s Press, 2002), chapter 9. 10. Wallenstein, Virginia Tech, 173–75; “Asians and Asian-Americans at Virginia Tech: The Early Years, 1920–1950,” Diversity News 4 (Fall 1997): 8–9, 11; Jian Li, “A History of the Chinese in Charleston,” South Carolina Historical Magazine 99 (January 1998), 58–64; “Taro Kishi” vertical file, University Archives, Memorial Library, Texas A&M University, College Station (my thanks to Texas A&M University archivist Angus Martin for bringing this file to my attention); Matt Gottlieb, “Nippon QB,” Virginia Living 3 (October 2005): 46–47.
Rather than focus solely on public institutions, she compares a public school, Jackson State College, with a private one, Tougaloo College. Her work examines how black institutions of higher education provided movement centers, institutional spaces and bases from which black southerners could plan and carry out attacks on segregation beyond their campuses. The next two essays, which mostly detail developments in the late 1960s, examine the process and significance of university desegregation after the first steps had been achieved.
Either way, however, the change had come within the old constitutional framework. That old framework continued to govern black access to higher education, in Maryland and across the South. Black southerners continued to challenge black exclusion, whether from all programs or from any particular program. And once Black Southerners and Nonblack Universities, 1935–1965 33 having gained admission, they challenged white proprietary claims on residence halls, sports teams, faculty and administration, or any other aspect of campus life.