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Dissertation describing the segregated nature of Champaign-Urbana and the struggle to integrate various facilities, especially around Campustown. Education Dissertation, UIUC

http://news-gazette.com/event/2010-01-25/civil-rights-project-artwork-jason-patterson.html

Describes the fight to end discriminatory hiring practices at a newly opened J.C. Penney's in downtown Champaign through quantitative and qualitative surveying.

A picket protests the lack of black employees at the downtown Champaign J.C. Penney store in 1961.