Clay

People

Brooks, Eddie

Eddie Brooks was a SNCC field worker in Clay County in the mid-1960s.

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Events

Kroger Boycott

In the mid-1960s, a group of about 300 black people were brought to trial for protesting the segregation practices of stores in West Point. The boycott began with the local Kroger, which refused to hire black employees. 

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Documents

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