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Bill Barry collection on Lawrence Guyot

Identifier: L2024-04

Scope and Contents of the Papers

Bill Barry collection of Lawrence Guyot papers, 2010-2011, consists of preparatory documents related to a guest lecture by Lawrence Guyot that Barry organized for his Labor studies program at the Community College of Baltimore as well as three DVDs about the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party.


  • Creation: 2010-2011

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research use.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Georgia State University is the owner of the physical collection and makes reproductions available for research, subject to the copyright law of the United States and item condition. Georgia State University may or may not own the rights to materials in the collection. It is the researcher's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and obtain permission from the copyright holder before publication, reproduction, or display of the materials beyond what is reasonable under copyright law. Researchers may quote selections from the collection under the fair use provision of copyright law.

Biographical Note

Lawrence Guyot (1939-2012) was a civil rights leader from Mississippi. He was a leader in the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party's attempt to end segregation and win voting rights during the 1960s.

Biographical Note

Bill Barry was the Director of Labor Studies at the Community College of Baltimore County. Although retired from academia, Bill is still active in labor issues in Maryland.


2 folder(s)

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The collection retains its original order.

Acquisition Note

Donated by Bill Barry, January 2024.

Processing Information

Processed by Hal Hansen at the file level, January 2024.

Lawrence Guyot
A Guide to Bill Barry's Collection at Georgia State University Library
Hal Hansen
January 2024
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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