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FROM REBEL LAND
Photos of the characters and places in R.L. Nave's story REBEL LAND: A Racial History of Oxford and Ole Miss.
The Lyceum is the University of Mississippi’s main administrative building. Constructed in 1848, the building housed a Confederate hospital during the Civil War and served as headquarters for federal troops when a riot erupted in 1962 over the enrollment of the first black student, James Meredith.