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Louis Allen, Liberty, Mississippi, 1964 February 01

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Creator:United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Title:Louis Allen, Liberty, Mississippi, 1964 February 01
Date:1964 Feb.

On February 1, 1964, in Liberty, Mississippi, Louis Allen, an African American logger, was shot to death in his driveway. The previous evening, Mr. Allen had visited his employer in order to obtain a letter of recommendation as he intended to move the next day to Milwaukee, Wisconsin to seek employment as a truck driver and/or bulldozer operator. The killing of Mr. Allen has never been solved.

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Types:Federal government records | Text
Subjects:Allen, Louis, d. 1964 | African American men--Mississippi--Liberty | African American men--Death | African American men--Violence against--Mississippi--Liberty | Men--Violence against--Mississippi--Liberty | Loggers--Mississippi--Liberty | Shooting (Execution)--Mississippi--Liberty | Shotguns--Mississippi--Liberty | Gunshot wounds--Mississippi--Liberty | Assassination--Mississippi--Liberty | Assassination--Investigation--Mississippi--Liberty | Homicide--Mississippi--Liberty | Murder--Investigation--Mississippi--Liberty | Criminal investigation--Mississippi--Liberty | Violent deaths--Mississippi--Liberty | Civil rights--Mississippi--Liberty | African Americans--Civil rights--Mississippi--Liberty | Intervention (Federal government)--Mississippi--Liberty | Violence--Mississippi--Liberty | Allen, Louis, d. 1964--Assassination | Allen, Louis, d. 1964--Death and burial | United States, Mississippi, Liberty | United States, Mississippi, Amite County
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Institution:Federal Bureau of Investigation
Contributors:United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
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