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Printed matter, "Join the Fight Against Poverty," Poor People's Corporation, Jackson, Mississippi, undated

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Title:Printed matter, "Join the Fight Against Poverty," Poor People's Corporation, Jackson, Mississippi, undated
Description:

This item includes a brochure and a letter, both of which outline the goals and methods of the Poor Peoples Corporation and solicits donations via "Freedom Bonds." The Poor People's Campaign included a caravan from Mississippi to Washington D.C. as well as an encampment in Washington D.C.

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Types:Brochures
Subjects:Poverty--United States | Social service--Citizen participation | United States--Social conditions | Social movements--United States | Poor People's Campaign | African Americans--Economic conditions | United States--Economic conditions | United States | Jackson (Miss.) | Hinds County (Miss.)
Collection:Online Manuscript Resources in Southern Women's History
Institution:Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Books Library (Emory University)
Contributors:Emory University. Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library | Online Manuscript Resources in Southern Womens' History Collection (Emory University. Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library)
Online Publisher:[Atlanta, Ga.] : Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University | 2006
Original Material:

Constance Curry papers, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University

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Online Manuscript Resources in Southern Womens' History

Persistent Link to Item:http://larson.library.emory.edu/marbl/DigProjects/swh/images/Curry%20818/0818-062.pdf