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Voter registration, Prentiss, October, 1965

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Creator:Moncrief, Winfred H., 1923-
Title:Voter registration, Prentiss, October, 1965
Date:1965 Oct.

Voter registration August 25, 1965, at the Magnolia Motel in Prentiss (Miss.), following passage of the Voting Rights Act of 1965. Motel owners Aligene Allen and (son) Burt Allen with unidentified child.

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Types:Black-and-white photographs | StillImage
Subjects:Allen, Aligene | Allen, Burt | Voter registration--Law and legislation--Mississippi | African Americans--Civil rights--Mississippi--Prentiss--History--20th century | Civil rights movements--Mississippi--Prentiss--History--20th century | African Americans--Suffrage--Mississippi--Prentiss--History--20th century | Voter registration--Mississippi--Prentiss--History--20th century | African Americans--Civil rights--History--20th century | Prentiss (Miss.)--Race relations--History--20th century | Mississippi--Race relations--History--20th century | Motels--Mississippi--Prentiss | Businesspeople--Mississippi--Prentiss | Prentiss (Miss.) | Jefferson Davis County (Miss.)
Collection:Moncrief photograph collection
Institution:Mississippi Department of Archives and History
Contributors:Mississippi. Dept. of Archives and History
Online Publisher:Jackson, Miss.: Mississippi Department of Archives and History, Archives and Library | 2007
Original Material:

Moncrief (Winfred) Photograph Collection, Mississippi Department of Archives and History, Jackson, Mississippi.

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Forms part of Moncrief Photograph Collection.

Persistent Link to Item:http://www.mdah.ms.gov/arrec/digital_archives/moncrief/image.php?display=item&item=329