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Dahmer, funeral, January 1966

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Creator:Moncrief, Winfred H., 1923-
Title:Dahmer, funeral, January 1966
Date:1966 Jan.

Vernon Dahmer funeral, Shady Grove Baptist Church, Kelly Settlement (Hattiesburg, Miss.), afternoon of January 15, 1966. Funeral tent surrounded by mourners. Casket and family members barely visible.

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Types:Black-and-white photographs | StillImage
Subjects:Dahmer, Vernon Ferdinand, 1908-1966--Death and burial | Dahmer, Vernon Ferdinand, 1908-1966--Family | Funeral rites and ceremonies--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | African American churches--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | African American civil rights workers--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Civil rights workers--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Civil rights movements--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | African Americans--Civil rights--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | African American civil rights workers--Crimes against--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Kelly Settlement (Hattiesburg, Miss.)--History | Coffins--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | United States, Mississippi, Hattiesburg | United States, Mississippi, Forrest County
Collection:Moncrief photograph collection
Institution:Mississippi Department of Archives and History
Contributors:Mississippi. Department of Archives and History
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=357