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Dahmer, demonstrations, Jan 1966

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Creator:Moncrief, Winfred H., 1923-
Title:Dahmer, demonstrations, Jan 1966
Date:1966 Jan.
Description:

Demonstration on morning of Vernon Dahmer's funeral, January 15, 1966, Hattiesburg (Miss.). March commenced and ended at St. James Christian Methodist Episcopal Church on corner of East 7th and Atlanta streets. Shown on steps: J. C. Fairley, Forrest County NAACP president left of flag bearer with glasses and Charles Evers, state NAACP field secretary, right of flag.

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Types:Black-and-white photographs | StillImage
Subjects:Evers, Charles, 1922- | Fairley, J. C. (Jimmy Carter), 1921- | Dahmer, Vernon Ferdinand, 1908-1966--Assassination | Civil rights demonstrations--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | African American churches--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | African Americans--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Flags--United States | African American civil rights workers--Crimes against--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Direct action--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Hattiesburg (Miss.) | Forrest 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.

Related Materials:

Forms part of Moncrief Photograph Collection.

Persistent Link to Item:http://mdah.state.ms.us/arlib/contents/er/moncrief/image.php?display=item&item=374