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|Creator:||Moncrief, Winfred H., 1923-|
|Title:||Dahmer, demonstrations, Jan 1966|
Demonstration on morning of Vernon Dahmer's funeral, January 15, 1966, Hattiesburg (Miss.). Marchers fill intersection of Batson and Market streets due to halt of march following arrest of participant. J. C. Fairley, Forrest County NAACP president (black male in glasses), negotiates with Hattiesburg Police Chief Hugh Herring (white male in hat).
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|Types:||Black-and-white photographs | StillImage|
|Subjects:||Fairley, J. C. (Jimmy Carter), 1921- | Herring, Hugh | Dahmer, Vernon Ferdinand, 1908-1966--Assassination | Civil rights demonstrations--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | African Americans--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | African American civil rights workers--Crimes against--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | National Association for the Advancement of Colored People--Employees | Direct action--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Civil rights demonstrations--Mississippi--Hattiesburg--Press coverage | Law enforcement officers--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Reporters and reporting--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|
Moncrief (Winfred) Photograph Collection, Mississippi Department of Archives and History, Jackson, Mississippi.
Forms part of Moncrief Photograph Collection.
|Persistent Link to Item:||http://www.mdah.ms.gov/arrec/digital_archives/moncrief/image.php?display=item&item=427|