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|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 and city officials.
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|Types:||Black-and-white photographs | StillImage|
|Subjects:||Dahmer, Vernon Ferdinand, 1908-1966--Death and burial | Fairley, J. C. (Jimmy Carter), 1921- | National Association for the Advancement of Colored People--Employees | Civil rights demonstrations--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Civil rights movements--Mississippi | Police--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Flags--United States | Hattiesburg (Miss.) | Forrest County (Miss.)|
|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.
Forms part of Moncrief Photograph Collection.
|Persistent Link to Item:||http://mdah.state.ms.us/arlib/contents/er/moncrief/image.php?display=item&item=430|