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Dahmer, suspects, 1968

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Creator:Moncrief, Winfred H., 1923-
Title:Dahmer, suspects, 1968
Date:1968
Description:

March 28, 1966, arraignment in Hattiesburg (Miss.) before U.S. Commissioner Jack Pittman of 12 Jones County (Miss.) men charged by the FBI with violation of the 1965 Voting Rights Act in the firebombing of Vernon Dahmer's house and store January 10, 1966, which resulted in his death.

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Types:Black-and-white photographs | StillImage
Subjects:Dahmer, Vernon Ferdinand, 1908-1966--Assassination | Ku Klux Klan (1915- )--Mississippi | Forrest County (Miss.)--History | Arraignment--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | African American civil rights workers--Violence against | African American civil rights workers--Crimes against | Murder--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Arson--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | White supremacy movements--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Intimidation | Courthouses--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, Library & Archives | 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=545