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|Creator:||Moncrief, Winfred H., 1923-|
|Title:||Dahmer, case suspects, Jan 1968|
January 25, 1968, arrest photo (profile) of Lester Thornton, who was arraigned in Forrest County Circuit Court (Hattiesburg, Miss.) on charges of murder of Vernon Dahmer and arson of his house and store January 10, 1966.
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|Types:||Black-and-white photographs | StillImage | Identification photographs|
|Subjects:||Dahmer, Vernon Ferdinand, 1908-1966--Assassination | Thornton, Lester | Ku Klux Klan (1915- )--Mississippi | Forrest County (Miss.)--History | Arrest--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 | 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|
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=582|