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|Creator:||Moncrief, Winfred H., 1923-|
|Title:||Dahmer, DeBoxtel trial, March 1968|
March 1968, Forrest County Circuit Court (Hattiesburg, Miss.) trial of Henry DeBoxtel for the January 1966 murder of Vernon Dahmer and the firebombing of his house and store. Billy Roy Pitts (second from left) escorted to courthouse by U.S. deputy marshals.
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|Types:||Black-and-white photographs | StillImage|
|Subjects:||Pitts, Billy Roy | Pitts, Billy Roy--Trials, litigation, etc. | Dahmer, Vernon Ferdinand, 1908-1966--Assassination | Trials--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Courthouses--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Ku Klux Klan (1915- )--Mississippi | Trials (Murder)--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | African American civil rights workers--Violence against--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | African American civil rights workers--Crimes against--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Arson--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Law enforcement officers--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=630|