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John Hewlett

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Creator:Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission
Title:John Hewlett

Records collected by the Mississippi Sovereignty Commission on John Hewlett. Hewlett was a member of the Black Panther Party and participated in the 1966 James Meredith March in Mississippi. The file contains photocopied photographs from the 1966 march as well as from a speech made by Hewlett at the University of California, Berkley Vietnam Day Committee's first anniversary, a newspaper advertisement of a speech given by Hewlett in New York, an article mentioning Hewlett and his participation with the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) as well as a summary of his file written in August, 1966 by Erle Johnston, Jr., director of the Sovereignty Commission.

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Types:Articles | Black-and-white photographs | Newspapers | Administrative records | Text
Subjects:Hewlett, John | Civil rights movements--Mississippi | Civil rights workers--Mississippi | African American civil rights workers--Mississippi | Social reformers--Mississippi | Mississippi--Race relations--History--20th century | Advertising, Newspaper--New York (State)--New York | National guardian | Black Panther Party | Speeches, addresses, etc. | Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.) | Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) | University of California, Berkeley | Vietnam Day Committee (Berkeley, Calif.) | Anniversaries | United States, Mississippi, 32.354668, -89.398528 | United States, New York, New York County, New York, 40.7142691, -74.0059729 | United States, California, Alameda County, Berkeley, 37.8715926, -122.272747
Collection:Series 2515 : Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission Records Online, 1994-2006, Folders
Institution:Mississippi Department of Archives and History
Contributors:Mississippi. Department of Archives and History
Original Material:

from John Hewlett, Sovereignty Commission records, Mississippi Department of Archives and History

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Forms part of Series 2515 : Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission Records Online, 1994-2006

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