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Mississippi Crime Commission

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Creator:Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission
Title:Mississippi Crime Commission
Date:1967 Dec.-1968 Jan.
Description:

Records collected by the Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission on the Mississippi Crime Commission. The file contains a letter recommending that coroners attend a state school conducted by the state crime lab; two versions of proposed comments by Mississippi governor Paul B. Johnson concerning commission recommendations; a letter requesting a crime report from the Federal Bureau of Investigation; contact information for members of the Crime Commission and various sub-committees; a request for Erle Johnston's attendance at a Crime Commission meeting; handwritten notes from a meeting; and notes about recommendations on wire tapping.

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Wiretapping

Types:Texts (document genres) | Letters (correspondence) | Memorandums | Text
Subjects:Governmental investigations--Mississippi | Crime--Mississippi | Mississippi. Crime Commission | Coroners--Mississippi | Wiretapping--Mississippi | Criminal investigation--Mississippi | Mississippi
Collection:Series 2515 : Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission Records Online, 1994-2006, Folders
Institution:Mississippi Department of Archives and History
Contributors:Mississippi. Dept. of Archives and History
Online Publisher:[Jackson (Miss.)] : Mississippi Dept. of Archives and History | 2002
Original Material:

from Mississippi Crime Commission, 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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