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Director - personal, November 18, 1968

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Creator:Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission
Title:Director - personal, November 18, 1968
Date:1968 Nov.-1969 Jan.

Records collected by the Mississippi Sovereignty Commission between November 1968 and January 1969. The file contains a report by commission investigator Fulton Tutor; a memorandum about alleged subversive activities of Mitsu Shiboh and Thomas Sellers; letters to James H. Dillon, Senate Subcommittee on Investigations following up on a comment made in Esquire magazine about land purchased land "to be utilized for training in guerilla warfare"; a letter to George Morrell of Home Theaters, Inc., seeking information on an employee allegedly dismissed for mishandling or embezzling money; a memorandum about a visit to Mississippi State University student Pat Coughlin who wrote an article attacking the Commission; a letter to Burns Tatun, Director of the University of Mississippi Campus Police committing cooperation; and a letter to Eli Howell, Executive secretary of the Alabama State Sovereignty Commission planning for a joint meeting of all State Sovereignty Commissions or similar organizations

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Types:Letters (correspondence) | Memorandums | Text
Subjects:Burke, W. Webb (William Webb)--Correspondence | Civil rights movements--Mississippi | Mississippi--Race relations--History--20th century | Race relations | Governmental investigations--Mississippi | Newspaper editors--Mississippi | Mississippi--Politics and government | Memorandums | Government correspondence--Mississippi | Social reformers--Mississippi | Subversive activities--Mississippi | United States, Mississippi, 32.354668, -89.398528
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
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from Director - Personal, November 18, 1969, 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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