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Director's report -- January 1964

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Creator:Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission
Title:Director's report -- January 1964
Date:1964 Jan.

Records collected by the Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission relating to the monthly meeting held in January 1964. The file contains copies of a resolution commenting Governor Ross Barnett and lieutenant governor Paul Johnson for their time on the committee; financial reports for the commission and for the Coordinating Committee for Fundamental American Freedoms; and a copy of a pamphlet of Governor Barnett's testimony against proposed Civil Rights legislation given before the Senate Commerce Committee. The file also contains a report of the commission's recent activity, outlining ongoing investigations to update county files; work to end or minimize the impact of boycotts in Canton and Hattiesburg; a proposal to retain the services of John Satterfield and the Coordinating Committee for Fundamental American Freedoms to fight proposed Civil Rights legislation through February; and information on the resolution of a school issue in Jasper County.

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Types:Memorandums | Reports | Resolutions (Administrative records) | Pamphlets | Text
Subjects:Civil rights movements--Mississippi | Mississippi--Race relations--History--20th century | Race relations | Governmental investigations--Mississippi | Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission--Officials and employees | Coordinating Committee for Fundamental American Freedoms | Segregation in education--Mississippi | School integration--Mississippi | Jasper County (Miss.)--Race relations | United States. Civil Rights Act of 1964 | Boycotts--Mississippi--Canton | Boycotts--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Governors--Mississippi | United States, Mississippi, Jasper County, 32.0191127, -89.1188598 | United States, Mississippi, Canton | United States, Mississippi, Madison County | United States, Mississippi, Hattiesburg | United States, Mississippi, Forrest County | United States, District of Columbia, Washington, 38.907192, -77.036871
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's Report -- January 1964, 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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