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Title:Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive

Mississippi was a focal point in the struggle for civil rights in America, and Hattiesburg, home of The University of Southern Mississippi, had the largest and most successful Freedom Summer project in 1964. The civil rights materials collected at the University document a local history with truly national significance. The Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive includes a selection of digitized photographs, letters, diaries, and other documents. Oral history transcripts are also available, as well as finding aids for manuscript collections.

The Civil Rights Digital Library received support from a National Leadership Grant for Libraries awarded to the University of Georgia by the Institute of Museum and Library Services for the aggregation and enhancement of partner metadata.

Subjects:Adickes, Sandra, 1933- --Archives | Mantinband, Charles, b. 1895--Archives | Johnston, Erle--Archives | Zwerling, Matthew, 1944- --Archives | Adams, Victoria Gray, 1926-2006--Archives | Campbell, Will D.--Archives | Zeman, Zoya, 1943- --Archives | Gordon, Albert F.--Archives | East, Percy Dale--Archives | Goodman, Jill Wakeman--Archives | Grupper, Ira--Archives | Beech, Robert L.--Archives | Spears, Lawrence D.--Archives | Shaw, Terri Charlotte, 1940- --Archives | African Americans--Civil rights--Mississippi | Civil rights movements--Mississippi | Civil rights workers--Mississippi | Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party | Mississippi Freedom Project | African Americans--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Council of Federated Organizations (U.S.) | Mississippi Freedom Schools | Rabbis--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | College integration--Mississippi | Civil rights workers--Violence against--Mississippi | United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation | United States, Mississippi, Hattiesburg | United States, Mississippi, Oxford, 34.366495, -89.519248 | United States, Mississippi, Forrest County
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
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Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive Collection (University of Southern Mississippi)

Persistent Link to Item:http://digilib.usm.edu/cdm4/crmda.php