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Letter, O.J. Keller to Rabbi Ben-Ami; January 22, 1965

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Creator:Keller, Oliver J., 1923-
Title:Letter, O.J. Keller to Rabbi Ben-Ami; January 22, 1965
Date:1965 Jan. 22

From the Ben-Ami (Rabbi David Z.) Papers. The letter from O.J. Keller to Rabbi Ben-Ami is typed on Abraham Lincoln Association letterhead and lists the association's officers and board members in the right margin of the page. Mr. Keller invites Rabbi Ben-Ami to the annual celebration of President Lincoln's birthday on February 12, 1965 in Springfield, Illinois. He informs the Rabbi that the guest of honor will be the former governor of Florida and Director of the Civil Rights Program, LeRoy Collins. Keller also asks Ben-Ami if he will answer questions about his experiences in Mississippi on a radio program.

Electronic version made available through a National Leadership Grant for Libraries from the Institute for Museum and Library Services.

Types:Letters (correspondence) | Text
Subjects:Collins, LeRoy | Ben-Ami, David Z., 1924- | Keller, Oliver J., 1923- | Kerner, Otto, 1908-1976 | Civil rights movements--United States | Civil rights movements--Illinois--Springfield | Civil rights movements--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Civil rights workers--United States | Civil rights workers--Illinois--Springfield | Civil rights workers--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Civil rights--United States | Civil rights--Illinois--Springfield | Civil rights--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Abraham Lincoln Association (Springfield, Ill.) | Lincoln Day | Holidays--United States | Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Anniversaries, etc. | Radio programs--Illinois--Springfield | Radio talk shows--Illinois--Springfield | Interviewing on radio | WTAX (Radio station : Springfield, Ill.) | United States, Mississippi, Hattiesburg | United States, Mississippi, Forrest County | United States, Illinois, Sangamon County, Springfield, 39.8017171, -89.6437107 | United States, Florida, 27.664827, -81.515754
Collection:Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
Original Material:

Box 1, Folder 10, M365 Ben-Ami (Rabbi David Z.) Papers, McCain Library and Archives, University of Southern Mississippi.

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Forms part of University of Southern Mississippi Digital Collections.

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Forms part of the Rabbi David Z. Ben-Ami Papers Collection in the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

Forms part of the Mississippi Digital Library.

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