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|Creator:||Coleman, J. P. (James Plemon), 1914-|
|Title:||Letter, James P. Coleman to Erle Johnston; September 12, 1988|
|Date:||1988 Sept. 12|
From the Johnston (Erle E., Jr.) Papers; Typewritten letter from James P. Coleman to Erle Johnston, Jr., dated September 12, 1988, written in response to an inquiry by Johnston with regard to events of 1965. Discusses the effort to unseat the Mississippi House Delegation, including those who directly participated in the effort. Also describes an altercation with an "American Nazi" and the actions of the Democratic Caucus of the House of Representatives.
Electronic version made available through a National Leadership Grant for Libraries from the Institute for Museum and Library Services.
|Subjects:||Elections | Justice and politics | Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party | Letter writing | Governors--Mississippi | Democratic Party (Miss.) | United States. Congress. House | Fighting (Psychology)--Mississippi | American Nazi Party|
|Collection:||Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive|
|Institution:||University of Southern Mississippi Libraries|
|Contributors:||University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries|
Box 3, Folder 20, M319 Johnston (Erle E., Jr.) Papers, McCain Library and Archives, University of Southern Mississippi.
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Forms part of University of Southern Mississippi Digital Collections.
Forms part of USM - Historical Manuscripts
Forms part of the Erle E. Johnston, Jr. Papers Collection in the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.
Forms part of the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.
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