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Men in uniform at Ole Miss

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Title:Men in uniform at Ole Miss
Date:1962 Sept.-1962 Oct.

Photograph from the Johnston (Erle E., Jr.) Papers. Black-and-white photograph of several armed men in uniform on the campus of the University of Mississippi, October 1, 1962. The men were part of the law enforcement effort to restore and maintain order on the campus during the riots that occurred after the integration of the university by James Meredith in late September. A burned-out vehicle can be seen in the background of the photograph.

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

Types:Black-and-white photographs | StillImage
Subjects:Meredith, James, 1933- | University of Mississippi | Law enforcement--Mississippi--Oxford | Law enforcement--Mississippi--Lafayette County | College integration--Mississippi--Oxford | College integration--Mississippi--Lafayette County | University of Mississippi--Riots | Race riots--Mississippi--Oxford | Race riots--Mississippi--Lafayette County | Firearms--Mississippi--Oxford | Firearms--Mississippi--Lafayette County | Intervention (Federal government)--Mississippi--Oxford | United States, Mississippi, Oxford, 34.366495, -89.519248 | United States, Mississippi, Lafayette County, 34.3567578, -89.4849193
Collection:Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
Original Material:

Box 7, Folder 17 M319-151, M319 Johnston (Erle E., Jr.) Papers, McCain Library, University of Southern Mississippi.

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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.

Forms part of University of Southern Mississippi Digital Collections.

Forms part of USM - Historical Manuscripts.

Forms part of the Mississippi Digital Library.

Persistent Link to Item:http://digilib.usm.edu/cdm/singleitem/collection/manu/id/5790/rec/1