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Letter, Nancy Ellin to the editor of the Gazette; December 10, 1964

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Creator:Ellin, Nancy B. (Nancy Bowles)
Title:Letter, Nancy Ellin to the editor of the Gazette; December 10, 1964
Date:1964 Dec. 10

From the Ellin (Joseph and Nancy) Freedom Summer Collection; Typewritten letter from Nancy Ellin to the editor of the Gazette, dated December 10, 1964, in reaction to a speech given by acting Attorney General Nicholas Katzenbach. Ellin voices her disagreement with Katzenbach and challenges several of his comments. A letter from Don Williams, editorial writer for the Gazette, is also included.

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

Subjects:Civil rights movements | Discrimination | Federal government | Katzenbach, Nicholas deB. (Nicholas deBelleville), 1922- | Mississippi | United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation | Violence | Voter registration | Letter writing--Michigan--Kalamazoo | Civil rights workers--Michigan--Kalamazoo | United States. Dept. of Justice | Race discrimination--Mississippi | Discrimination in public accommodations--Mississippi | African Americans--Civil rights--Mississippi | African Americans--Segregation--Mississippi | African Americans--Suffrage--Mississippi | Voting registrars--Mississippi | Poll tax--Mississippi | African Americans--Violence against--Mississippi | Authority | Law enforcement--United States | Law enforcement--Mississippi | Federal government--United States | United States--Politics and government--20th century | Justice | Fairness | Justice, Administration of--United States | Justice, Administration of--Mississippi | Intimidation--Mississippi | Fear--Mississippi | Newspaper editors--Michigan--Kalamazoo | United States, Michigan, Kalamazoo | United States, Michigan, Kalamazoo County
Collection:Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
Original Material:

Box 1, Folder 5, M323 Ellin (Joseph and Nancy) Freedom Summer Collection, 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 Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

Forms part of the Mississippi Digital Library.

Forms part of the Joseph and Nancy Ellin Freedom Summer Collection in the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

Persistent Link to Item:http://digilib.usm.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/manu/id/549/rec/1