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Letter, Marion [Davidson] to Joe and Nancy Ellin; January 21, [1965]

Creator:Davidson, Marion.
Title:Letter, Marion [Davidson] to Joe and Nancy Ellin; January 21, [1965]
Date:1965 Jan. 14
Description:

From the Ellin (Joseph and Nancy) Freedom Summer Collection; Typewritten letter from Marion [Davidson] to Joe and Nancy Ellin, dated January 21, (1965?" Discusses going with a group of African Americans to the courthouse to register to vote and a subsequent confrontation between Susie B. Ruffin and the county clerks in Hattiesburg. Marion [Davidson] also expresses her discouragement about race relations in the south Mississippi town.

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

Types:Text
Subjects:Civil rights | Civil rights workers | Discrimination | Mississippi | Police misconduct | Racism | Voter registration | Letter writing--Mississippi | Race relations | Hattiesburg (Miss.)--Race relations | Hattiesburg (Miss.) | Forrest County (Miss.) | Lamar County (Miss.)
Collection:Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries | Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive Collection (University of Southern Mississippi)
Online Publisher:Hattiesburg, Miss. : University of Southern Mississippi Libraries | 2002-12-10
Original Material:

Box 1, Folder 6, 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.