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Suggested outline for telephone calls to "influential people" urging federal intervention in Mississippi; [n.d.]

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Title:Suggested outline for telephone calls to "influential people" urging federal intervention in Mississippi; [n.d.]
Date:1964
Description:

From the Ellin (Joseph and Nancy) Freedom Summer Collection; Guidelines for conducting phone calls to influential persons in an effort to solicit Federal support for civil rights workers in Mississippi. Compiled after the murder of three civil rights workers (James Chaney, Andrew Goodman, and Michael Schwerner), callers are reminded to make it clear that they are going to Mississippi and that Federal intervention is needed to insure their safety and that of other volunteers working in the South.

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

Types:Text
Subjects:Civil rights movements | Civil rights workers | Federal government | Mississippi Freedom Project | Civil rights workers--Mississippi | Volunteers--Mississippi | Scheduling--Mississippi | Lobbying--Mississippi | Mississippi
Collection:Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
Online Publisher:Hattiesburg, Miss. : University of Southern Mississippi Libraries | 2003-02-19
Original Material:

Box 1, Folder 13, M323 Ellin (Joseph and Nancy) Freedom Summer Collection, McCain Library and Archives, University of Southern Mississippi

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Copyright protected. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

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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/ref/collection/manu/id/248