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Letter, Freedom School teacher to President Lyndon B. Johnson; July 22, 1964

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Title:Letter, Freedom School teacher to President Lyndon B. Johnson; July 22, 1964
Date:1964 July 22
Description:

From the Ellin (Joseph and Nancy) Freedom Summer Collection; Typewritten letter sent to President Lyndon B. Johnson with Student Voice newspapers in an effort to demonstrate the feelings of some African-American students in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, during the 1960s. A handwritten note is also included at the end of the letter, which is unsigned.

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

Types:Text | Correspondence
Subjects:Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973--Correspondence | Newspapers | Mississippi Freedom Schools | Student activities | Civil rights movements--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Civil rights workers--Mississippi--Hattiesburg--Correspondence | Hattiesburg (Miss.) | Forrest County (Miss.)
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 | 2003-01-14
Original Material:

Box 2, Folder 3, M323 Ellin (Joseph and Nancy) Freedom Summer Collection, McCain Library and Archives, University of Southern Mississippi

Rights and Usage:

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/150