Letter, Nancy and Joe Ellin to Kalamazoo Council on Human Relations; September 23, 1964

Letter, Nancy and Joe Ellin to Kalamazoo Council on Human Relations; September 23, 1964

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Creator:Ellin, Joseph
Creator:Ellin, Nancy B. (Nancy Bowles)
Title:Letter, Nancy and Joe Ellin to Kalamazoo Council on Human Relations; September 23, 1964
Date:1964 Sept. 23

From the Ellin (Joseph and Nancy) Freedom Summer Collection; Typewritten letter from Nancy and Joe Ellin to the Kalamazoo Council on Human Relations, dated September 23, 1964. Requests that supporters of the Civil Rights Movement write letters to President Lyndon B. Johnson, Attorney General Nicholas Katzenbach, and their congressmen asking for a continued federal presence in Mississippi. Mentions the unsolved bombings in McComb, Mississippi, as well as the two most recent acts of violence there.

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

Subjects:African Americans | Bombings | Justice and politics | McComb (Miss.) | Mississippi | Political participation | United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation | Letter writing--Michigan--Kalamazoo | Civil rights workers--Mississippi--McComb | African Americans--Violence against--Mississippi--McComb | Authority | Law enforcement--Mississippi--McComb | Civil rights--Mississippi--McComb | African Americans--Civil rights--Mississippi--McComb | Race relations | McComb (Miss.)--Race relations | Justice, Administration of--United States | Justice, Administration of--Mississippi | United States. Dept. of Justice | Intimidation--Mississippi | Threats of violence--Mississippi | Legislators--United States | United States--Politics and government--20th century | Pike County (Miss.) | Kalamazoo (Mich.) | Kalamazoo County (Mich.)
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
Online Publisher:Hattiesburg, Miss. : University of Southern Mississippi Libraries | 2003-02-20
Original Material:

Box 2, Folder 8, 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.

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