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Incident summary -- Mississippi; October 1964

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Creator:Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Title:Incident summary -- Mississippi; October 1964
Date:1964 Oct.

From the Ellin (Joseph and Nancy) Freedom Summer Collection; Summary of acts of violence and intimidation against African Americans and civil rights workers that occurred in Mississippi in October 1964. Includes the date, location, and brief description of each incident. Arrests, assaults, cross burnings, police misconduct, and other acts of intimidation are included in the report.

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

Subjects:Gray, Victoria, 1926-2006 | Carmichael, Stokely | Civil rights workers | Hate crimes | Mississippi | Police misconduct | Race discrimination | Violence | Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.) | Council of Federated Organizations (U.S.) | Arrest--Mississippi | Threats of violence --Mississippi | False arrest--Mississippi | Discrimination in public accommodations--Mississippi | Discrimination in medical care--Mississippi | Offenses against the person--Mississippi | Arson--Mississippi | Bombings--Mississippi | Harassment--Mississippi | Police brutality--Mississippi | Police misconduct--Mississippi | Race discrimination--Mississippi | Violence--Mississippi | Civil rights demonstrations--Mississippi | Civil rights workers--Mississippi | African American civil rights workers--Mississippi | Discrimination in insurance--Mississippi | Intimidation--Mississippi
Collection:Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
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.

Persistent Link to Item:http://digilib.usm.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/manu/id/664/rec/2