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COFO program (Winter 1964 - Spring 1965)

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Creator:Council of Federated Organizations (U.S.)
Title:COFO program (Winter 1964 - Spring 1965)

From the Ellin (Joseph and Nancy) Freedom Summer Collection; Brief descriptions of the programs scheduled by the Council of Federated Organizations (COFO) for Winter 1964 through Spring 1965. The programs are an extension of the Mississippi Summer Project of 1964. Planned programs include: Freedom Democratic Party and voter registration, freedom schools, pre-school education, white community project, federal programs, community centers, literacy programs, medical programs, legal programs, audio-visual programs, food and clothing distribution, Mississippi student union, and libraries.

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

Subjects:Civil rights movements | Council of Federated Organizations (U.S.) | Mississippi Freedom Project | Mississippi Freedom Schools | Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party | Voluntarism--Mississippi | Human services--Mississippi | Day care centers--Mississippi | Nursery schools--Mississippi | Education, Preschool--Mississippi | Mississippi--Race relations | Community centers--Mississippi | Public welfare--Mississippi | Social service, Rural--Mississippi | Literacy programs--Mississippi | Medical care--Mississippi | Regional medical programs--Mississippi | Legal services--Mississippi | Audio-visual education--Mississippi | Food relief--Mississippi | Students--Political activity--Mississippi | Volunteer libraries--Mississippi | Civil rights workers--Mississippi | Volunteer workers in education--Mississippi | African Americans--Segregation--Mississippi | African Americans--Social conditions--Mississippi | African Americans--Civil rights--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/692/rec/1