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SNCC Wats report; September 21-22, 1964

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Creator:Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Title:SNCC Wats report; September 21-22, 1964
Date:1964 Sept. 21-1964 Sept. 22

From the Ellin (Joseph and Nancy) Freedom Summer Collection; Report by the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), dated September 21-22, 1964, on two bombings in Pike County, Mississippi. The home of Alyene Quin and the Society Hill Baptist Church were bombed, and Quin's two young children were injured. Following the bombings, eight people connected to the civil rights movement were arrested and questioned by the police. The report includes Ursula Junk's and Jesse Harris's accounts of their interrogations by the police.

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

Subjects:Quin, Alyene, 1920-2001. | Bombings | Civil rights movements | Harassment | Police misconduct | Race relations | Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.) | United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation | Voter registration--Mississippi--McComb | African American churches--Mississippi--McComb | United States. Department of Justice | Civil rights workers--Mississippi--McComb | African American civil rights workers--Mississippi--McComb | Women civil rights workers--Mississippi--McComb | African Americans--Violence against--Mississippi--McComb | Council of Federated Organizations (U.S.) | Intimidation--Mississippi--McComb | Harassment--Mississippi--McComb | Arrest--Mississippi--McComb | McComb (Miss.)--Race relations | United States, Mississippi, McComb | United States, Mississippi, Pike County
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 the Joseph and Nancy Ellin Freedom Summer Collection in the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

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