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|Creator:||Council of Federated Organizations (U.S.)|
|Title:||Letter, Mississippi summer project staff to summer project workers; May 5, 1964|
|Date:||1964 May 5|
From the Ellin (Joseph and Nancy) Freedom Summer Collection; Letter from the Council of Federated Organizations (COFO) staff to volunteers chosen to work on voter registration as part of the Mississippi Summer Project, dated May 5, 1964. Informs the recipient of upcoming assignments and priorities, and includes a list of books to be read that will help to establish a common knowledge base among the volunteers.
Electronic version made available through a National Leadership Grant for Libraries from the Institute for Museum and Library Services.
|Subjects:||Hayden, Casey | Civil rights movements | Civil rights workers | Council of Federated Organizations (U.S.) | Mississippi Freedom Project | Letter writing--Mississippi--Jackson | Voter registration--Mississippi | Volunteers--Mississippi | Contested elections--Mississippi | Democratic National Convention (1964 : Atlantic City, N.J.) | Democratic Party (U.S.) | Civil rights workers--Books and reading | Bibliography--Mississippi | Jackson (Miss.) | Hinds County (Miss.)|
|Collection:||Institution:||University of Southern Mississippi Libraries||Contributors:||University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries||Online Publisher:||Hattiesburg, Miss. : University of Southern Mississippi Libraries | 2003-03-03||Original Material:|
Box 2, Folder 10, 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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