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|Creator:||Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party|
|Title:||Memo on lobbying, Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party; January 17, 1965|
|Date:||1965 Jan. 17|
From the Ellin (Joseph and Nancy) Freedom Summer Collection; Memo from the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party, dated January 17, 1965, that summarizes the second stage of the Congressional Challenge. States the reason for the challenge and provides additional information. Included are suggestions as to when the challenge should be reported to the House of Representatives, ways to organize Congressional support, as well as questions and answers that should be used to prepare for the upcoming statement of the case.
Electronic version made available through a National Leadership Grant for Libraries from the Institute for Museum and Library Services.
|Subjects:||Hamer, Fannie Lou | Devine, Annie, 1912-2000 | Gray, Victoria, 1926-2006 | Discrimination | Justice and politics | Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party | Political participation | Representative government and representation | Suffrage | Memorandums | Democratic Party (Miss.) | Elections--Mississippi | Contested elections--Mississippi | Politics, Practical--Mississippi | Election law--United States | Election law--Mississippi | Civil rights--Mississippi | Civil rights movements--Mississippi | African Americans--Civil rights--Mississippi | Race relations | Mississippi--Race relations | Race discrimination--Mississippi | Political candidates--Mississippi | Legislators--United States | United States. Congress. House | African Americans--Mississippi--Suffrage | African Americans--Mississippi--Politics and government--20th century | United States. Congress. House. Committee on House Administration. Subcommittee on Elections | United States, District of Columbia, Washington, 38.907192, -77.036871 | United States, Mississippi, 32.354668, -89.398528|
|Collection:||Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive|
|Institution:||University of Southern Mississippi Libraries|
|Contributors:||University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries|
Box 2, Folder 15, 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/857/rec/1|