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Memo, Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party to Northern supporters of MFDP; March 29, 1965

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Creator:Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party
Title:Memo, Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party to Northern supporters of MFDP; March 29, 1965
Date:1965 Mar. 29
Description:

From the Ellin (Joseph and Nancy) Freedom Summer Collection; Memo from the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party (MFDP) to Northern supporters of the MFDP, dated March 29, 1965. Discusses the potential of the voter registration bill and the importance of the MFDP National Conference. Also discusses the ramifications of a successful push for the voter registration bill, the unseating of the Mississippi Congressional delegates, and the theme of the up-coming MFDP conference.

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

Types:Text
Subjects:Gray, Victoria, 1926-2006 | Spike, Robert W., 1924-1966 | Farmer, James, 1920- | Forman, James, 1928-2005 | Legislation | Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party | Representative government and representation | United States. Voting Rights Act of 1965 | Memorandums | African Americans--Mississippi--Politics and government | African Americans--Suffrage--Mississippi | Politics, Practical--Mississippi | Representative government and representation--Mississippi | Voter registration--Mississippi | Bills, Legislative--United States | Political candidates--Mississippi | Contested elections--Mississippi | Congresses and conventions | Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.) | Congress of Racial Equality | Fund raising--Washington (D.C.) | Civil rights workers | African American civil rights workers | African American women civil rights workers--Mississippi | Washington (D.C.) | Mississippi
Collection:Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
Online Publisher:Hattiesburg, Miss. : University of Southern Mississippi Libraries | 2003-03-24
Original Material:

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/ref/collection/manu/id/847