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|Creator:||Farmer, James, 1920-|
|Title:||Statement by James Farmer, National Director, CORE; May 17, 1965|
|Date:||1965 May 17|
From the Ellin (Joseph and Nancy) Freedom Summer Collection; Statement by James Farmer, National Director of the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE), issued on May 17, 1965, in support of the Congressional Challenge of the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party (MFDP)" Pledges the support of CORE for the challenge and explains the importance of the effort.
Electronic version made available through a National Leadership Grant for Libraries from the Institute for Museum and Library Services.
|Subjects:||Civil rights demonstrations | Civil rights movements | Congress of Racial Equality | Political activists | United States. Voting Rights Act of 1965 | Civil rights workers | African American civil rights workers | Contested elections--Mississippi | African Americans--Suffrage--Mississippi | Civil rights demonstrations--New York (State)--New York | Legislators--United States | United States, Mississippi, 32.354668, -89.398528 | United States, New York, New York County, New York, 40.7142691, -74.0059729 | United States, New York, New York, Brooklyn, 40.678178, -73.944158|
|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.
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