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Memorandum: on the SNCC Mississippi Summer Project; [1964]

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Creator:Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Title:Memorandum: on the SNCC Mississippi Summer Project; [1964]

From the Ellin (Joseph and Nancy) Freedom Summer Collection; Memorandum composed by the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) in an effort to recruit volunteers and solicit financial support for the Mississippi Summer Project of 1964. Provides a brief history of the organization, as well as its objectives for the upcoming Summer Project. Major areas of activity included: Freedom Schools, community centers, voter registration, and special projects.

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

Subjects:Civil rights movements | Fund raising | Mississippi Freedom Project | Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.) | Memorandums | Voter registration--Mississippi | Congress of Racial Equality | Southern Christian Leadership Conference | National Association for the Advancement of Colored People | Council of Federated Organizations (U.S.) | Voter intimidation--Mississippi | Volunteers--Recruiting | Civil rights workers--Misssisippi | Mississippi Freedom Schools | Education--Mississippi | Community centers--Mississippi | Functional literacy--Mississippi | Law students--Political activity--Mississippi | African Americans--Civil rights--Mississippi | African Americans--Mississippi--Suffrage | Contested elections--Mississippi | Election law--United States | Race relations | Mississippi--Race relations | Cost | Arrest--Mississippi | Bail--Mississippi | 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
Original Material:

Box 2, Folder 20, M323 Ellin (Joseph and Nancy) Freedom Summer Collection, McCain Library and Archives, University of Southern Mississippi

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Copyright protected. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

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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/888/rec/1