Memo, Jon Else to all college contacts; November 1, 1964

Memo, Jon Else to all college contacts; November 1, 1964

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Creator:Else, Jon
Title:Memo, Jon Else to all college contacts; November 1, 1964
Date:1964 Nov. 1

From the Ellin (Joseph and Nancy) Freedom Summer Collection; Memo from Jon Else, presumably of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) to all college contacts, dated November 1, 1964. Labeled "Urgent," the memo encourages immediate action in the form of telegrams to Democratic leaders and expanded media coverage. According to Else, the up-coming national election provides an opportunity to draw national attention to the racial and political situation in Mississippi.

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

Subjects:Guyot, Lawrence, 1939- | Civil rights workers | Harassment | Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party | Political activists | Memorandums | Business communication--Mississippi | Publicity--Mississippi | Political campaigns--Mississippi | Civil rights demonstrations--Mississippi--Jackson | Violence--Mississippi--West Point | Arrest--Mississippi--West Point | Harassment--Mississippi--Belzoni | Jackson (Miss.) | Hinds County (Miss.) | West Point (Miss.) | Clay County (Miss.) | Belzoni (Miss.) | Humphreys County (Miss.)
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
Online Publisher:Hattiesburg, Miss. : University of Southern Mississippi Libraries | 2003-03-19
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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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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