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Student voice, Vol. 5, no. 21; 19 August 1964

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Creator:Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Title:Student voice, Vol. 5, no. 21; 19 August 1964
Date:1964 Aug. 19

From the Ellin (Joseph and Nancy) Freedom Summer Collection; The newsletter of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), this issue of the Student Voice (Vol. 5, no. 21) is dated August 19, 1964. Front-page stories include a report on the funeral services of three civil rights workers (James Chaney, Andrew Goodman, and Michael Schwerner) who were murdered near Philadelphia, Mississippi. Another article discusses the anticipated confrontation at the Democratic National Convention as a result of the challenge staged by the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party (MFDP)" A detailed list of incidents of harassment in Mississippi is included, as is a section of photographs related to the Civil Rights Movement.

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

Types:Image; Text
Subjects:Chaney, James Earl, 1943-1964 | Goodman, Andrew, 1943-1964 | Schwerner, Michael Henry, 1939-1964 | Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip), 1889-1979 | Seeger, Pete, 1919- | Maddox, Lester, 1915-2003 | O'Neal, John, 1940- | Moses, Gilbert | Baker, Ella, 1903-1986 | Civil rights movements | Harassment | Mississippi | Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party | Political participation | Newsletters--Georgia--Atlanta | Funeral rites and ceremonies--Mississippi--Meridian | Actions and defenses--Mississippi--Jackson | Political conventions--Mississippi--Jackson | Contested elections--Mississippi | Harassment--Mississippi | Voter registration--Mississippi | Voter intimidation--Mississippi | Civil rights workers--United States | African American civil rights workers--United States | Labor union members--United States | African American labor union members--United States | Folk singers--United States | Actors--Mississippi | African American actors--Mississippi | Violence--Mississippi--Greenwood | Picketing--Georgia--Americus | Civil rights demonstrations--Georgia--Americus | Race riots--Georgia--Albany | Police brutality--Georgia--Albany | United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Atlanta, 33.7489954, -84.3879824 | United States, Mississippi, Lauderdale County, Meridian, 32.3643098, -88.703656 | United States, Mississippi, Lauderdale County | United States, Mississippi, Hinds County, Jackson, 32.2987573, -90.1848103 | United States, Mississippi, Moss Point | United States, Mississippi, Jackson County, 30.4628875, -88.6228416 | United States, Mississippi, Indianola | United States, Mississippi, Drew | United States, Mississippi, Sunflower County | United States, Mississippi, Tallahatchie County | United States, Mississippi, Greenwood | United States, Mississippi, Leflore County | United States, Mississippi, Holmes County | United States, Mississippi, Anguilla | United States, Mississippi, Sharkey County | United States, Mississippi, Holly Springs | United States, Mississippi, Marshall County | United States, Mississippi, Hattiesburg | United States, Mississippi, Lamar County | United States, Mississippi, Forrest County | United States, Mississippi, Jasper County, 32.0191127, -89.1188598 | United States, Mississippi, McComb | United States, Mississippi, Pike County | United States, Mississippi, Adams County, Natchez, 31.5604442, -91.403171 | United States, Mississippi, Adams County | United States, Georgia, Sumter County, Americus, 32.0723862, -84.2326876 | United States, Georgia, Sumter County, 32.0399692, -84.1970414 | United States, Georgia, Dougherty County, 31.533374, -84.2162537
Collection:Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
Original Material:

Box 2, Folder 21, M323 Ellin (Joseph and Nancy) Freedom Summer Collection, McCain Library and Archives, University of Southern Mississippi

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Forms part of the Joseph and Nancy Ellin Freedom Summer Collection in the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

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