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Voice, Vol. 6, no. 4; July 1965

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Creator:Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Title:Voice, Vol. 6, no. 4; July 1965
Date:1965 July

From the Ellin (Joseph and Nancy) Freedom Summer Collection; The newsletter of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), this issue of the Voice (Vol. 6, no. 4; formerly titled the "Student Voice"), is dated July 1965. Coverage includes the election of SNCC's Julian Bond to the Georgia House of Representatives, and a statement from the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party (MFDP) by Victoria Jackson Gray (Adams) regarding the appointment of former Mississippi Governor J.P. Coleman as a judge to the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals. Other topics include the Congressional Challenge of the MFDP and the strike of cotton workers in the Mississippi Delta.

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

Types:Image; Text
Subjects:Coleman, J. P. (James Plemon), 1914- | Bond, Julian, 1940- | Gray, Victoria, 1926-2006 | Mississippi | Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party. | Political activists | Politics, practical | Representative government and representation | Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.) | Newsletters--Georgia--Atlanta | African American legislators--Georgia--Atlanta | Race relations | Atlanta (Ga.)--Race relations | Judges--Selection and appointment--Mississippi | Civil rights workers--Southern States | African American civil rights workers--Southern States | Women civil rights workers--Southern States | African American women civil rights workers--Southern States | Civil rights demonstrations--Mississippi--Jackson | Police brutality--Mississippi--Jackson | Contested elections--Mississippi | Lobbying--Washington (D.C.) | Students--Political activity--Washington (D.C.) | Arrest--Washington (D.C.) | Strikes and lockouts--Mississippi | Eviction--Mississippi | Agricultural laborers--Mississippi | African American agricultural laborers--Mississippi | Political poetry | United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Atlanta, 33.7489954, -84.3879824 | United States, Mississippi, Hinds County, Jackson, 32.2987573, -90.1848103 | United States, District of Columbia, Washington, 38.907192, -77.036871
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 University of Southern Mississippi Digital Collections.

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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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