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Voice, Vol. 6, no. 5; 30 August 1965

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Title:Voice, Vol. 6, no. 5; 30 August 1965
Date:1965 Aug. 30

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. 5; formerly titled the "Student Voice") is dated August 30, 1965. Includes an article about the beginning of the Madison County Sewing Co-op, near Jackson, Mississippi, as well as an account of the first membership meeting of the Poor Peoples' Corporation. Also includes a report on civil rights demonstrations in Ft. Deposit, Alabama, and an article by Howard Zinn on the stance of civil rights workers with regard to the war in Vietnam.

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

Types:Image; Text
Subjects:Zinn, Howard, 1922-2010 | Lewis, John, 1940 Feb. 21- | Civil rights demonstrations | Civil rights workers | Jackson (Miss.) | Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party | Poverty | Voting | Newsletters--Georgia--Atlanta | Cooperation--Mississippi--Canton | Women dressmakers--Mississippi--Canton | Cooperation--Mississippi--Jackson | Poor--Mississippi--Jackson | Poor African Americans--Mississippi--Jackson | Civil rights demonstrations--Alabama--Fort Deposit | Contested elections--Mississippi | United States. Congress. House. Committee on House Administration. Subcommittee on Elections | United States. Voting Rights Act of 1965 | African Americans--Suffrage--Southern States | Lobbying--Washington (D.C.) | Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Public opinion | Pacifists--United States | Political poetry | Fund raising--California--Mill Valley | Trading-stamps--California--Mill Valley | Fund raising--Georgia--Atlanta | Civil rights demonstrations--Illinois--Chicago | Civil rights demonstrations--California--Los Angeles | United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Atlanta, 33.7489954, -84.3879824 | United States, Mississippi, Hinds County, Jackson, 32.2987573, -90.1848103 | United States, Mississippi, Canton | United States, Mississippi, Madison County | United States, Alabama, Fort Deposit | United States, Alabama, Lowndes County, 32.15475, -86.6501077 | Southern States, 33.346678, -84.119434 | United States, District of Columbia, Washington, 38.907192, -77.036871 | United States, California, Mill Valley, 37.906037, -122.544976 | United States, California, Marin County, 38.0551833, -122.7488585 | United States, Illinois, Cook County, Chicago, 41.850033, -87.6500523 | United States, Illinois, Cook County, 41.8954168, -87.6461649 | United States, California, Los Angeles County, 34.1980015, -118.261017
Collection:Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
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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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