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College students and others needed for CORE summer program; [n.d.]

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Creator:Congress of Racial Equality
Title:College students and others needed for CORE summer program; [n.d.]

Brochure from the Ellin (Joseph and Nancy) Freedom Summer Collection; Brochure published by the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) inviting college students, clergymen, laypersons, and businessmen to participate in various summer projects sponsored by CORE. The purpose of CORE summer programs was to develop community leadership and community organization. Specific projects of the program discussed in the brochure include: voter registration, community organization, farmers' leagues, jobs, Freedom Schools, community centers, and medical and legal assistance.

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

Types:Image; Text
Subjects:Civil rights movements | Civil rights workers | Congress of Racial Equality | Mississippi Freedom Project | Political participation | College students--United States | Clergy--United States | Employees--United States | Businesspeople--United States | Southern States--Race relations | Voluntarism--United States | Help-wanted advertising--United States | Voter registration--Southern States | Volunteer workers in education--Southern States | Political participation--Southern States | Farmers--Economic conditions | Farmers--Social conditions | Farmers--Political activity--Southern States | Loans--Southern States | Discrimination in employment--Southern States | Discrimination in employment--Investigation--Southern States | Boycotts--Southern States | Civil rights demonstrations--Southern States | Human services--Southern States | Community centers--Southern States | Education--Southern States | Legal services--Southern States | Medical care--Southern States | African Americans--Segregation--Southern States | African Americans--Social conditions--Southern States | African Americans--Civil rights--Southern States | Southern States, 33.346678, -84.119434 | United States, Louisiana, 30.984298, -91.962333 | United States, Florida, 27.664827, -81.515754 | United States, South Carolina, 33.836081, -81.163724 | 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 11, 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.

Persistent Link to Item:http://digilib.usm.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/manu/id/1009/rec/1