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Photograph of Antioch Baptist Church remains; [n.d.]

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Title:Photograph of Antioch Baptist Church remains; [n.d.]

From the Dahl (Kathleen) Freedom Summer Collection. Photograph of the remains of Antioch Baptist Church in Blue Mountain, Mississippi, after it was destroyed by fire in an act of racial violence. Three men stand looking at the remains of the church. Two are unidentified; Cleveland (Cleve) Sellers is on the right.

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

Types:Black-and-white photographs | StillImage
Subjects:Sellers, Cleveland, 1944- | Arson--Mississippi--Blue Mountain | African American churches--Mississippi--Blue Mountain | Church buildings--Fire and fire prevention--Mississippi--Blue Mountain | Antioch Baptist Church (Blue Mountain, Miss.)--Fire, 1964 | Offenses against property--Mississippi--Blue Mountain | Intimidation--Mississippi--Blue Mountain | Civil rights workers--Mississippi--Blue Mountain | United States, Mississippi, Blue Mountain | United States, Mississippi, Tippah County
Collection:Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
Original Material:

Box 1, Folder 5 M357-95, M357 Dahl (Kathleen) Freedom Summer Collection, McCain Library and Archives, University of Southern Mississippi

Rights and Usage:

Copyright protected. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

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Forms part of the Kathleen Dahl Freedom Summer Collection in the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

Forms part of the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

Forms part of USM - Historical Manuscripts.

Forms part of University of Southern Mississippi Digital Collections.

Forms part of the Mississippi Digital Library.

Persistent Link to Item:http://digilib.usm.edu/cdm/singleitem/collection/manu/id/6008/rec/1