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Newsletter from Freedom House, Holly Springs, Mississippi; May 14, 1965

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Title:Newsletter from Freedom House, Holly Springs, Mississippi; May 14, 1965
Date:1965 May 14

From the Dahl (Kathleen) Freedom Summer Collection. A newsletter from the Holly Springs Freedom House, signed as the Needy Group of Mississippi. This newsletter describes or mentions numerous events, including: Howard Jeffries in jail; expired insurance on 100 Rust Avenue; Antioch Baptist Church; St. Joseph's church in Marshall County; a Baptist college that had been burned; plans to run a 1965 summer project through Freedom Democratic Party (FDP) rather than Council of Federated Organizations (COFO); updates on civil rights workers; activities in Benton, Desoto, and Tippah counties and Fayette County (Tennessee); and that U.Z. Nunnally had successfully obtained a driver's license after eight tries (police opposition).

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

Types:Newsletters | Text | Text
Subjects:Civil rights workers--Mississippi--Holly Springs | Fund raising--Mississippi--Holly Springs | African American churches--Mississippi--Holly Springs | Police--Mississippi--Holly Springs | Mississippi Freedom Project | United States, Mississippi, Benton County | United States, Mississippi, Holly Springs | United States, Mississippi, Marshall 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 10, M357 Dahl (Kathleen) Freedom Summer Collection, McCain Library and Archives, University of Southern Mississippi

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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.

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

Persistent Link to Item:http://digilib.usm.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/manu/id/1205/rec/1