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Letter, Ned (Opton) to Kathy (Dahl) and John [Cummings Tappiener?]; November 22, 1966

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Creator:Opton, Ned
Title:Letter, Ned (Opton) to Kathy (Dahl) and John [Cummings Tappiener?]; November 22, 1966
Date:1966 Nov. 22

From the Dahl (Kathleen) Freedom Summer Collection. Two-page letter written by Ned Opton, begun on November 22, 1966 and continued on December 10, addressed to Kathy (Dahl) and John (presumed to be her first husband John Cummings Tappiener). Opton discusses the Free Speech Movement (FSM) part two at University of California, Berkeley, the status of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), and the whereabouts of a few named civil rights workers.

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

Subjects:Carmichael, Stokely | Forman, James, 1928-2005 | Hamer, Fannie Lou | Free Speech Movement (Berkeley, Calif.) | Civil rights workers | Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.) | Letter writing--California--Kensington | Civil rights workers--United States | African American civil rights workers--United States | Civil rights workers--Mississippi | African American civil rights workers--Mississippi | Civil rights workers--California | Race riots--Alabama--Tuskegee | Mississippi Freedom Project | Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party | Strikes and lockouts--California | Kensington (Calif.) | Contra Costa County (Calif.) | Mississippi | Tuskegee (Ala.) | Macon County (Ala.)
Collection:Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
Online Publisher:Hattiesburg, Miss. : University of Southern Mississippi Libraries | 2004-06-23
Original Material:

Box 1, Folder 28, 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/1291/rec/1