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Letter, Rita (Walker), Bud, kids to Kathy (Dahl), John, Aileen; October 24, 1966

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Creator:Walker, Rita
Title:Letter, Rita (Walker), Bud, kids to Kathy (Dahl), John, Aileen; October 24, 1966
Date:1966 Oct. 24

From the Dahl (Kathleen) Freedom Summer Collection. Three-page letter by Rita Walker addressed to Kathleen Dahl and her family. Walker, a native of Holly Springs, writes to Dahl about area politics, her efforts at voter education and voter registration, and her frustration with African Americans who seem to have no interest in voting and bettering themselves.

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

Subjects:Walker, Rita | Dahl, Kathleen Aileen. | Family | Holly Springs (Miss.) | Race relations | Voter registration | Letter writing--Mississippi--Holly Springs | Holly Springs (Miss.)--Politics and government | Voter registration--Mississippi--Holly Springs | Civil rights workers--Mississippi--Holly Springs | Women civil rights workers--Mississippi--Holly Springs | African Americans--Mississippi--Holly Springs | Holly Springs (Miss.)--Race relations | 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 2, Folder 3, 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/1280/rec/1