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Photograph of MFDP convention

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Creator:Thomason, Frazer
Title:Photograph of MFDP convention
Date:1964 Aug.
Description:

Photograph from the Hazelton (Margaret J.) Freedom Summer Collection; One black-and-white photograph, taken by Rev. Frazer Thomason, at the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party (MFDP) convention in Jackson, Mississippi. People seated in the audience hold signs displaying the names of counties in Mississippi where Freedom volunteers were located.

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:Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party. Convention (1964 : Jackson, Miss.) | African Americans--Mississippi--Politics and government | Political conventions--Mississippi--Jackson | African American civil rights workers--Mississippi--Jackson | Civil rights workers--Mississippi--Jackson | Jackson (Miss.) | Hinds County (Miss.)
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 | 2004-04-05
Original Material:

Box 1 , Folder 18 M359-7, M359 Hazelton (Margaret J.) 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 University of Southern Mississippi Digital Collections.

Forms part of USM - Historical Photos and Illustrations.

Forms part of the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

Forms part of the Mississippi Digital Library.

Forms part of the Margaret J. Hazelton Freedom Summer Collection in the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

Persistent Link to Item:http://digilib.usm.edu/cdm/ref/collection/manu/id/5733