Home  » Collections A-Z  » Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive  » All Items  » Photograph of community center meeting in a church

Photograph of community center meeting in a church

 Click here to view the item
Creator:Thomason, Frazer
Title:Photograph of community center meeting in a church

Photograph from the Hazelton (Margaret J.) Freedom Summer Collection; One black-and-white photograph, taken by Rev. Frazer Thomason, of a community meeting held in a church in Clarksdale, Mississippi. Participants hold hands as they sing "We Shall Overcome." Mat Zwerling and a female, identified in a handwritten note on the back of the photograph as "a social worker from New York," stand in the foreground.

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:Zwerling, Matthew, 1944- | Meetings--Mississippi--Clarksdale | Civil rights workers--Mississippi--Clarksdale | Churches--Mississippi--Clarksdale | Singing--Mississippi--Clarksdale | We shall overcome | Freedom songs--Mississippi--Clarksdale | Singing--Mississippi--Clarksdale | United States, Mississippi, Clarksdale | United States, Mississippi, Coahoma 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 22 M359-35, 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.

Related Materials:

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

Persistent Link to Item:http://digilib.usm.edu/cdm/singleitem/collection/manu/id/5911/rec/1