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Murder of three civil rights workers, the Atlantic City convention, and the congressional challenge; November 24, 1964

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Creator:Moses, Robert Parris
Title:Murder of three civil rights workers, the Atlantic City convention, and the congressional challenge; November 24, 1964
Date:1964 Nov. 24

From the Miller (Michael J.) Civil Rights Collection. Text of a November 1964 speech by Robert Moses. He discusses legal difficulties for Blacks and the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party's reception at the 1964 Democratic convention.

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

Types:Speeches | Typescripts | Text
Subjects:Chaney, James Earl, 1943-1964 | Goodman, Andrew, 1943-1964 | Schwerner, Michael Henry, 1939-1964 | Rainey, Lawrence A. | Hamer, Fannie Lou | Adams, Victoria Gray, 1926-2006 | Devine, Annie, 1912-2000 | African Americans--Civil rights | African Americans--Civil rights--Mississippi | Civil rights--United States | Civil rights--Mississippi | African Americans--Politics and government | African Americans--Politics and government--Mississippi | African Americans--Social conditions | African Americans--Social conditions--Mississippi | Law--United States | Law--Mississippi | Politics, Practical--United States | Politics, Practical--Mississippi | Federal government--United States | Central-local government relations--United States | Central-local government relations--Mississippi | African Americans--Legal status, laws, etc. | African Americans--Legal status, laws, etc.--Mississippi | Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party | Political parties--United States | Political parties--Mississippi | Political participation--United States | Political participation--Mississippi | Mississippi--Politics and government--20th century | Mississippi--Social conditions--20th century | Democratic National Convention (1964 : Atlantic City, N.J.) | Political conventions--United States | Political conventions--New Jersey | Jury--Mississippi | Jury selection--Mississippi | Jurors--Mississippi | Grand jury--Mississippi | Indictments--Mississippi | Criminal procedure--Mississippi | Sheriffs--Mississippi | Murder--Mississippi | Justice | Fairness | Civil rights workers--United States | Civil rights workers--Mississippi | African American civil rights workers | African American civil rights workers--Mississippi | Women civil rights workers--United States | Women civil rights workers--Mississippi | African American women civil rights workers | African American women civil rights workers--Mississippi | Political activists--United States | Political activists--Mississippi | African American political activists | African American political activists--Mississippi | Women political activists--United States | Women political activists--Mississippi | African American women political activists | African American women political activists--Mississippi | Civil rights movements--United States | Civil rights movements--Mississippi | Southern States, 33.346678, -84.119434 | United States, Mississippi, Neshoba County, 32.7534966, -89.1175728 | United States, New Jersey, Atlantic County, Atlantic City, 39.3642834, -74.4229266 | United States, District of Columbia, Washington, 38.907192, -77.036871
Collection:Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
Original Material:

Box 1, Folder 7, M368 Miller (Michael J.) Civil Rights 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 Michael J. Miller Civil Rights Collection in the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

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