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Mississippi legislature : old wine in new bottles; July 14, 1965

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Creator:Perdew, John
Title:Mississippi legislature : old wine in new bottles; July 14, 1965
Date:1965 July 14

From the Miller (Michael J.) Civil Rights Collection. Document alleging conspiracy between Governor Paul B. Johnson, Mississippi White Citizens' Councils, and state business and political leaders in the drafting and approval of new voting legislation at odds with federal law.

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

Subjects:Johnson, Paul B., 1916-1985 | Coleman, J. P. (James Plemon), 1914-1991 | Mississippi. Legislature | Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party | Voting | White Citizens councils | Voter registration--Mississippi | Legislators--Mississippi | Civil rights--Mississippi | African Americans--Civil rights--Mississippi | Race discrimination--Mississippi | African Americans--Mississippi--Suffrage | African Americans--Mississippi--Politics and government--20th century | Voter intimidation--Mississippi | Elections--Mississippi | Voting registrars--Mississippi | Contested elections--Mississippi | National Association for the Advancement of Colored People | Council of Federated Organizations (U.S.) | Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.) | Election law--Mississippi | Federal-state controversies--Mississippi | Racism--Mississippi | Poll tax--Mississippi | Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission | Discrimination in education--Mississippi | Segregation in education--Mississippi | African Americans--Violence against--Mississippi | United States, Mississippi, 32.354668, -89.398528
Collection:Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
Original Material:

Box 2, Folder 6, 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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