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Late report on the MFDP Congressional challenge; January 11, 1965

Report on the MFDP Congressional challenge

Report on the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party Congressional challenge

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Title:Late report on the MFDP Congressional challenge; January 11, 1965 | Report on the MFDP Congressional challenge | Report on the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party Congressional challenge
Date:1965 Jan. 11
Description:

From the Miller (Michael J.) Civil Rights Collection; This document outlines the events related to the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party's (MFDP) Congressional challenge that occurred January 4, 1965. It describes the future steps through which the challenge will pass and asks for lawyers to go to Mississippi to take depositions from individuals who were denied the right to vote or were not allowed to register to vote to be presented as evidence in the case.

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

Types:Reports
Subjects:Ryan, William F., 1922-1972 | African Americans--Mississippi--Politics and government | Mississippi--Politics and government | United States. Congress (89th, 1st session : 1965)--Mississippi delegation | African Americans--Suffrage--Mississippi | Political participation--Mississippi | Politics, Practical--Mississippi | Voting--Mississippi | Democratic Party (Miss.) | American Jewish Congress | American Veterans Committee | Americans for Democratic Action | B'nai B'rith. Anti-defamation League | National Catholic Conference for Interracial Justice | Catholic Inter-Racial Council (U.S.) | National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. Commission on Religion and Race | Congress of Racial Equality | United Church of Christ. Council for Christian Social Action | Jewish War Veterans of the United States of America, Inc. | National Association for the Advancement of Colored People | National Council of Catholic Women (U.S.) | National Student Association (U.S.) | Southern Christian Leadership Conference | Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.) | National Urban League | Presbyterian Interracial Council | Religion and politics--United States | Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.) | United States | Mississippi
Collection:Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
Online Publisher:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries. (electronic version) | 2004-12-16
Original Material:

Box 3, Folder 9, M336 Zwerling (Matthew) 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 Michael J. Miller Civil Rights Collection in the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

Persistent Link to Item:http://digilib.usm.edu/cdm/ref/collection/manu/id/4193