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Congressional Record: proceedings and debates of the 89th Congress, 1st session; September 17, 1965

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Title:Congressional Record: proceedings and debates of the 89th Congress, 1st session; September 17, 1965
Date:1965 Sept. 17
Description:

From the Miller (Michael J.) Civil Rights Collection; This issue of the Congressional Report records the reports of both the majority and minority opinion of the Committee for Elections of the United States House of Representatives regarding the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party's (MFDP) challenge to the seating of Mississippi's five representatives in 1965. It also includes comments made by individuals on either side of the debate and reports vote statistics for the related resolution.

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

Types:Text
Subjects:Civil rights movements--Mississippi | Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party | Political participation | Politics, Practical | Voting | Ashmore, Robert T. (Robert Thomas), 1904-1989 | Hawkins, Augustus F. | Abernethy, Thomas Gerstle, 1903-1998 | Edwards, Jack, 1928- | Colmer, William Meyers, b. 1890 | Thompson, Frank, 1918-1989 | Ryan, William F., 1922-1972
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/3649