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Memo, J. Francis Pohlhaus to Dr. John Morsell; [1965]

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Creator:Pohlhaus, J. Francis
Title:Memo, J. Francis Pohlhaus to Dr. John Morsell; [1965]

From the Miller (Michael J.) Civil Rights Collection; This is a copy of a memorandum from J. Francis Pohlhaus that explains the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party's (MFDP) Congressional challenge to Dr. John Morsell. The document gives details on the order of actions that will be taken in Congress in regards to the challenge.

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

Subjects:Hamer, Fannie Lou | Civil rights movements | Civil rights workers | Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party | Political participation | Politics, Practical | Memorandums | Elections--Mississippi | Contested elections--Mississippi | Politics, Practical--Mississippi | Election law--United States | Civil rights--Mississippi | Civil rights movements--Mississippi | African Americans--Civil rights--Mississippi | Race discrimination--Mississippi | Political candidates--Mississippi | Legislators--United States | United States. Congress. House | United States. Congress. House. Committee on House Administration | African Americans--Mississippi--Suffrage | African Americans--Mississippi--Politics and government--20th century | United States. Constitution. 14th Amendment | NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund | United States. Civil Rights Act of 1964 | 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 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/compoundobject/collection/manu/id/3431/rec/1