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|Creator:||Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party|
|Title:||Freedom Primer no. 3: the right to vote and the Congressional challenge; |
From the Miller (Michael J.) Civil Rights Collection; This document explains the right to vote and Mississippi's history of denying African Americans the right to vote. It discusses what the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party's Congressional challenge is and the stages of the challenge. It also explains what Congress is and how it decides who is seated to represent each state.
Electronic version made available through a National Leadership Grant for Libraries from the Institute for Museum and Library Services.
|Types:||Handbooks | Text|
|Subjects:||Civil rights movements--Mississippi | Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party | Politics, Practical--Mississippi | United States. Constitution. 15th Amendment | Voter registration--Mississippi | Voting--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|
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/4453/rec/1|