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Staff newsletter; Fayette County; October 1, 1965

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Creator:Jackson, Sharon; Steinberg, Jon
Title:Staff newsletter; Fayette County; October 1, 1965
Date:1965 Oct. 1

From the Miller (Michael J.) Civil Rights Collection; This newsletter from Fayette County features descriptions of projects supported by the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) during 1965. The projects described are focus on desegregation activities, voter registration, and poverty among African Americans.

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

Subjects:Civil rights workers | Desegregation in education | Labor unions | Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.) | Voter registration | Newsletters | Discrimination in employment--Mississippi | Functional literacy--Mississippi | United States. Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation Service | Poor--Mississippi | Poor African Americans--Mississippi | Farmers--Mississippi | African American farmers--Mississippi | Political participation--New York (State)--New York | Segregation in education--Alabama--Eufala | Segregation in education--Mississippi--Madison County | Harassment--Mississippi | Intimidation--Mississippi | Voter registration--Mississippi | Staff meetings--Alabama | Discrimination in employment--North Carolina--Colrain | Discrimination in employment--Maryland--Cambridge | Discrimination in medical care--Maryland--Cambridge | Migrant labor--Maryland--Cambridge | Labor unions--Maryland | Labor unions--Mississippi--Shaw | Civil rights demonstrations--Mississippi--Clarksdale | Labor unions--Mississippi--Clarksdale | Women dressmakers--Mississippi--Madison County | United States, New York, New York County, New York, Harlem, 40.8078786, -73.9454154 | United States, Alabama, Eufala | United States, Alabama, Barbour County | United States, Mississippi, Madison County | United States, North Carolina, Colrain | United States, North Carolina, Bertie County | United States, Maryland, 39.045755, -76.641271 | United States, Maryland, Dorchester County, Cambridge, 38.5631744, -76.0788292 | Queen Anne's County (Md.) | United States, Mississippi, Rosedale | United States, Mississippi, Bolivar County, 33.795539, -90.8804009 | United States, Mississippi, Clarksdale | United States, Mississippi, Coahoma County | United States, Mississippi, Madison County | United States, Mississippi, Fayette County
Collection:Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
Original Material:

Box 3, Folder 13, 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.

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