Home  » Collections A-Z  » Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive  » All Items  » Report from McComb; [1965]

Report from McComb; [1965]

 Click here to view the item
Title:Report from McComb; [1965]

From the Miller (Michael J.) Civil Rights Collection; The report from McComb, Mississippi, focuses on the efforts of the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party (MFDP) to run African American candidates for two city council positions that had been vacated. The report documents the feelings of the party members as to who was qualified to run and the fundraising efforts that supported their campaign.

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

Subjects:African American politicians | Civil rights movements | McComb (Miss.) | Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party | Voting | Political candidates--Mississippi--McComb | Petitions--Mississippi--McComb | Political campaigns--Mississippi--McComb | Elections--Mississippi--McComb | United States, Mississippi, McComb | United States, Mississippi, Pike 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 14, M336 Zwerling (Matthew) Freedom Summer Collection, McCain Library and Archives, University of Southern Mississippi

Rights and Usage:

Copyright protected. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

Related Materials:

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/4706/rec/1