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Memo, Margaret Lauren to northern offices; [n.d.]

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Creator:Lauren, Margaret
Title:Memo, Margaret Lauren to northern offices; [n.d.]

From the Miller (Michael J.) Civil Rights Collection; The report gives background and activity information on the Mississippi Freedom Labor Union (MFLU) to the northern offices. In it, Margaret Lauren notes problems within the organization and asks for the help of a northern staff member to correct these problems. The report mentions the food and clothing distribution efforts of the Delta Ministry of Mississippi. It also conveys a request of people in the local union for more northern donations such as food, clothing, and Christmas toys for poor children.

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

Subjects:Civil rights demonstrations | Civil rights workers | Delta Ministry of Mississippi | Labor unions | Poverty | Mississippi Freedom Labor Union | Memorandums | Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.) | Congress of Racial Equality | Mississippi Freedom Labor Union--Accounting | Fund raising--Mississippi | Unemployment--Mississippi | Gifts--Mississippi | Strikes--Mississippi--Greenwood | Labor union meetings--Mississippi--Shaw | United States, Mississippi, Greenwood | United States, Mississippi, Leflore County | United States, Mississippi, Shaw | United States, Mississippi, Bolivar County, 33.795539, -90.8804009
Collection:Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
Original Material:

Box 4, Folder 2, 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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