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To the editor; [n.d.]

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Creator:Miller, Michael J.
Title:To the editor; [n.d.]

From the Miller (Michael J.) Civil Rights Collection; This is an early draft of one of Michael Miller's letters to the editor of the San Francisco Chronicle, which explains the national press's misinterpretation of the phrase "Black power" and clarifies the phrase's meaning and usage within the civil rights movement. This draft includes handwritten corrections and the original signatures of Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) staff and other Civil Rights workers.

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

Subjects:Miller, Michael J. | Carmichael, Stokely | McKissick, Floyd B. (Floyd Bixler), 1922-1991 | African Americans | Black power | Civil rights movements | Civil rights workers | Congress of Racial Equality | Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.) | Letters to the editor--California--San Francisco | Racism in the press--California--San Francisco | Race relations | United States--Race relations | African American civil rights workers | United States, California, Placer County, California, 39.009344, -120.7707639 | United States, California, San Francisco, 37.77493, -122.419416
Collection:Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
Original Material:

Box 4, Folder 14, M336 Zwerling (Matthew) Freedom Summer Collection, McCain Library and Archives, University of Southern Mississippi

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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.

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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/4520/rec/7