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Letter, Matthew Zwerling to Israel and Florence Zwerling; July 12, 1964

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Creator:Zwerling, Matthew, 1944-
Title:Letter, Matthew Zwerling to Israel and Florence Zwerling; July 12, 1964
Date:1964 July
Description:

From the Zwerling (Matthew) Freedom Summer Collection. Typewritten letter from Matthew Zwerling to his parents, Israel and Florence Zwerling, dated July 12, 1964. Discusses the change of emphasis in civil rights work in and around Clarksdale, Mississippi, from voter registration to Freedom registration for the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party and up-coming Freedom vote. Zwerling also mentions evening picnics given at the home of local civil rights leader, Aaron Henry.

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

Types:Text
Subjects:Zwerling, Matthew, 1944- --Correspondence | Henry, Aaron, 1922- | Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party | Civil rights movements--Mississippi--Clarksdale | Civil rights movements--Mississippi--Coahoma County | Voter registration--Mississippi--Clarksdale | Voter registration--Mississippi--Coahoma County | Clarksdale (Miss.) | Coahoma County (Miss.)
Collection:Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
Online Publisher:Hattiesburg, Miss. : University of Southern Mississippi Libraries | 2002-07-23
Original Material:

Box 1, Folder 1, M336 Zwerling (Matthew) Freedom Summer Collection, McCain Library, 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.

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Forms part of the Matthew Zwerling Freedom Summer Collection in the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

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.

Persistent Link to Item:http://digilib.usm.edu/cdm/ref/collection/manu/id/5022