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Letter, William F. Ryan to Israel Zwerling; August 31, 1964

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Creator:Ryan, William F., 1922-1972
Title:Letter, William F. Ryan to Israel Zwerling; August 31, 1964
Date:1964 Aug. 31

From the Zwerling (Matthew) Freedom Summer Collection.
Typewritten letter from Congressman William F. Ryan to Dr. Israel Zwerling, dated August 31, 1964, in which Ryan assures Zwerling of his advocacy for federal protection for civil rights workers in Mississippi.

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

Types:Letters (correspondence)
Subjects:Ryan, William F., 1922-1972 | Zwerling, Israel, 1917- | Civil rights workers--Mississippi | Justice, Administration of--Mississippi | Mississippi Freedom Project | Intervention (Federal government)--Mississippi | Civil rights movements--Mississippi | Justice and politics | Legislators--United States | Legislators--New York (State) | Civil rights workers--Crimes against--Mississippi | Intervention (Federal government)--Mississippi | Intimidation--Mississippi | Harassment--Mississippi | United States, Mississippi, 32.354668, -89.398528
Collection:Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
Original Material:

Box 1, 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 Matthew Zwerling Freedom Summer Collection in the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

Persistent Link to Item:http://digilib.usm.edu/cdm/singleitem/collection/manu/id/230/rec/1