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Letter, Ogden R. Reid to Mrs. Israel Zwerling; May 11, 1965

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Creator:Reid, Ogden R. (Ogden Rogers), 1925-
Title:Letter, Ogden R. Reid to Mrs. Israel Zwerling; May 11, 1965
Date:1965 May 11

From the Zwerling (Matthew) Freedom Summer Collection. Typewritten letter from Congressman Ogden R. Reid to Mrs. Israel Zwerling, dated May 11, 1965. Reid expresses sympathy over the deaths of three civil rights workers murdered in Mississippi in the summer of 1964 - James Chaney, Andrew Goodman, and Michael Schwerner.

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

Types:Letters (correspondence) | Text
Subjects:Zwerling, Matthew, 1944- --Family | Reid, Ogden R. (Ogden Rogers), 1925- --Correspondence | Zwerling, Florence--Correspondence | Goodman, Andrew, 1943-1964--Assassination | Schwerner, Michael Henry, 1939-1964--Assassination | Chaney, James Earl, 1943-1964--Assassination | Civil rights workers--Mississippi | Voter registration--Mississippi | Discrimination--Mississippi | Disappeared persons--Mississippi | African Americans--Mississippi | Civil rights workers--Crimes against--Mississippi | Hate crimes--Mississippi | Murder--Mississippi | Intimidation--Mississippi | Civil rights movements--Mississippi--Clarksdale | Civil rights movements--Mississippi--Coahoma County | Harassment--Mississippi | Political activists | Civic leaders--United States | United States--Officials and employees | Social justice--United States | Mothers | Mother and child | Educators | Parents | Mississippi Freedom Project | United States, New York, 42.739768, -75.813812 | United States, Mississippi, 32.354668, -89.398528 | United States, District of Columbia, Washington, 38.907192, -77.036871
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, University of Southern Mississippi.

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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/singleitem/collection/manu/id/32/rec/1