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Owen injury

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Creator:Randall, Herbert, 1936-
Title:Owen injury
Date:1964 July 10

From the Randall (Herbert) Freedom Summer Photographs. David Owen receiving treatment for head and arm injuries sustained after he and fellow voter registration volunteers Lawrence Spears and Rabbi Arthur J. Lelyveld were attacked by two Caucasian men from Collins, Mississippi. The assault took place at 11:30 a.m. on July 10, 1964, as they were walking to Morning Star Baptist Church with Hattiesburg resident Janet Crosby and another young African-American woman after a morning of voter registration canvassing.

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

Types:Black-and-white photographs | StillImage
Subjects:Owen, David G. | Civil rights workers--Violence against--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Civil rights workers--Violence against--Mississippi--Forrest County | Civil rights movements--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Civil rights movements--Mississippi--Forrest County | Hate crimes--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Hate crimes--Mississippi--Forrest County | Victims of violent crimes--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Victims of violent crimes--Mississippi--Forrest County | Men, White--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Men, White--Mississippi--Mississippi--Forrest County | First aid in illness and injury--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | First aid in illness and injury--Mississippi--Forrest County | Violence--Mississippi | Voter registrars--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Voter registrars--Mississippi--Forrest County | Bandages and bandaging | Blood | Clergy | Mississippi--Race relations | Mississippi Freedom Project | United States, Mississippi, Hattiesburg | United States, Mississippi, Forrest County
Collection:Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
Original Material:

Box 2, Folder 2, M351-176, M351 Randall (Herbert) Freedom Summer Photographs, McCain Library, University of Southern Mississippi.

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