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Julius Lester performs at Mt. Zion Baptist Church

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Creator:Randall, Herbert, 1936-
Title:Julius Lester performs at Mt. Zion Baptist Church
Date:1964 July-1964 Aug.

From the Randall (Herbert) Freedom Summer Photographs. Folksinger Julius Lester plays the guitar while Freedom School students sit around him outside of Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, during Freedom Summer, 1964. Lester was one of the many folksingers who visited the Freedom Summer projects. Belinda Cooper is one of the students.

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:Lester, Julius | Cooper, Belinda | Civil rights movements--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | African American children--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | African American churches--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | African American singers | African American men | Mississippi Freedom Project | Mississippi Freedom Schools | Mt. Zion Baptist Church (Hattiesburg, Miss.) | 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 5, M351-206, M351 Randall (Herbert) Freedom Summer Photographs, McCain Library, University of Southern Mississippi.

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Forms part of the Herbert Randall Freedom Summer Photographs Collection in the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

Forms part of the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

Forms part of University of Southern Mississippi Digital Collections.

Forms part of USM - Historical Manuscripts.

Forms part of the Mississippi Digital Library.

Persistent Link to Item:http://digilib.usm.edu/cdm/singleitem/collection/randall/id/204/rec/1