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Curtis Ducksworth

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Creator:Randall, Herbert, 1936-
Title:Curtis Ducksworth
Date:1964 July

From the Randall (Herbert) Freedom Summer Photographs. Freedom School student Curtis Ducksworth stands on a chair and applies fresh paint to the ceiling of a wood frame building formerly used as a kindergarten. This building, located on Old Airport Road in Palmers Crossing, Hattiesburg, Mississippi, was opened on July 18, 1964, as the Palmers Crossing Community Center. The building has since been demolished.

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:Ducksworth, Curtis | Civil rights movements | Community centers--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Mississippi Freedom Project | Students--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | African American students--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | United States, Mississippi, Palmers Crossing | 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 9, M351-240, M351 Randall (Herbert) Freedom Summer Photographs, McCain Library, University of Southern Mississippi.

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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 Herbert Randall Freedom Summer Photographs Collection in 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 Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

Forms part of the Mississippi Digital Library.

Persistent Link to Item:http://digilib.usm.edu/cdm/singleitem/collection/randall/id/238/rec/2