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MFDP registration at Mt. Zion Baptist Church

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Creator:Randall, Herbert, 1936-
Title:MFDP registration at Mt. Zion Baptist Church
Date:1964 July-1964 Aug.

From the Randall (Herbert) Freedom Summer Photographs. A local African-American female resident picks up a leaflet while a Caucasian female volunteer checks a card file at a table in the front entrance of Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, during Freedom Summer, 1964. A large sign posted on the front of the church reads ;Help Make Mississippi Part of the U.S.A.; The occasion is a mass meeting in the church in support of the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party (MFDP).

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:Civil rights movements--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Civil rights workers--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Mississippi Freedom Project | Voter registration--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Meetings--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party | 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 4, Folder 12, M351-565, 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/548/rec/1