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Meeting of volunteers

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Creator:Randall, Herbert, 1936-
Title:Meeting of volunteers
Date:1964 July-1964 Aug.

From the Randall (Herbert) Freedom Summer Photographs. A meeting of COFO-Hattiesburg Project volunteers in an African-American church in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, during Freedom Summer, 1964. The meeting appears to be presided over by Sandy Leigh, SNCC Field Secretary and COFO-Hattiesburg Project Director, and/or James Forman, SNCC Executive Secretary. Leigh is sitting in front of a pillar facing the volunteers; Forman is in a checked shirt at the far right.

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:Leigh, Sandy | Forman, James, 1928-2005 | Civil rights movements--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Civil rights workers--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | African American civil rights workers--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Mississippi Freedom Project | Council of Federated Organizations (U.S.) | Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.) | African American churches--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | 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 6, Folder 5, M351-793, M351 Randall (Herbert) Freedom Summer Photographs, McCain Library, University of Southern Mississippi.

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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.

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

Persistent Link to Item:http://digilib.usm.edu/cdm/singleitem/collection/randall/id/768/rec/1