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James Forman addresses volunteers

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Creator:Randall, Herbert, 1936-
Title:James Forman addresses volunteers
Date:1964 July-1964 Aug.

From the Randall (Herbert) Freedom Summer Photographs. James Forman, Executive Secretary of SNCC, addresses a meeting of COFO-Hattiesburg Project volunteers in an African-American church in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, during Freedom Summer, 1964. The African-American man in a white shirt and tie is volunteer Arthur Reese, Co-Coordinator of the COFO-Hattiesburg Freedom Schools. The Caucasian female volunteer seated directly in front of Forman is SNCC Field Secretary Barbara Schwartzbaum, who taught in the Freedom School hosted by Morning Star Baptist Church.

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:Forman, James, 1928-2005 | Reese, Arthur | Schwartzbaum, Barbara | Civil rights movements--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Civil rights workers--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | African American civil rights workers--Mississippi--Hattiesburg | Women 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, M351-795, 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.

Persistent Link to Item:http://digilib.usm.edu/cdm/singleitem/collection/randall/id/770/rec/1