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|Creator:||National Committee for Free Elections in Sunflower|
|Title:||Statement to Attorney General Ramsey Clark|
From the Adams (Victoria Gray) Papers. Statement to Attorney General Ramsey Clark, compiled by a special delegation of the National Committee for Free Elections in Sunflower led by Congressman William F. Ryan and Bayard Rustin. Urges the federal government to send voting officials and observers to Sunflower County, Mississippi, for the May 2, 1967, elections. Highlights challenges and fears faced by potential African-American voters in Mississippi.
Electronic version made available through a National Leadership Grant for Libraries from the Institute for Museum and Library Services.
|Subjects:||Clark, Ramsey, 1927- | Discrimination--Mississippi--Sunflower County | Elections--Mississippi--Sunflower County | Attorneys general | United States. Dept. of Justice--Officials and employees | United States. Dept. of Justice | United States. Voting Rights Act of 1965 | Sunflower County (Miss.)|
|Collection:||Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive|
|Institution:||University of Southern Mississippi Libraries|
|Contributors:||University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries|
|Online Publisher:||Hattiesburg, Miss. : University of Southern Mississippi Libraries | 2002-09-11|
Box 2, Folder 34, M345 Adams (Victoria Gray) Papers, McCain Library and Archives, University of Southern Mississippi.
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Forms part of the Victoria Gray Adams Papers Collection in the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.
Forms part of the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.
Forms part of USM - Historical Manuscripts.
Forms part of University of Southern Mississippi Digital Collections.
Forms part of the Mississippi Digital Library.
|Persistent Link to Item:||http://digilib.usm.edu/cdm/ref/collection/manu/id/2481|