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Citizenship education program

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Creator:Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Title:Citizenship education program

From the Adams (Victoria Gray) Papers. Discusses the history and mission of the Citizenship Education Program, an organization of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC), founded in South Carolina by Septima P. Clark and Esau Jenkins. Goals of the program included helping people gain economic and social power by implementing educational programs in the community. The director of the program was Dorothy Cotton.

Electronic version made available through a National Leadership Grant for Libraries from the Institute for Museum and Library Services.

Subjects:Civil rights | Civil rights movements | Voter registration | Suffrage | Civil rights | Citizenship | Citizenship--Study and teaching | Southern Christian Leadership Conference | Citizenship Education Program | Southern States, 33.346678, -84.119434
Collection:Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
Original Material:

Box 6, Folder 10, 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/compoundobject/collection/manu/id/2529/rec/4