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Story of Alcorn student walkout; March 1957

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Title:Story of Alcorn student walkout; March 1957
Date:1957 Mar.

From the Campbell (Will D.) Papers. Handwritten account of the student walk-out that occurred at Alcorn Agricultural and Mechanical College (now Alcorn State University) located near Lorman, Mississippi. The student protest called for the resignation or termination of a professor, presumably Clennon King.

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

Subjects:Civil rights--Mississippi--Lorman | Civil rights--Mississippi--Jefferson County | Civil rights movements--Mississippi--Lorman | Civil rights movements--Mississippi--Jefferson County | Race relations--Mississippi--Lorman | Race relations--Mississippi--Jefferson County | Civil rights demonstrations--Mississippi--Lorman | Civil rights demonstrations--Mississippi--Jefferson County | African American college students--Mississippi--Lorman | African American college students--Mississippi--Jefferson County | Educators--Mississippi--Lorman | Educators--Mississippi--Jefferson County | African American universities and colleges--Mississippi--Lorman | African American universities and colleges--Mississippi--Jefferson County | United States--Race relations | Alcorn Agricultural and Mechanical College--Student strike, 1957 | African Americans--Education (Higher) | Universities and colleges--Employees | Alcorn Agricultural and Mechanical College--Students | Alcorn State University | Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.) | United States, Mississippi, Jefferson County | United States, Mississippi, Lorman
Collection:Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
Original Material:

Box 33, Folder 3, M341 Campbell (Will D.) Papers, McCain Library and Archives, University of Southern Mississippi.

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Forms part of the Will D. Campbell 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.

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