Letter, Will D. Campbell to Clyde Ferguson; October 18, 1962

Letter, Will D. Campbell to Clyde Ferguson; October 18, 1962

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Creator:Campbell, Will D.
Title:Letter, Will D. Campbell to Clyde Ferguson; October 18, 1962
Date:1962 Oct. 18

From the Campbell (Will D.) Papers; Copy of a typewritten letter from Will D. Campbell to Clyde Ferguson, dated October 18, 1962, sent to inform Ferguson of the present situation in Mississippi. Campbell specifically mentions the controversial admission of James Meredith to the University of Mississippi (Ole Miss)" He discusses particular faculty members and others willing to testify regarding the riots that occurred on the campus of Ole Miss and in the town of Oxford in late September 1962.

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

Subjects:Campbell, Will D. | Meredith, James, 1933- | Church and social problems | Clergy | Justice and politics | Riots | University of Mississippi | Letter writing | Race relations | Mississippi--Race relations | Race riots--Mississippi--Oxford | Segregation in education--Mississippi | School integration--Mississippi | Oxford (Miss.) | Lafayette County (Miss.)
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
Online Publisher:Hattiesburg, Miss. : University of Southern Mississippi Libraries | 2003-07-17
Original Material:

Box 54, Folder 3, M341 Campbell (Will D.) Papers, McCain Library and Archives, University of Southern Mississippi

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Forms part of the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

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Forms part of the Mississippi Digital Library.

Forms part of the Will D. Campbell Papers Collection in the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

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