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M is for Mississippi and Murder; November 1955

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Creator:National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Title:M is for Mississippi and Murder; November 1955
Date:1955 Nov.
Description:

Pamphlet from the Campbell (Will D.) Papers. Pamphlet prepared by the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) in November 1955. Provides information about three racially-charged murders in Mississippi: Rev. George W. Lee in Belzoni, Lamar Smith in Brookhaven, and Emmett Till in Money.

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

Types:Text
Subjects:Lee, George W., 1904-1955 | Smith, Lamar, d. 1955 | Till, Emmett, 1941-1955 | Murder--Mississippi | African American boys--Mississippi | Men, White--Mississippi | African Americans--Civil rights--Mississippi | Murderers--Mississippi | Hate crimes--Mississippi | Segregation--Mississippi | Civil rights--Mississippi | Civil rights workers--Mississippi | African American civil rights workers--Mississippi | African American men--Death | African American men--Violence against--Mississippi | Men--Violence against--Mississippi | Men--Death | Assassination--Mississippi | Assassination--Investigation--Mississippi | Homicide--Mississippi | Murder--Investigation--Mississippi | Governmental investigations--Mississippi | Violence--Mississippi | Hate crimes--Mississippi | Segregationists--Mississippi | White supremacy movements--Mississippi | Civil rights demonstrations--Mississippi | National Association for the Advancement of Colored People | Mississippi
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 | 2003-07-17
Original Material:

Box 54, Folder 16, 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.

Persistent Link to Item:http://digilib.usm.edu/cdm/ref/collection/manu/id/2826