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Summary of Alcorn student walkout; [n.d.]

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Title:Summary of Alcorn student walkout; [n.d.]
Date:1957 Mar.

From the Campbell (Will D.) Papers; Handwritten account of the student walk-out that occurred at Alcorn A & M College (now Alcorn State University) in Mississippi in March 1957. The protest was a result of a controversy related to Professor Clennon King. The summary is written on letterhead of the National Council of Churches of Christ in the United States of America.

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

Subjects:African American college students--Mississippi--Alcorn | Alcorn Agricultural and Mechanical College | Civil rights demonstrations--Mississippi--Alcorn | United States--Race relations | Discrimination in education--United States | Alcorn Agricultural and Mechanical College--Student strike, 1957 | United States, Mississippi, Alcorn | United States, Mississippi, Claiborne County
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 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.

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

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