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Mississippi : handbook for political programs; [n.d.]

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Creator:Council of Federated Organizations (U.S.)
Title:Mississippi : handbook for political programs; [n.d.]
Date:1960-1969
Description:

From the Zeman (Zoya) Freedom Summer Collection.

This handbook was produced by the Council of Federated Organizations (COFO). It includes an introduction of Mississippi political programs, voter registration, the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party (MFDP) and the seating of delegates at the National Democratic Convention, and some techniques for field work. The handbook continues with an outline of Mississippi project areas, a political map of Mississippi, the number of African Americans registered by county, a summary of relevant federal powers relating to voting rights, and a history of federal action in Mississippi.

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

Types:Books
Subjects:Civil rights movements--Mississippi--Handbooks, manuals, etc. | Council of Federated Organizations (U.S.) | Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party | Mississippi Freedom Project | Democratic National Convention (1964 : Atlantic City, N.J.) | Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.) | Voter registration--Mississippi--Handbooks, manuals, etc. | African Americans--Mississippi--Politics and government | African Americans--Mississippi--Suffrage | 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 | 2001-06-30
Original Material:

Box 1, M320 Zeman (Zoya) Freedom Summer Collection, McCain Library and Archives, University of Southern Mississippi

Rights and Usage:

Copyright protected. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

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Forms part of University of Southern Mississippi Digital Collections.

Forms part of USM - Historical Manuscripts.

Forms part of the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

Forms part of the Zoya Zeman Freedom Summer Collection in the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

Forms part of the Mississippi Digital Library.

Persistent Link to Item:http://digilib.usm.edu/cdm/ref/collection/manu/id/2960