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Creator:Council of Federated Organizations (U.S.)
Title:Wats line digest
Date:1964 July 2-1964 July 5

From the Zeman (Zoya) Freedom Summer Collection. This bulletin entitled, "Wats Line Digest," details some of the events that occurred between July 2 and 5, 1964 relating to the Mississippi Freedom Project. It describes harassments, scare tactics, threats, and violence that the civil rights workers, freedom school teachers and the local African Americans endured during that time.

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

Subjects:Council of Federated Organizations (U.S.) | Mississippi Freedom Project | Mississippi Freedom schools | Civil rights movements--Mississippi | Civil rights workers--Mississippi | Race relations--Mississippi | Harassment--Mississippi | African American teachers--Dismissal of--Mississippi | United States, Mississippi, 32.354668, -89.398528
Collection:Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
Original Material:

Box 1, Folder 8, M320 Zeman (Zoya) Freedom Summer Collection, McCain Library, University of Southern Mississippi.

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Forms part of the Zoya Zeman Freedom Summer 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/compoundobject/collection/manu/id/2920/rec/2