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COFO poster

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Creator:Council of Federated Organizations (U.S.)
Title:COFO poster
Date:1960-1964
Description:

From the Zeman (Zoya) Freedom Summer Collection. This poster, produced by the Council of Federated Organizations (COFO), reads "Now with your hand, pull the lever down." It shows the hands of three civil rights workers - James Chaney, Andrew Goodman, and Michael Schwerner, who were murdered in Philadelphia, Mississippi - breaking three chains.

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

Types:Political posters
Subjects:Schwerner, Michael Henry, 1939-1964 | Goodman, Andrew, 1943-1964 | Chaney, James Earl, 1943-1964 | Council of Federated Organizations (U.S.) | Civil rights movements--Mississippi--Philadelphia | Civil rights movements--Mississippi--Neshoba County | Civil rights workers--Mississippi--Philadelphia | Civil rights workers--Mississippi--Neshoba County | Civil rights workers--Violence against--Mississippi--Philadelphia | Civil rights workers--Violence against--Mississippi--Neshoba County | Voting--Mississippi--Philadelphia | Voting--Mississippi--Neshoba County | Philadelphia (Miss.) | Neshoba County (Miss.)
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 | 2001-07
Original Material:

Box 1, Folder 17, M320 Zeman (Zoya) Freedom Summer Collection, McCain Library, 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.

Related Materials:

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/ref/collection/manu/id/176