Gellatly, Mary Sue
White female civil rights worker who participated in the Summer 1963 Nashville, Tennessee Voter Registration Project. In the summer of 1964, she worked in Hattiesburg and Palmer's Crossing, MS as a Freedom Summer volunteer and mainly worked on building the community center and on the adult literacy program. From the fall of 1964 to the summer of 1965, she was SNCC staff in Shaw, Mississippi working mainly on voter registration, the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party, and the Mississippi Freedom Labor Union.
Archival Collections and Reference Resources
- Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive (University of Southern Mississippi Libraries)
- Freedom summer digital collection (Wisconsin Historical Society)
- Council of Federated Organizations Shaw Office-- Records, 1964-1965 (Archives Main Stacks, SC 3063) (Correspondence)
- Park--Robert W. Park papers, 1964-1966; Archives Main Stacks SC658 (Correspondence)
- SAVF-Council of Federated Organizations (COFO) papers (Social Action vertical file, circa 1930-2002; Archives Main Stacks, Mss 577, Box 15, Folder 1) (Reports)