- Historical Manuscripts and Photographs
- Letter, Robert Z. Lewis to John J. Burns; March 7, 1966
- Lewis, Robert, 1924-
- Date of Original:
- African Americans
Democratic Party (Miss.)
Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party
- United States, Mississippi, 32.75041, -89.75036
- documents (object genre)
- From the Adams (Victoria Gray) Papers. <br>Typewritten letter from Robert Z. Lewis to John J. Burns, dated March 7, 1966, in which Lewis explains the illegal actions of white supremacists in the Democratic Party of Mississippi. Lewis encourages Burns and the New York State Democratic Committee to support the opening of the Mississippi primaries to African-American candidates.
Electronic version made available through a National Leadership Grant for Libraries from the Institute for Museum and Library Services.
This item is part of the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.
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- Original Collection:
- M345 Adams (Victoria Gray) Papers
Box 2, Folder 21
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- University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries