- Historical Manuscripts and Photographs
- Staff meeting; 1964
- Thomason, Frazer
- Date of Original:
Mississippi Freedom Project
Civil rights workers
- United States, Mississippi, Coahoma County, Clarksdale, 34.20011, -90.57093
- images (object genre)
- From the Hazelton (Margaret J.) Freedom Summer Collection; One black-and-white photograph, taken by Rev. Frazer Thomason, of nine civil rights workers at a staff meeting in Clarksdale, Mississippi. A poster in a window in the background reads, "No U.S. Dough to Help Jim Crow Grow"; The staff includes volunteers working for the Mississippi Freedom Project. From left to right: two unidentified persons, Lew Sitzer, Bob Mandel, possibly Les Johnson, Yvonne Klein with her head down, Margie (Margaret) Hazelton, Matt Zwerling, and Lafayette Surney with his back to the camera.
Electronic version made available through a National Leadership Grant for Libraries from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
This item is part of the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.
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- Original Collection:
- M359 Hazelton (Margaret J.) Freedom Summer Collection
Box 1, Folder 19 M359-11
- Contributing Institution:
- University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries