- Historical Manuscripts and Photographs
- Freedom Primer No. 2; 
- Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party
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- African American political activists
Civil rights workers
Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party
- United States, Mississippi, 32.75041, -89.75036
- documents (object genre)
- From the Miller (Michael J.) Civil Rights Collection; This publication of the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party (MFDP) explains what the Freedom Vote is and why it is necessary in Mississippi. It discusses many ways that African Americans have been not allowed to vote in Mississippi. It gives a history of the MFDP and explains why the party was organized. This "Freedom Primer" uses simple language and illustrations to encourage Mississippians to vote in the Freedom Vote.
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:
- M368 Miller (Michael J.) Civil Rights Collection
Box 3, Folder 10
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- University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries