- Historical Manuscripts and Photographs
- Background report on Natchez; 1965
- Date of Original:
Civil rights workers
Ku Klux Klan (1915- )
- United States, 39.76, -98.5
- documents (object genre)
- From the Miller (Michael J.) Civil Rights Collection; This report gives many accounts of bombings, shootings, and assaults perpetrated by the Ku Klux Klan in Natchez between the years of 1963 and 1965. It also mentions a court injunction placed on three civil rights workers from the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) that was meant to prohibit their further participation in civil rights demonstrations or their encouragement of the political actions of others.
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:
- M368 Miller (Michael J.) Civil Rights Collection
Box 3, Folder 14
- Contributing Institution:
- University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries