De La Beckwith, Byron, Jr., 1920-2001
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
AM21-039, circa December 20, 1996
Press packet for feature film Ghosts of Mississippi. Includes photographs of filming, production information, cast list, crew list, reproductions of Medgar Evers & family, and contextual essay by Myrlie Evers.
Byron De La Beckwith, Sr. Letters
Material from the Mississippi State Hospital in Whitfield, Mississippi, where B. Beckwith, Sr. was confined for observation in 1963, in connection with his trial for the murder of civil rights activist Medgar Evers.
Sam Bowers Papers
Civil Rights in the South Collection
This collection is a compilation of various materials relating to the Civil Rights Movement in the South.
Erle E. Johnston, Jr. Papers
This collection is comprised mainly of materials that document Erle Johnston's personal life and professional activities from approximately 1922 through his death in 1995. The Erle Johnston Papers should be beneficial to any researcher interested in the Civil Rights Movement in Mississippi, as well as the political history of Mississippi in the twentieth century. The collection also provides insight into the life and personality of an important Mississippian.
- Collection 4
- Archival Object 1
- Civil rights. 4
- Letter. 4
- Ku Klux Klan (1915- ). 3
- Race relations. 3
- Citizens' Councils of America. 2
- Civil rights -- United States. 2
- Civil rights movements -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century. 2
- Essay. 2
- Memorabilia. 2
- Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission 2
- Photographs. 2
- Segregation. 2
- White Citizens councils. 2
- African Americans -- Civil rights. 1
- Albums (Books). 1
- American Civil Liberties Union. 1
- Awards. 1
- Books. 1
- Brochures. 1
- Certificates. 1 + ∧ less