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Materials relating to her life-time of civil rights and human rights activities.
The David Batzka Civil Rights Collection contains papers from before, during, and after Batzka’s time in Clarksdale, Mississippi, during the Freedom Summer of 1964. This collection would be of interest to researchers studying the Civil Rights Movement, Mississippi history, and Freedom Summer.
This collection should be of interest to students and researchers of the civil rights era circa 1960-1980; especially those interested in civil rights legal cases and the history of black legislators in Mississippi.
Correspondence and materials collected by these Freedom School teachers in Hattiesburg during Freedom Summer in 1964.
NAACP correspondence and materials documenting the contributions of this Hattiesburg Civil Rights leader.
Materials relating to her activities with the Delta Ministry in Mississippi.
Copy of Ms. Hawthorne's State Sovereignty Commission file, documenting her work as a Civil Rights activist when she was a teenager in Mississippi.
Photographs taken during Mississippi Freedom Summer.
Descriptions of buildings and sites in the Hattiesburg area during the Civil Rights era.
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.
Materials generated and/or collected by former Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) staff member, Michael J. "Mike" Miller. Includes materials pertaining to SNCC's activities in Mississippi.
Two campaign posters from the newly formed Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party.
Photographs taken by creative artist at SNCC orientation session and in Hattiesburg, Mississippi during Freedom Summer, materials documenting USM's commemoration of the 35th anniversary of Freedom Summer on June 5-7, 1999 in conjunction with the opening of the exhibit "Faces of Freedom Summer: The Photographs of Herbert Randall", and materials related to the book Faces of Freedom Summer.
Letters written by a Freedom Summer volunteer in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.
The Henry and Sue [Lorenzi] Sojourner Civil Rights Movement Collection contains a vast array of materials from during and after the [Lorenzi] Sojourner’s time in Holmes County, Mississippi, during the Freedom Summer of 1964. This collection would be of interest to researchers studying the Civil Rights Movement, Mississippi history, and Freedom Summer.
Photographs and reproductions of photographs related to Paul Terrell's time as a volunteer during Freedom Summer in Mississippi.
Primarily photocopies of newspaper clippings regarding the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960s and Dr. J. Roy Valencourt's participation.
Materials documenting the work of 1960s Forrest County N.A.A.C.P. leaders J.C. Fairley and Daisy Harris.
Materials documenting Zeman's activities as a Freedom Summer 1964 volunteer in Clarksdale, Mississippi.
- Civil rights. 17
- Mississippi Freedom Project. 16
- Civil rights workers -- Mississippi. 15
- Letter. 15
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.). 14
- Council of Federated Organizations (U.S.). 13
- Records (Documents). 12
- Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.), 12
- Newsletters. 9
- Photographs. 9
- Hattiesburg (Miss.). 8
- Brochures. 7
- Civil rights movements -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century. 7
- African Americans -- Civil rights. 5
- Forrest County (Miss.) 5
- Periodicals. 5
- Programs (Publications). 5
- Race relations. 5
- Speech. 5 + ∧ less
- Adams, Victoria Gray, 1926-2006 2
- Dahmer, Vernon Ferdinand, 1908-1966 2
- Goodman, Andrew, 1943-1964 2
- Kennard, Clyde, 1927-1963 2
- King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 2
- Barnett, Ross R., 53rd Governor of Mississippi (Ross Robert), 1898-1987 1
- Batzka, David Lee, 1941-2002 1
- Carmichael, Stokely (Stokely Standiford Churchill), 1941-1998 1
- Chaney, James Earl (1943-1964) 1
- Connor, Peggy Jean, 1932-2018 1
- De La Beckwith, Byron, Jr., 1920-2001 1
- DeVine, Annie (Annie Bell Robinson), 1912–2000 1
- Ellin, Joseph, 1936- 1
- Ellin, Nancy B. (Nancy Bowles) 1
- Evers, Medgar Wiley, 1925-1963 1
- Fairley, J. C. (Jimmy Carter), 1921- 1
- Glass, Jinny (Virginia Katharine Glass), 1943-1965 1
- Goodman, Jill Wakeman 1
- Hamer, Fannie Lou, 1917-1977 1
- Hawthorne, Gracie 1 + ∧ less