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Victoria Gray Adams Papers
Materials relating to her life-time of civil rights and human rights activities.
Dates: circa 1938-2000
Vernon F. Dahmer Collection
Scope and Contents The Vernon F. Dahmer Collection consists of copies of newspaper clippings and programs dating from 1966 to 1998, and 24 photographs taken during the fifth trial of Sam Bowers. Most of the newspaper clippings were collected by the Dahmer family between 1966 and 1986, and follow events surrounding the bombing of their home, community support after the tragedy, and the trials of those men indicted for arson, murder, and conspiracy. Other articles in the collection were published in ...
Jinny Glass Mississippi Freedom Summer Diary
Diary of Freedom Summer 1964 volunteer in Palmer's Crossing Community Center and 1996 article on Freedom Summer.
Dates: August 7-25, 1964
Lawrence D. Spears Civil Rights Collection
Materials about the assault of civil rights workers Lawrence Spears, David Owen, and Rabbi Arthur Lelyveld in Hattiesburg, Mississippi on July 10, 1964.
Woods Guest House / Hattiesburg COFO Headquarters Collection
Brick salvaged from burned ruins of historic African American hotel and Civil Rights headquarters during Freedom Summer, with newspaper clipping about the building.
Dates: 1890s; 1998
- Civil rights workers -- Mississippi. 4
- Hattiesburg (Miss.). 4
- Mississippi Freedom Project. 4
- Civil rights. 3
- African Americans -- Civil rights. 2
- Albums (Books). 2
- Council of Federated Organizations (U.S.). 2
- Diaries. 2
- Essay. 2
- Letter. 2
- Photographs. 2
- Programs (Publications). 2
- Race relations. 2
- Records (Documents). 2
- Speech. 2
- Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.), 2
- VHS. 2
- African Americans. 1 + ∧ less
- Adams, Victoria Gray, 1926-2006 1
- Bowers, Samuel Holloway, 1924-2006 1
- Dahmer, Vernon Ferdinand, 1908-1966 1
- Glass, Jinny (Virginia Katharine Glass), 1943-1965 1
- Lelyveld, Arthur J., Rabbi, 1913-1996 1
- Owen, David 1
- Shemper, David 1
- Spears, Lawrence "Larry" D. 1
- United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation. FBI 1 + ∧ less