Democratic Party (Miss.).
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Form of Material Photographs, newspapers, family materials, community action documents, and other items pertaining to the background and activities of Mr. Charles Davis.City of Hattiesburg: Community Development (1974-1991)Congressional Redistricting (2000)Delta State University: Workshop Application (Nov. 2000)Democratic Party (2000; 2004; undated)Eastern Star (1949; 1983)Family Papers (1926-1984)Forrest County Voters Rights Suit: Names on...
Dates: circa 1926-2006
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials related to the Citizens' Council, the Ku Klux Klan, the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, other civil rights groups and related individuals. The Citizens' Council was one of over 40 pro-segregated organizations formed after the U.S. Supreme Court decision (Brown v. Board Education) May 17, 1954, which barred segregation in public schools.The first White Citizens' Council was formed in Indianola,...
Dates: 1954-1977, 1987-1992
Form of Material The William Arthur Winstead Papers include scrapbooks, newspaper reports, proposed legislation, and other miscellaneous records concerning Rep. William Arthur Winstead, who served in the United States’ House of Representatives from 1943-1965. This collection would be of particular interest to researchers studying twentieth-century political history, Mississippi politicians, University of Southern Mississippi alumnae, and the Civil Rights Movement.