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Newsletter from Freedom House, Holly Springs, Mississippi; May 14, 1965

Object Type: Record
In Collection: M357 Dahl (Kathleen) Freedom Summer Collection


From the Dahl (Kathleen) Freedom Summer Collection. A newsletter from the Holly Springs Freedom House, signed as the Needy Group of Mississippi. This newsletter describes or mentions numerous events, including: Howard Jeffries in jail; expired insurance on 100 Rust Avenue; Antioch Baptist Church; St. Joseph's church in Marshall County; a Baptist college that had been burned; plans to run a 1965 summer project through Freedom Democratic Party (FDP) rather than Council of Federated Organizations (COFO); updates on civil rights workers; activities in Benton, Desoto, and Tippah counties and Fayette County (Tennessee); and that U.Z. Nunnally had successfully obtained a driver's license after eight tries (police opposition).


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