Search archive
Browse the collectionsUp

Letter, Nancy and Gene Turitz to Friends; July 4, [1965?]

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


From the Dahl (Kathleen) Freedom Summer Collection. A typed letter addressed to Friends that describes their work in and around Batesville, Mississippi, on voter registration and organizing the Freedom Labor Union there. Also contains a description of their arrest and twelve-day imprisonment in Jackson, Mississippi, and their opposition to the nomination by President Lyndon Johnson of former Mississippi Governor J.P. Coleman to the open seat on the Fifth Circuit of Appeals.


Powered by Preservica
©2020 Preservica