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House of liberty; undated

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In Collection: M359 Hazelton (Margaret J.) Freedom Summer Collection

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From the Hazelton (Margaret J.) Freedom Summer Collection; Typed poem entitled "The House of Liberty" written by Joyce Brown. Presumably, Brown was a Freedom School teacher in McComb, Mississippi, during Freedom Summer 1964. She describes the turbulent political atmosphere of the time, fears of both whites and African Americans, and her belief in working for equal rights.


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