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W.W. Favre collection of Civil Rights ephemera, circa 1964-1965.
BANC MSS 2005/206 z
Collection Overview

Title:

W.W. Favre collection of Civil Rights ephemera, circa 1964-1965

Creator/Contributor:

Favre, W. W., creator

Creator/Contributor:

Rowe, Tom.

Abstract:

Contains materials relating to the civil rights struggle mostly in Mississippi in 1964-1965 including: correspondence from Tom Rowe; pamphlets for the Council of Federated Organizations (COFO), the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party and other civil rights organzations; clippings; and a SNCC button. Also includes a copy of the "Klan Ledger" regarding a Civil Rights 4th of July march in 1964.

Date:

1964 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ms
Council of Federated Organizations (U.S.)
Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party -- History
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Ku Klux Klan (1915- ) -- Mississippi
Civil rights -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century

Note:

Collection processed at folder level in 2006.
W.W. Favre collection of Civil Rights ephemera, BANC MSS 2005/206, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Gift; of Charles Henry; in 2003.
In English.

Type:

Buttons (Information artifacts)
Clippings.

Physical Description:

1 box (.2 linear ft.)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 2005/206 z

Origin:

California