Leaflet for Mississippi Freedom Summer

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Created by
Council of Federated Organizations, founded 1962
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
L x W: 8 1/2 x 3 3/4 in. (21.6 x 9.5 cm)
Type
leaflets
Place depicted
Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Date
ca.1964
Description
A leaflet for Mississippi Freedom Summer made by the Council of Federated Organizations. The leaflet has black ink on white paper and includes text and illustrations. The leaflet has five sections with the headings: "Freedom Schools"; "Voter Registration"; "Community Centers"; "What You Can Do"; and "What Is COFO?"
Topic
African American
Activism
American South
Civil rights
Education
Freedom
United States--History--1961-1969
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Trumpauer-Mulholland Collection
Object number
2011.109.3
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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