The Freedom Summer Murders (1964) and Police Brutality

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Title

The Freedom Summer Murders (1964) and Police Brutality

Subject

New York (N.Y.)--Newspapers.
Civil rights workers
African American civil rights workers
Civil rights workers--United States
Hate crimes--United States
Hate crimes--Press coverage
Police brutality--United States

Description

Photographs from the New York Journal-American Photo Morgue collection covering the case of three missing civil rights workers in Mississippi. The case later became known as the Freedom Summer Murders.

Date

1964

Language

English

Type

Still Image

Coverage

Philadelphia, Mississippi

Publisher

New York Journal-American

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Collection Items

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United Press International Telephoto 1964-08-05
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United Press International Telephoto 1964-08-06
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