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Voters Welcome


A poster with an image of armed law enforcement officers surrounding a building during an election or voter education meeting. The text reads, "Voters Welcome. Scene Outside Rev. McCree's Church, Canton, Miss. Are We Satisfied With This? CORE, 38 Park Row, New York, N.Y. 10038."


Image ID: 98092

Creation Date:  date unknown

Creator Name: CORE (Congress of Racial Equality)

City: Canton


State: Mississippi

Collection Name: CORE records, 1941-2011

Genre: Poster

Original Format Type: prints, photomechanical

Original Format Number: Mss 14, Series 5, Box 14, Folder 9

Original Dimensions: 12.6875 x 19.75 inches


The Reverend James F. McRee was pastor of the Asbury Methodist Church from 1963 until 1968. His name is misspelled on the poster.


Civil rights

Clothing and dress





Law enforcement


Methodist churches

Outdoor photography

Race relations





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