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Poster

Voters Welcome

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DESCRIPTION

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."

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 98092

Creation Date:  date unknown

Creator Name: CORE (Congress of Racial Equality)

City: Canton

County: 

State: Mississippi

Collection Name: Congress of Racial Equality : 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

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

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

SUBJECTS

Civil rights

Clothing and dress

Dresses

Elections

Firearms

Hats

Law

Law enforcement

Men

Methodist churches

Military art and science

Outdoor photography

Persons

Political science

Race relations

Religion

Social problems

Streets

Transportation

Uniforms

Voting

Women

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Please Credit: Wisconsin Historical Society.

Reference Details

Location: Wisconsin Historical Society Archives, 4th Floor, Madison, Wisconsin


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