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Voters Welcome



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Title: Voters Welcome
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."

Image ID: 98092
Creator
Name:
CORE (Congress of Racial Equality)
City, State: Canton, Mississippi
Collection
Name:
Congress of Racial Equality : Records, 1941-1967
Genre: Poster
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: Law enforcement
Methodist churches
Hats
Uniforms
Race relations
Firearms
Men
Outdoor photography
Women
Elections
Dresses
Clothing and dress
Voting
Civil rights
Streets
 

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