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John Mangram papers

Repository: Tougaloo College. L. Zenobia Coleman Library. Archives

Collection Description (Extant): The John Mangram Collection contains correspondence, reports, newspaper clippings, an oral history transcript, and a copy of a speech relating to John Mangram's duties as chaplain of Tougaloo College from 1950 to 1961 and moderator of the Alabama-Mississippi Conference of Congregational Christian Churches from 1957 to 1960. It also documents Mangram's role as an advisor to the Tougaloo Nine, who conducted the first civil rights sit-in demonstration in Jackson, Mississippi, at the Jackson Municipal Library in 1961.

Access Copy Note: Some items are available at the Mississippi Digital Library at http://collections.msdiglib.org/cdm/

Date(s): 1958-1961

Digital Status: Partial

Existing IDs: tgc.fa.04.01

Extent: Typescript

Finding Aid URL: http://collections.msdiglib.org/cdm/singleitem/collection/tougaloo/id/906/rec/1 External Link

Language: English

Interviewees: John Mangram

Rights (CRHP): Contact the repository which holds the collection for information on rights

Subjects:

African American clergy--Mississippi
Civil rights demonstrations--Mississippi
Civil rights movements--Mississippi
Tougaloo College

Genres:

Interviews
Manuscripts
Speeches
Transcripts

 

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