The Civil Rights History Project: Survey of Collections and Repositories
Oral history interview with Joseph Morse
Repository: University of Wisconsin--La Crosse. Murphy Library. Special Collections and Area Research Center
Collection Description (Extant): An extensive interview with a Southern Minnesota college student who gave up his summer in 1964 to work with the Civil Rights Movement in Meridian, MS. He arrived shortly after the murders of civil rights workers James Chaney, Michael Schwerner, and Andrew Goodman. His summer grew to three and a half years of working with the black community to bring relief from racism and injustice.
Origin Info: Student Eric Bishofsky conducted and donated the interview.
Collection URL: http://laclib.wisconsin.edu/cgi-bin/Pwebrecon.cgi?BBID=595012
Digital Status: Born-digital
Extent: 1 sound disc; 1 transcript (28 cm.)
Interviewees: Joseph Morse
Rights (CRHP): Contact the repository which holds the collection for information on rights
Civil rights movements--Mississippi
Civil rights workers--Mississippi
Mississippi Freedom Project
Mississippi Freedom Schools