The University of Southern Mississippi -- McCain Library and Archives
Historical Manuscripts Home
Alphabetical List of All Collections | Collections Listed By Subject


Collection Title: Wilson (Neil) Freedom Summer Collection

Accession Number: AM 2001-38

Inclusive Dates: 1964; 1990

Volume: 14 pages

Given By: Donated by Dr. Neil Wilson.

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

A copy of Dr. Neil Wilson's F.B.I. file documenting some of his activities as a Freedom Summer volunteer in Indianola, Mississippi in 1964. During his stay in Indianola, Wilson was arrested for attempting to integrate the Honey Theater. The collection also contains correspondence between Dr. Wilson and the U.S. Department of Justice in 1990 regarding access to Wilson's F.B.I. File.


Prepared and maintained by
The University of Southern Mississippi Libraries Special Collections
http://www.lib.usm.edu/spcol
118 College Drive #5148   Hattiesburg, MS 39406-5148


Last Edited: May 20 2015 03:26:06 PM