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Collection Title: Sitzer (Lew) Freedom Summer Collection

Accession Number: AM06-28

Dates: 2006

Volume: 1 DVD

Given By: Mr. Lew Sitzer

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:

One DVD copy of a segment from the History Channel series, “10 Days that Unexpectedly Changed America.” The focus of this particular segment is June 21, 1964, the day that Freedom Summer volunteers Michael Schwerner, James Chaney, and Andrew Goodman were murdered in Neshoba County, Mississippi. The donor, Lew Sitzer, was a Freedom Summer volunteer in Mississippi in 1964.

Additions to this collection are expected in the near future.

 


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