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1965 Mar. 24

Stevenson, James

Letter from James Stevenson to Gloria Xifaras Clark

Holly Springs (Miss.) - James is working full-time for the movement. He asks for a copy of the play "Seeds of Freedom" and asks for financial support.

Gloria Xifaras Clark Papers

1964 July 15

Rooks, Walter

Three who are Missing

Mississippi - A poem about the "three who are missing" -- Chaney, Schwerner, and Goodman -- written by a 12 year old student.

Gloria Xifaras Clark Papers

1964 June 30

Allen, Chude Pamela, 1943-

Letter from Chude Pamela Parker Allen to Mom and Dad

Holly Springs (Miss.) - Pam writes about the Oxford Conference. She expresses strong emotions pertaining to the Civil Rights Movement.

Gloria Xifaras Clark Papers

1964

Allen, Chude Pamela Parker, 1943-

Letters from Mississippi: Transcripts

Holly Springs (Miss.) - Chude Pamela Parker Allen discusses recipients of her letters, publication of her letters in local newspapers, and other distribution.

Gloria Xifaras Clark Papers

1964

Allen, Chude Pamela, 1943-

Letter from Chude Pamela Parker Allen to her parents

Holly Springs (Miss.) - Pam talks about her students and the school. Topics include a schedule of her typical day, some of her personal relationships, integration at a local church, things she needs, financial support, and local arrests. "There is no doubt in my mind that this is worth dying for."

Gloria Xifaras Clark Papers

1967

Colom, Will, 1950-

Letter from Wilbur Colom to Gloria Xifaras Clark

Ripley (Miss.) - Wilbur is interested in Gloria's correspondence program.

Gloria Xifaras Clark Papers

1965

Marjorie Merrill and two middle-aged African American women

Holly Springs (Miss.) - Women standing in front of windows awaiting installation. From a series of photos taken by civil rights worker Marjorie Merrill during and after Mississippi Freedom Summer.

Gloria Xifaras Clark Papers

1964 Dec. 3

Sunderman, Ellie

Letter from Ellie Sunderman to Gloria Xifaras Clark

Hyannis (Mass.) - Ellie is excited about the "Seeds of Freedom" play, but asks if the students might be able to come later, in the summer when Ellie has had a chance to plan for it.

Gloria Xifaras Clark Papers

1964 Oct. 20

Johnson, Mary E.

Letter from Mary E. Johnson to Gloria Xifaras Clark

Milford (N.H.) - At a inter-church council meeting in Milford, New Hampshire, a stenographer is touched by a Harvard student's plea for the Freedom School in Holly Springs. She writes to Gloria about supporting her personally.

Gloria Xifaras Clark Papers

1964 July 13 – 1964 July 19

Clark, Gloria Xifaras

Freedom School Report: Week of July 13-19

Benton County (Miss.) - Gloria's report on the first week of the summer freedom school. Includes curriculum, observations, and parental interest.

Gloria Xifaras Clark Papers