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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


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


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


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


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