Nora Lee Jacobson to Fannie Lou Hamer

Type 
Letter
Year 
1964
Creator(s) 
Doc # 
1FH03.19
Abstract 

In this letter to civil rights activist Fannie Lou Hamer, author Nora Lee Jacobson reintroduces herself, and informs Hamer that she has moved to Clarksdale, Mississippi from Cambridge, Massachusetts, in order to work for the Council of Federated Organizations (COFO) on voter registration projects. She planned on working for the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party (MFDP) as well.  She ended the letter by expressing interest in spending more time with Hamer, requesting that Hamer visit if she were to travel to Clarksdale.

Additional information 

Document Description: one-page photocopy of handwritten letter; located in PLT Archive folder "Hist. Society of Wisconsin Papers: Hamer"; The year noted in this doc entry is not mentioned in the document, the year or range of years for its publication was determined based on research of its content.

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