Annell Ponder to Fannie Lou Hamer

Type 
Letter
Year 
1965 - 1968
Creator(s) 
Doc # 
1FH03.25
Annotation 

In this letter to prominent civil rights leader Fannie Lou Hamer, author and fellow activist Annell Ponder requests that Hamer send her copies of ballots from general elections, as well as elections in Hamer's area.  In the wake of the passage of the Voting Rights Bill, Ponder and her fellow teachers wanted to teach their students about elections and the process of voting.

Additional information 

Document Description: one-page photocopy of typewritten 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.

Rights 
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