Benjamin E. Smith Papers, 1955-1967

Summary Information

Title: Benjamin E. Smith Papers
Inclusive Dates: 1955-1967

  • Smith, Benjamin E., 1927?-1976
Call Number: Mss 513; PH Mss 513

Quantity: 3.4 c.f. (1 archives box, 3 record center cartons) and 11 photographs (1 folder)

Archival Locations:
Wisconsin Historical Society (Map)

Correspondence and legal papers of Benjamin E. Smith, a prominent Southern civil rights lawyer, chiefly pertaining to his involvement with the Mississippi Freedom Summer activities of the Council of Federated Organizations. Photographs include images of civil rights protesters at a Woolworth's store in Meridian and in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, 1962.

Language: English

URL to cite for this finding aid:
 ↑ Bookmark this ↑