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Mississippi Action for Progress



  • Existence: September 13, 1966

Historical Information

Mississippi Action for Progress (MAP) was charter on September 13, 1966 as a non-profit organization aimed to address poverty in specific counties across Mississippi that were more highly affected.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Helen Bass Williams papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 310
Overview This collection includes documents, correspondence, published materials, photographs, and audio recordings collected and created by Helen Bass Williams that document her personal life, education, and her work as a civil rights activist in the South, educator, and counselor and professor at Purdue University.
Dates: 1915 - 2004; Majority of material found within circa 1960s and 1970s