Clear Creek Park dedication honoring U.S. Representative Jamie L. Whitten (Part 1 of 2)
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Ceremony at Clear Creek Park on the Sardis Reservoir in Mississippi honoring the contributions of U.S. Representative Jamie L. Whitten (Part 1 of 2). Begins with the national anthem; followed by an invocation prayer; discussion of the Clear Creek Park Committee; presentation of the "Citizen of the Year" award to unidentified man; presentation of another award to an unidentified woman; reading of Oxford city resolution on Congressman Jamie Whitten Appreciation Day and presentation of a plaque to Whitten; speech by Governor William F. Winter and announcement of Jamie Whitten Day across the state; introduction of Whitten by University of Mississippi Chancellor Porter L. Fortune; remarks of Whitten; and conclusion of the program. Note: film jumps and skips.
Subject Headings (Library of Congress)
Whitten, Jamie L.; Reservoirs -- Mississippi
Jamie L. Whitten Collection (MUM00732), Archives and Special Collections, University of Mississippi Libraries
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