1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
.

Date:  

Description: Myles Horton, co-founder of the Highlander Folk School, walking near lake. On the patio of the Horton house.

Date:  

Description: Myles Horton inspecting a group of broken windows at Highlander Folk School.

Date:  

Description: Russell Bull, regional Packinghouse Workers director, fishing in Highlander Lake. He has just caught a largemouth bass.

Date:  

Description: An African American man wearing a suit making a telephone call.

Date:  

Description: Five men posing at a workers session at Highlander: second from left, Southern Regional director; second from right, Myles Horton.

Date:  

Description: Dancing in Henry Thomas' yard led by Tefferteller. Next to the fiddler is Uncle Willy Marlowe, a neighbor. Henry Thomas is sitting on the porch.

Date:  

Description: Farmers Union baseball game at Highlander Folk School.

Date:  

Description: Mine, Mill & Smelters Union reading by a lake at Highlander Folk School. Will Thomas, second on the right, smoking a pipe.

Date:  

Description: An African American man operating a series of large, mechanical arms to manipulate various bottles and scientific instruments. At the Oak Ridge Atomic Muse...

Date:  

Description: A young woman teaching a labor class at Highlander Folk School.

Date:  

Description: Zilphia Horton(?) learning to operate a film projector at Highlander Folk School. Three people observe behind her.

Date:  

Description: Three young boys and a man in front of a tent. Part of Highlander Folk School's Koinonia Children's Camp. David Tate on left.

Date:  

Description: A youthful member of the Farmers Union, working a manual plow.

Date:  

Description: Unknown group of three men looking over a pamphlet at Highlander Folk School.

Date:  

Description: Voter registration activists from Charleston, South Carolina. Charles Wilson seated on right.

Date:  

Description: Bruce Bennett diagramming Highlander Folk School's "Communistic" influence in the South.

Date:  

Description: A group of students taking a break to play softball at Highlander Folk School.

Date:  

Description: A man is reading a book on a bench, while a woman is standing in front of the entrance to the Highlander Library. A small group of people can be seen insid...

Photograph

Hosiery Workers

Date:  

Description: A group of hosiery workers sitting on a bench, smoking cigarettes, and drinking coffee.

Date:  

Description: A man and two boys standing near a shack with large cauldron in front, looking in different directions. They are neighbors of Highlander Folk School.

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:

.
.