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Date: 1957 ca.

Description: Pete Seeger at Highlander Folk School, possibly at a 25th anniversary celebration, where he was in charge of music. Playing an Orpheum #1 open-back five st...

Date: 1977 

Description: Julius Lester playing an acoustic guitar outdoors at Highlander Folk School.

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Description: Zilphia Horton leading singing at CIO School during Holiday season. At the table on the right, Myles Horton, Mike Ross, Tom Ludwig, and Joyce Mitchell.

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Description: A group of people singing a religious hymn at Highlander Folk School.

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Description: Three men are dressed as women, wearing brasseries, and skirts made from newspaper. Part of a hosiery workers workshop skit at Highlander Folk School.

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

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Description: People walking up the steps under a large neon sign in front of a snowy Union Center Inc., CIO building.

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

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Description: Public Community meeting at Horton House: Mom Horton, extreme left; Julia Maybee, next to her; J.D. Marlowe, a neighbor, third from right with cap on, Myle...

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Description: Highlander Folk School instructor Estelle Thompson showing leaflet-making and stencil cutting at CIO school.

Date: 1947 

Description: Food, Tobacco and Agriculture Workers session at Highlander. Connie Anderson, Educational Director for the organization, is standing in the center.

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Description: Two men cleaning hogs for a CIO Bar-B-Que at Highlander Folk School.

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

Date: 1957-08 

Description: 25th Anniversary event in the Highlander Folk School Library. Pictured are Rosa Parks, Myles Horton, Aubrey Williams, and Martin Luther King, Jr. among ot...

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Description: Zilphia Horton attentively learning to operate a film projector.

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Description: A small group meeting at Highlander. From left to right: J.C. McAmis, TVA; Myles Horton, Tennessee Farmers Union; Mr. H.N. Hatley, Tennessee Farmers Union...

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Description: A group of men imitating ducks, participating in a theatrical performance. A man wielding a shotgun is in the background, and is wearing a hat bearing the...

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Description: Three African American men, wearing no shirts or shoes, leaning over as if to stretch. At Highlander Folk School, part of the Summer Youth Project dance cl...

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Description: Zilphia Horton greeting a male CIO student on a rainy day at Highlander Folk School.

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Description: A group of four hosiery workers participating in a skit and wearing accessories made from newspaper, as part of a Highlander Folk School workshop. Joie Wil...

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