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Smelter Workers

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Description: Smelter Workers posing, singing together at Highlander Folk School. A woman holding a camera is taking a picture of them.

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Description: Filming a scene for the Highlander Film Center. Fred Lasse standing right of camera.

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Smelter Workers

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Description: A group of smelter workers, with their hands raised as if responding to a question, at a Highlander Folk School workshop.

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

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Hod Carriers Union

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Description: Hod Carriers Union and Workers Alliance during W.P.A. period, community meeting near the school in the late 1930s and 1940s. Depicted: Ralph Tefferteller,...

Date: 1977 

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

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Description: Two men playing checkers, while another reads a journal, taking a break from a Civil Rights Workshop at Highlander Folk School.

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Description: A woman (possible Leny Vanbrink) pretending as though she was fishing in a bucket as part of a CIO activity at Highlander Folk School. Three people stand b...

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Description: Two CIO members sitting on porch outside of the Barton recreational department cabin at Highlander Folk School. One of the men is playing a guitar.

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Description: Entrance to the Highlander Library with CIO student in doorway. Poster on the window reads, "CIO says, 'Wipe out Discrimination'".

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Description: Mine, Mill and Smelter workers eating a meal at Highlander Folk School.

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Description: Unknown group of three men looking over a pamphlet 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: A group of Rubber Industry workers attending a workshop at Highlander Folk School.

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Description: Farmers Union Workshop eating a meal together. Tom White, extreme left, was the Tennessee legislative representative of the Brotherhood of Railway Conducto...

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Description: A man giving a lecture to a group of students at Highlander Folk School.

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Description: Summer Youth project, eating in dining hall Myles Horton on left, Wiley Gillmor second from left.

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Description: Thorsten and Myles Horton, sitting on left, watching Rosa Parks, standing and speaking at Highlander Folk School.

Date: 1965 before

Description: Jim Dombrowski, Secretary of Highlander Folk School, lecturing using an Amalgamated Clothing Workers Visual-Lecture Sheet.

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Description: Myles Horton doodling for doodle bugs outside the Highlander Library.

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