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Description: Front cover of the Highlander Reports, October 1, 1958-September 30, 1959, with an image of Esau Jenkins and Myles Horton.

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Myles Horton

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Description: Portrait of Myles Horton, cofounder of the Highlander Folk School.

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Description: A group of men, one smoking a cigarette, in the men's locker room at Highlander Folk School.

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

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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: Images of men with the words "Workers", "Farmers", and "Learn New Ideas at Highlander", collaged around them. Part of a series of Highlander photographic...

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Description: Three boys, one playing a guitar, one playing a mandolin, and one singing a song from "Favorite Radio Gems", songbook, as part of a Farmers Union Meeting a...

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Description: Public and Human Relations workshop at Highlander Library: second from left, Bill van Guill; on right, Myles Horton; third from left, Catherine Winston; be...

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: Film Director Elia Kazan on the movie set of "Wild River" (1960).

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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,...

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Description: Bernice Robinson, Esau Jenkins, and Lewis Sinclair listening to an audio recording at Highlander Folk School.

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

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Description: A Farmers Union discussion at Highlander Folk School. Jim Patton appears fourth from left.

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Description: Two work campers at the Highlander Folk School cleaning the school grounds. The boy in front is using a scythe to clear brush.

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Description: An unidentified African American man, participating in a workshop at Highlander Folk School.

Date: 1934 

Description: Perry Horton, father of Myles Horton, in the Highlander Folk School garden.

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Description: Zilphia Horton talking to an oil worker from the CIO school.

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

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Description: Myles Horton, cofounder of Highlander Folk School, smoking a pipe and reading the Nashville Banner newspaper, posing with his son, Thorsten.

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