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Description: An elderly woman in a straw sun hat reading a book in the Highlander Folk School Library.

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Description: An unidentified African American man, participating in a workshop 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: Portrait of Zilphia Horton, wife of Myles Horton, the founder of Highlander Folk School.

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Description: A meeting at Highlander Folk School. Guy Carawan is holding a banjo on far left. Septima Clark standing third from the left. Matt Sturgis standing extreme...

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Description: Group of children in front of a tent. Part of Highlander Folk School's Koinonia Children's Camp.

Date: 1958 ca.

Description: Myles Horton watching as the local sheriff puts a padlock on Highlander Folk School, following a trial in which Highlander was accused of propagating Commu...

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Hosiery Workers

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

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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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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.

Date: 1957 

Description: Pete Seeger playing the 5-string banjo at the 25th Anniversary of Highlander Folk School in the Library building.

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Description: Four women holding up cardboard ovals and pointing, as part of a theatrical performance at Highlander Folk School.

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Description: An unidentified group of men gathered at Highlander Folk School.

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Description: Packinghouse Educational Conference at Highlander Folk School. Banner reads, "Denver locals No's 21, 85, 87 & 88 welcomes delegates, Eighth Constitutional...

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: A late 1930s early 1940s writers workshop at Highlander run by Leon Wilson. Charlie Ferguson, Editor, Reader's Digest, working with Mrs. Joe Kelly Stockt...

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Description: A female Civil Rights workshop participant standing outside at Highlander Folk School.

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Description: A man holding a cigar is gesturing wildly. A portrait of Franklin Delano Roosevelt hangs behind him. An unidentified man and Catherine Winston sit on eit...

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Description: An American Indian marking on a rock at Highlander Folk School.

Date: 1960-05 ca.

Description: Music being played at a Highlander Folk School student workshop. John Lewis in back, extreme left; James Bevel, kneeling, left (in front of John); Candie A...

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

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