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Description: A group of girls and boys singing near a campfire, possibly part of Highlander Children's Camp.

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Description: Early thirties square dancing at Highlander Folk School, led by Ralph Tefferteller. Henry Thomas is the caller featured in the center of the yard.

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Claudia Lewis

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Description: Claudia Lewis, who started a Nursery School at Highlander Folk School in the early 1930s. She came from the Bank Street School, which helped set up the Hig...

Date: 1960 ca.

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

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Description: A movie being shown at Highlander Folk School. Still frame reads, "I can hire one-half of the working class to kill the other half," a Jay Gould quote. G...

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

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Early 1930s laundry group that helped staff members. Dorothy Carlson at right.

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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: Private building of Farmers Union Fertilizer Co-op, with three men in work clothes sitting in front. Junior Marlow on right.

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Description: Two men walking to a car at the CIO School out in back of Highlander Folk School. Zilphia Horton walks on the right behind them.

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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 woman speaking at a Civil Rights workshop.

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Description: Portrait of Zilphia Horton, wife of Myles Horton, the founder of Highlander Folk School.

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

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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...

Date: 1944 

Description: Group portrait of Ford automobile workers union, Local 903 delegation, at a Highlander Folk School workshop.

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Boy Holding Chicken

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Description: A young boy holding a chicken near a river.

Date: 1937 ca.

Description: Perry and Elsie Horton, parents of Myles Horton, with fox hounds, at Highlander Folk School.

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Mountain Fox Hunt

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Description: A mountain fox hunt near Highlander Folk School.

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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.

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