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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...

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: Myles Horton with son, Thorsten, sitting on the bench of a carriage.

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Description: Rubber Workers at Highlander. Catherine Winston depicted in the center.

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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 member of the Food, Tobacco and Agriculture workshop at Highlander Folk School posing near a tree with a fedora and cigar in his hand.

Date: 1947-12-09 ca.

Description: IUMM & SW Institute for Educational Techniques, Political Action! To keynote the intensive efforts this union would be making in the future, Jessie Dansby...

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

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

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Description: Informal discussion groups out on the lawn of Highlander. Myles Horton smiling in lower right.

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

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Description: Mine, Mill & Smelters Union reading by a lake at Highlander Folk School. Will Thomas, second on the right, smoking a pipe.

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...

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Description: Public meetings for Mr. Bannerman, extreme right, an educational worker from Garner. Center with white suit, Scott Bates; Labor King General, Highlander F...

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Description: Early photograph from Highlander Folk School. Children of the Wilder Strikers. J.D. Marlowe, fifth from right.

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CIO Kitchen Duty

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Description: CIO students doing kitchen duty at Highlander Folk School. Myles Horton helping.

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Description: Tom Ludwig and Vida Cox [Ludwig], a neighbor of Highlander Folk School, sitting in a Jeep together after having been married. The couple met while at the s...

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Description: J.C. McAmis (Mac) lecturing on organic food advocacy at Highlander. Poster in back reads, "Save Freedom of Speech". Myles Horton on left.

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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