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Description: A small group meeting at Highlander. From left to right: J.C. McAmis, TVA; Myles Horton, Tennessee Farmers Union; Mr. H.N. Hatley, Tennessee Farmers Union...
Description: Shell labor rally at an unknown location. Signs include the sayings, "Equal Pay for Women", "Negro and White, Unite and Fight", and "Let the Packers Pay O...
Description: Packinghouse Workers session in Highlander: Vice President Russell Lasley, top row, right; Secretary-treasurer, Hathaway, front row, second from left. Myle...
Description: Zilphia Horton(?) learning to operate a film projector at Highlander Folk School. Three people observe behind her.
Description: Youth dancing at the Highlander Folk School as part of the Summer Youth Project program. Wendy Davis in the lower left.
Description: Portrait of six unidentified high school students, with their teacher, at Highlander Folk School.
Description: Group portrait of a college workshop group from Highlander Folk School.
Description: A student ringing the dinner bell at Highlander Folk School.
Description: Group portrait of the third Farmers Union session at Highlander Folk School.
Description: Group portrait of participants of the Unitarian Work Camp at the Highlander Folk School. The central male figure is identified as Fred Lasse.
Description: A youthful member of the Farmers Union, working a manual plow.
Description: A young woman teaching a labor class at Highlander Folk School.
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...
Description: Packinghouse staff workshop at Highlander Folk School.
Description: A group of early Highlander Folk School students standing near the entrance sign.
Description: Packinghouse staff workshop at Highlander Folk School. Secretary-Treasurer Hathaway, left; and Vice-President Russell Lasley, right, standing.
Description: A man in a white fedora leading a CIO discussion from a pamphlet at Highlander Folk School.
Description: Unidentified image of a young man in a suit and tie being escorted by a police officer into a court room.
Description: Koinonia Youth Camp in the Highlander Library at the Highlander Folk School. The woman in the background is identified as Septima Clark. Koinonia is a far...
Description: Myles Horton testifying during a hearing for the Highlander Folk School investigation in Grundy County.
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