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Date:  date unknown

Description: Vel Phillips, wearing a patterned dress and sitting on a green and white tree-patterned couch.

Date: 1900 

Description: Portrait of William, Sarah (probably Amelia), and Ollie Greene, three children of Thomas and Harriet Greene.

Photograph

Ed Nixon

Date: 1962-04 

Description: Civil rights leader Ed Nixon, and his wife, seated on the front porch of their home.

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Description: Portrait of Thomas Greene, seated outdoors in a chair, holding a cane. There is a fence and trees in the background.

Photograph

A March for King

Date: 1981-04-05 

Description: 400 people march to a rally where they demand that the birthday of Martin Luther King, (January 15) be declared a national holiday.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Vel Phillips and her husband W. Dale Phillips sitting on a green and white tree-patterned couch. Dale is wearing a blue shirt and eyeglasses. Vel is wearin...

Date: 1964 ca.

Description: Children play a game outdoors as a part of a Freedom School activity.

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Description: Folk singer Guy Carawan plays guitar and sings as James Bevel and Bernard Lafayette sing along.

Date: 1982-05 

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Vel Phillips, wearing a name tag that reads "Secretary of State," standing next to her husband, W. Dale Phillips, who is wearing...

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Description: Farmer hauling corn to market with an ox-driven wagon. Original caption notes that oxen were used considerably in the south for motive power.

Photograph

Halloween Parade

Date: 1977-10-31 

Description: Thousands of people from the inner city flocked to a Halloween Party given to help keep children off the street during the holiday.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Vel Phillips being carried on the shoulders of Milwaukee NAACP Youth Council members. On the right is Father James Groppi speaking into a microphone on a p...

Date: 1962-04 ca.

Description: Ezekiel Bell, his wife, and son Frederick posed outside his house. Bell was the chair of the Community Service Committee which was credited with the succe...

Photograph

Logging Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of a logging scene. White and African American workers pose for the camera. Oxen also populate the scene, pulling the logs. Other large logs are...

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

Date: 1903 

Description: Dining hall at International Harvester's McCormick Works. The factory was owned by the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company before 1902. The staff of the d...

Date: 1964-02-06 

Description: UW student volunteer Susan Meltzer (right) is shown helping Tony Davis (11) and John James (11) improve their reading skills. John is looking over Tony's...

Date: 1962-08-28 

Description: Senator Alexander Wiley, in the lobby of the Schroeder Hotel in Milwaukee, with a group from the Boys Club holding campaign signs. They presented him with...

Date: 2016-03-29 

Description: A large group of people gathering outdoors at the Donald Trump rally. Luke McGowan-Arnold is playing his guitar, (with a harmonica and American flag attach...

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Description: An African American man, perhaps a clergy member, wearing a suit and scarf, standing in front of an altar. Another man is sitting behind him. Possibly Lero...

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