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Date: 1952-08-21 

Description: Lewis Arms is seated in a 1949 yellow Hudson convertible at Bernard Arms's farm. A man is standing in the background near another automobile parked near th...

Date: 1962-03 

Description: A group of two men and two women are seated in a booth. The table is littered with soda bottles, plates, and glasses. The woman on the right in the backgro...

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Description: Five African American men with instruments inside a shed or barn: an upside down gutbucket with USA painted on the side, 2 violins, a guitar, and a stand-u...

Photograph

L.C. Bates

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length portrait of L.C. Bates, editor and publisher of the the "Arkansas State Press," a crusading Little Rock newspaper and the husband of the Ark...

Date: 1959-04-30 

Description: Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr., who later changed his name to Muhammad Ali, (white trunks) fighting Amos Johnson in the 178 pound final of the Pan-American Gam...

Date: 1857 ca.

Description: Black and white lithograph on paper. Title over image of minstrel company. Inserts of Lon and Billy Morris, left and right. Large image of man papering sto...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Men transporting large bales of cotton in a warehouse or loading dock.

Date: 1966 

Description: A group of people wait in line and fill out papers on tables outdoors near a building at a primary election for the LCFO (Lowndes County Freedom Organizati...

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

Bowling shirt designed, made and worn by Earlene Fuller of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, c. 1995. (Museum object #2008.176.5)

Photograph

Metalworker

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: The components of a necklace come together under the skilled hands of a jewelry maker.

Photograph

Tom Hayden

Date: 1964 ca.

Description: Tom Hayden talking to two African-American women on house steps. The woman in the center is Terry Jefferson (as identified by Hayden).

Date: 1952-10 

Description: Lewis Arms, Jr. at 18 months old, standing on porch steps. On the back of the photograph is written "The Best Son in this Whole World".

Date:  date unknown

Description: A man stands on top of the logs that are being loaded onto a railcar. Four African American men work to hoist them onto the car, standing at ground level....

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: View from across street of men posed with farm and lawn equipment along the storefront of a McCormick Harvesting Machine Company dealership. Three African...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Lewis Arms and Bert Rogers sit on a lawn with three children. Some of them are eating popsicles.

Date: 1948-06-06 

Description: Group portrait of African-American choir on steps in front of Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 548 West Johnson Street.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Elevated view of members of the United Packinghouse Workers of America Local 20 on strike against the Wilson Company. They are standing outside their union...

Date: 1859-08-14 ca.

Description: From Holzlhuber's journal: "My most interesting experiences during my stay in America from 1856 to 1860 had to do with the fact that slavery was still ram...

Photograph

Boy Scouts Saluting

Date:  

Description: Group of Boy Scouts outdoors in uniform and saluting. There is a lake in the background.

Date: 1860 after

Description: African American man, left, map depicting Maryland, Virginia, Delaware and the border of Pennsylvania, right. Key of "DIRECTIONS" in upper right corner. At...

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