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Date: 1929 ca.

Description: A production still for the Fox Hearst film "Romance of the Reaper". The film was produced by International Harvester to celebrate the Reaper Centennial. Ca...

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Description: A student ringing the dinner bell at Highlander Folk School.

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Lucian H. Palmer

Date: 1907 

Description: Portrait of Lucian (or Lucien) H. Palmer from the 1907 composite image of the Wisconsin Assembly. In 1906, Palmer (a Republican) was the first African Amer...

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Description: Food, Tobacco and Agriculture student at Highlander Folk School creating a stencil to be used to make signs.

Date: 1957 

Description: Daisy Bates, who is wearing a fur, poses with other people at an NAACP event.

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Description: A Farmers Union member from Astatde, Tennessee, attending a workshop at Highlander Folk School.

Date: 1965-07 

Description: Freedom School students photographed by a civil rights volunteer.

"A free Coke for all - offered by the new superintendent of schools - helped to create...

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Vel Phillips

Date: 1953-02-07 

Description: Portrait of Mrs. Vel Rodgers Phillips.

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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: 1946-11 

Description: Aubrey Williams (seated at right), who would become president of the Southern Conference Education Fund (SCEF) at the annual convention of the Southern Con...

Date: 1905 

Description: African American workers unloading bales of cotton inside a warehouse building.

Date: 1949-05-04 

Description: Governor Oscar Rennebohm, seated at his desk in the foreground, signs a bill into law ending segregation in the Wisconsin National Guard because of race, c...

Date: 1938-09-14 

Description: Men work outdoors at a sawmill powered by an International PD-80 Diesel power unit purchased by the A.B. Carroll Lumber Company.

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Bob Moses Speaking

Date: 1964-08-08 

Description: Bob (Robert) Moses speaking at the Freedom School Convention during Freedom Summer.

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Isaiah Pyant, C.I.O. union member, and his wife sitting on a couch in their home. They are smiling and relaxed and a print of a bouquet hangs on the wall b...

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: A crowd of African-American men standing and sitting in the camping area of the Sound Storm music festival before most of the audience arrives.

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Description: A man thought to be Booker T. Washington speaks to a crowd of people from the porch of a building.

Date: 1967-09-08 

Description: Protesters at a rally for fair housing. One man holds a sign that reads "We Demand Fair Housing Now", while others behind him use a bullhorn.

Date: 1951-10-03 

Description: Beverly Hill, left, and Carol Sterling make posters for the Y-Teen open house and style show at the YWCA. Mary Ellen Kruger, standing, the Y-Teen adviser,...

View images produced by the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party, while they were challenging a white, supremacist delegation.
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