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Lewis Arms in Korea

Date:  date unknown

Description: Lewis Arms in his Marine Corps uniform, with rifle and canteen, probably in Korea.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Lewis Arms (right) and another Marine pose on a motorcycle near an automobile at Camp Pendleton.

Date: 1954-08 

Description: Lewis Arms Jr. poses on the back of his father Lewis Arms's 1949 Pontiac convertible automobile.

Date: 1963 

Description: Bob Moses, Julian Bond, Curtis (Hayes) Muhammad, Willie Peacock, Hollis Watkins, Amzie Moore and E.W. Steptoe on Steptoe's farm.

Photograph

Lewis Arms, Jr.

Date: 1954 

Description: Lewis "Lewie" Arms, Jr. poses wearing a Madison, Wisconsin t-shirt.

Date:  

Description: A group of students from McComb High School stand near a car holding signs with messages including "Vote Negroes" and "We Will Suffer Punishment".

Date: 1954 

Description: Lewis Arms plays with his dog Tuffy. He is wearing his Marine Corps hat, and his automobile is visible parked in the background.

Date: 1948-04-20 

Description: Striking workers and police outside of Plankinton Meat Packing.

Photograph

Studio Portrait

Date:  date unknown

Description: A studio portrait of a seated African American man with his hat in his hand. Text on the photograph reads, "Your Dime Savings Bank."

Date: 1958-05-15 

Description: Madison television programs are hosted by Madison women and cover topics like cooking, arts, fashion and crafts. A husband and wife team, Bea and Carson Gu...

Date: 1957 

Description: Thelma Mothershed, one of the Little Rock Nine, reading a book.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait of an African American woman posing in front of a wooden bench and a velvet curtained backdrop. She is wearing a long dress emb...

Book or Pamphlet

Runaway Slave

Date: 1837 before

Description: Image of a runaway slave with stick and satchel.

Date: 1954-09 

Description: Lewis Arms, dressed in a suit and sunglasses, sits on the hood of his 1949 Pontiac automobile.

Photograph

Aaron holding Bat

Date: 1963-04-22 

Description: Head shot of Henry Aaron holding a bat.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of men walking into the Chicago headquarters of the Amalgamated Meatcutters and Butcher Workers Local 594, all employees of the Wilson Packin...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of a camp of the Catskill Aqueduct workers including three men, three women, and one child.

Date: 1925-08-19 

Description: Workers removing dirt for construction of the New York City subway with a Bucyrus shovel loader and International truck.

Date: 1956-10-15 

Description: Daisy and L.C. Bates with two men and a Ku Klux Klan (KKK) cross that they found in their yard. Because this event preceded the integration crisis of 1957...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of an African American woman wearing a long pearl double strand necklace and a dress trimmed with a lace-edged collar.

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