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Description: The Governor's Commission on Human Rights gathers in the Governor's conference room.
Description: Portrait of James L. Farmer, Jr. sitting at his desk with a "End Segregation - CORE" poster behind him. James Leonard Farmer, Jr. was a civil rights activi...
Description: Eleanor Roosevelt speaks at a fund-raising event for SCEF, the Southern Conference Educational Fund, held at the Hotel Delmonico. She praised SCEF particul...
Date: date unknown
Description: James Forman, noted civil rights activist, smoking a cigarette. Forman was known for his work in SNCC (Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee) and as th...
Description: African-American students escorted from Sturgis High School by armed National Guardsmen.
Description: Civil Rights workshop of Highlander participants partaking in an oyster feast on Johns Island.
Date: 1964 ca.
Description: A man gestures with both hands, lit from above.
Description: Portrait of Gloria Ray of the Little Rock Nine.
Description: Marchers of Obreros Unidos (United Workers) leaving Wautoma and walking towards Madison along Highway 21 to petition lawmakers to hold farms and food indus...
Description: On the left, Ernesto Chacon, is in sunglasses and holding a sign that says, "Don't Buy Grapes," picketing for the United Farmworkers/AFL-CIO grape boycott....
Description: Three people working on a community construction project. All three support a beam, while the man in the foreground hammers a nail into it.
Description: Elizabeth Eckford, one of the Little Rock Nine, doing homework.
Description: A large line of protesters holding signs calling for voting rights and civil rights stand on a sidewalk along a fence.
Description: Certificate of Merit presented to Father James E. Groppi of Milwaukee on January 7, 1968, for his work as Advisor of the Milwaukee NAACP Youth Council. The...
Description: Exterior of a home taken by a civil rights volunteer. "The front porch of our home at Mrs. Willie Thompson's, 808 Augusta, McComb, Mississippi. The hous...
Description: Mary McLeod Bethune, noted civil rights leader and educator, is introduced to the audience at the annual convention of the Southern Conference for Human Ri...
Description: Founding members of the Southern Students Organizing Committee (SSOC) at a committee meeting, discussing ways to organize white students in the South to pr...
Description: A group of people fill out papers.
Description: A protest held by the Boston Friends of SNCC (Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee) in support of federal protection for civil rights and voter regist...
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