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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...

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WIAA Track Meet

Date: 1952-05-31 

Description: Beloit High School's 880-yard relay team raced to its 19th straight victory in that event and its second consecutive relay triumph in the state meet. The...

Date: 1952 

Description: Lewis Arms, who is wearing his Marine Corps uniform, poses outdoors with his sister Nedra.

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Description: A solemn family portrait of Walter and Ionie Arms and their adopted son Orville.

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: View down curb towards an African American man and woman standing between parked cars along the side of a busy street. Behind them, trees obscure a crowd w...

Date: 1952 

Description: Lewis Arms poses with a woman (possibly Helen Berry), who is wearing his Marine Corps hat.

Date: 1942-12-25 

Description: Lewis Arms wearing a fedora at the age of 15.

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Packinghouse Strike

Date: 1962-04 

Description: Four members of Milwaukee Local 248 of the United Packinghouse Workers of America on strike against the Monarch company. The UPWA had a long history of org...

Date: 1947-07-18 

Description: LeRoy J. Simmons (D.-Milwaukee) filling his "plunder box" with copies of statutes and bills, at the end of the State Legislative term.

Date: 1971-02-05 ca.

Description: Poster featuring a drawing of Huey Newton to advertise his appearance at the University of Wisconsin-Madison Field House. Newton helped found the Black Pan...

Date: 1959 

Description: Four members of an unidentified local in United Packinghouse Workers of America District 1 (Burette King, Sidney Coleman, Aljay Williams, and Joseph Kuzma)...

Date: 1952 

Description: Lewis Arms strikes a jaunty pose in his Marine Corps uniform (sans jacket).

Date: 1966-03 

Description: Father James Groppi and the NAACP Youth Council demonstrating outside the Eagles Club at night beneath a marquee advertising a Duke Ellington performance.

Date: 1942-12-25 

Description: hand-colored portrait of 15-year-old Lewis Arms wearing a neck scarf and military uniform hat.

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Description: An unidentified group standing outside the main Highlander building. Esau Jenkins, fifth from left.

Date: 1971-02 ca.

Description: Poster advocating the liberation of Angela Davis, an American Communist organizer and professor associated with the Black Panther movement. Created by The...

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Buddy Brown

Date: 1953 

Description: Buddy Brown poses outdoors standing on a box wearing boxing gloves and trunks.

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Description: Father James Groppi meets around a large table with the NAACP Youth Council. Several of the men are wearing shirts with the word "Commando" on the back.

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Description: Helen Berry (left) poses with Mamie Arms, mother of Lewis Arms.

Date: 1948-05-01 

Description: Striking members of Packinghouse Workers Local 392 in Baltimore getting ready for Children's Day on the picket line. Frank McCarty, of the UPWA, is about...

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