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Date: 1902-05-09 

Description: A group portrait of strawberry pickers who work at Paul C. Goetsch's farm. Ernst Goetsch and Alexander Krueger stand elevated behind the pickers. Paul Goe...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Lewis Arms poses with a goat and a dog on Otis Arms's farm.

Date: 1964 ca.

Description: Two women sit behind a table at a Freedom Vote, a mock election designed to include African-Americans who were unable to register to vote and would be a tr...

Photograph

Houses, Golds Alley

Date: 1966 ca.

Description: "The hydrant (blurred right center foreground) is shared by 21 people in 8 families. No streetlights, though the alley is well over 100 yards long. The lan...

Photograph

Hampton Institute

Date: 1872 after

Description: A view of the female residence at Hampton Institute with the right and front elevations visible. The left side of the front porch contains potted plants a...

Glimpses of African-American Life in the Midwest, 1865-1934

Read about three generations of a Midwestern African-American family.

Date:  

Description: Informal portrait of Daisy and L.C. Bates seated in front of a curtain.

Date: 1902-05-09 

Description: Group portrait of strawberry pickers who work at the farm of Paul Goetsch. Paul stands behind the pickers with his son, Russel, sitting on his left should...

Date: 1964 ca.

Description: A crowd outdoors at a freedom vote, a mock election designed to include African-Americans who were unable to register to vote.

Date: 1966 ca.

Description: In the foreground, a man with a cane on a porch looks down towards the camera. In the background, a man walks down the alley. "The alley is long, dark and...

Photograph

Hampton Institute

Date: 1872 after

Description: Elevated view of women wearing uniforms of knee-length skirts and dark tights are taking to the field to play a game of field hockey at Hampton Institute....

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Panoramic view of group of men working on and around a flat bed wagon loaded with a large piece of machinery. They are outside a large brick building.

Date: 1941-07-22 

Description: Scrapbook page of trip highlights from a bike hosteling trip to Pine Bluff (Dane County), Sauk City (Sauk County), and Okee (Columbia County), sponsored by...

Wisconsin History Maker Award

Read about the woman from Milwaukee's South Side who became Wisconsin's first African American secretary of state.

Date: 1964 ca.

Description: A close-up of Fannie Lou Hamer (1917-1977), Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party (MFDP) candidate and noted civil rights leader.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A page from a scrapbook created by Andrew Webb Jr. when he was a patient at the Chicago Municipal Tuberculosis Sanitarium from 1931-1934, with a cut-out of...

Date: 1967 ca.

Description: Father James Groppi (center) and the NAACP participate in a civil rights march. Police are armed and escorting the protestors. The marchers are passing an...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A large group of young people gather on steps outside of a brick building. Many are smiling and laughing. Some wear coats and hats. Two girls are smokin...

Date: 1964 ca.

Description: A close-up photograph of Victoria Gray, congressional candidate of the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party.

Photograph

Crowded Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a street crowded with people, automobiles, horses and wagons. Many of the wagons are loaded with cotton. Text on the photograph reads, "Publ. by C....

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