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Date: 1887 ca.

Description: Photograph of a watercolor painting by F.W. Heine of fellow artist Franz Rohrbeck. Rohrbeck is painting a study of a figure for the Jerusalem panorama (c...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Food conservation is demonstrated to a group outdoors at a community center.

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Description: Full-length portrait of an African American Civil War soldier from Hughes and Meltzer, "A pictorial History of the Negro in America."

Date: 1968 

Description: Midge Miller of Madison talks with an unidentified supporter of Eugene McCarthy at the Democratic Convention. Listening intently to their conversation is...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: African American vegetable vendor with a large basket of vegetables balanced on her head and another in the crook of her arm. Text on photograph reads "Veg...

Photograph

Woolworth's Protest

Date: 1964 

Description: A group of male and female protestors and law enforcement officers stand on the sidewalk outside of a Woolworth's department store during Freedom Summer. O...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: View from below of two boys on a jungle gym. Some of the brick buildings of the Jacob Riis Houses rise in the background.

Date: 1967-04-14 

Description: Bernice Lindsay is on a podium. She is wearing a coat and a hat. A man is filming her speech. On the ground is the street sign in her honor. Part of the N...

Photograph

Men Seated in Lobby

Date: 1962-02 

Description: Three men are seated in wing-back chairs in what is likely a hotel lobby. In the background is a velvet rope near stairway railings. This image comes from...

Photograph

Strike Kitchen

Date:  date unknown

Description: Strikers from the United Packinghouse Workers union in Topeka taking a coffee break from their picketing. The strikers were employees of the Hill Packing C...

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Martha and Notley Henderson with their three children. Their son Allen is standing. The Hendersons were e...

Date: 1964 

Description: A line of protestors outside of a Woolworth's department store during Freedom Summer hold signs while law enforcement officers stand nearby. Two of the si...

Date: 1967-04-14 

Description: Bernice Lindsay posing with the street sign named after her. Part of the N Lindsay Street Dedication ceremony. She is wearing a coat and a hat. Three unide...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from grassy area along side of road towards a long line of people crossing a street from the left to the right. Many of them are young African America...

Photograph

Beef Dressing Floor

Date:  

Description: A Milwaukee member of the Amalgamated Meatcutters and Butcher Workers of North America guts a beef carcass on the dressing floor.

Photograph

Formal Meeting

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Description: A formal meeting of men and women. All but one of those attending are African-American.

Photograph

Labor Union School

Date: 1957-08 

Description: People in line during lunchtime during the District 8 labor institute.

Date: 1966 before

Description: A crowd outside the Madison County courthouse is addressed by four men standing on top of the courthouse steps. In the background, commercial buildings ar...

Date: 1967 ca.

Description: Vel Phillips at a Milwaukee NAACP Youth Council meeting. Vel is standing with a group of people on a table or stage. Below her is Father James Groppi. Vel...

Date: 1966 

Description: Several people, probably voter registration volunteers, stand outdoors next in front of a building near tables and chairs. They are taking part in a prima...

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