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Date: 1955 

Description: Lewis Arms is seated on his motorcycle with Craig Arms sitting in front of him and Lewis Arms, Jr. behind him.

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...

Date: 1948-04-03 

Description: Wisconsin's Calvin Vernon, an African-American, had led with a left and was blocking a left return by Idaho's Bill Diehl in the first round of their light...

Date: 1912-10-02 

Description: African American heavyweight boxing champion, Jack Johnson, drove up to Milwaukee from his home in Chicago to watch the Vanderbilt Cup race on October 2, 1...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A portrait of an African American woman sitting on a stairway smoking a pipe. Text on the photograph reads, "Solid Comfort".

Photograph

What is a Scab?

Date:  date unknown

Description: Four members of United Packinghouse Workers Union Local 309 (which was part of District 9) on strike against the W.W. Pickle Company. The picket sign carri...

Photograph

New Orleans Market

Date:  

Description: A woman and two young children are shown in a farm market in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: A production still for the Fox Hearst film "Romance of the Reaper". The film was produced by International Harvester to celebrate the Reaper Centennial. A...

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Description: Farmers Union baseball game at Highlander Folk School.

Date: 1965 ca.

Description: Two men and a woman stand outside the entrance to the Clay County Courthouse. To the right of the doorway is a sign that reads "Fallout Shelter." The capti...

Photograph

Senior Meatpackers

Date: 1952-08 ca.

Description: Four members of the United Packinghouse Workers of America Local 56 employed at the Illinois Meats Company: (left to right) Bill Murdock, Mike Mickle, Bill...

Date: 1955 

Description: Lewis Arms poses outdoors with his wife, Elinora, and son, Lewis Arms, Jr.

Date: 1938-05-17 

Description: Three men load garbage onto the back of an International DS-3J truck owned by the City of Louisville, while two men sit in the truck's cab. The truck is on...

Date:  date unknown

Description: An undated photograph of a convention of District 1 of the United Packinghouse Workers of America. A sign in the background bears a picture of President Fr...

Date: 1974-04 ca.

Description: Hilton Hanna (left), a national leader in the Amalgamated Meatcutters and Butcher Workers union, swears in the new officers of Local 248 in Milwaukee.

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: Samuel S. Pierce, (1870-1936) posing with his mother, Hettie (Starks) Pierce (1829-1944). Hettie was 115 when she died. Hettie, Samuel, his wife Mollie, an...

Date: 1958 

Description: Daisy Bates and the Little Rock Nine with officers of the NAACP at their 49th annual convention. Mrs. Bates and the nine students received an award for the...

Date: 1877 

Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Benjamin Butts, which was part of a composite portrait of Officers, Clerks and Employees of the Wisconsin Assembly. He worke...

Date: 1964-08-08 

Description: Two women clap and sing at the Freedom School Convention during the Freedom Summer civil rights project. Behind them is a mural, and a banner that says "St...

Date: 1951-12-30 

Description: Portrait of a Christmas manger scene with children of Blessed Martin House, an interracial center operated by the Blessed Martin Guild at 746 West Washingt...

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