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African American Men Going To Vote

Date: 1963 

Description: Nathaniel Smith and Ernest Morgan enter the St. Francisville courthouse to vote. Three white men are sitting on a porch railing outside of the courthouse.

Date: 1915-02-22 

Description: African American tenant farmers assembled for a barbecue. The tenants worked for Louis Frank Sessions who appears in the front row, third from the left (we...

Date: 1915-03-02 ca.

Description: A group of men, women, and children leave an agricultural presentation by J.E. Hite at Haile's store. Hite, dressed in a hat and overcoat, loads a rolled c...

Date: 1965 ca.

Description: Front view of a high school for African American students. SNCC Arkansas Project.


Description: A cartoon depicting an African American family hovering beneath a Ku Klux Klansman (KKK) and a white supremacist in the Reconstruction South. There is a sk...


Group on a Sofa

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of people sitting on a sofa, with one man standing on the right. The man sitting on the far right holding papers in his hands is Amzie Moore, noted c...


Description: Voter registration activists from Charleston, South Carolina. Charles Wilson seated on right.

Date: 1971 

Description: Civil rights and anti-war activists Carl Braden and Virginia Collins being interviewed during a speaking tour sponsored by the Southern Conference Educatio...

Date:  date unknown

Description: African American prison inmates working on a road chain-gang in Florida or Georgia.

Date: 1965-09-29 

Description: Group of people at the Forrest City court hearing. Two central people are identified as "Joanna" and "Ben." SNCC Arkansas Project.


Description: A man and woman standing in front of Bellinger's Grocery store and gas station.


Russell Lasley

Date: 1951 

Description: Russell Lasley, an African-american leader of the United Packinghouse Workers union and later the Amalgamated Meatcutters and Butcher Workers union, meetin...

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: Vel Phillips speaking into a microphone at her desk in the Milwaukee Common Council. Other desks and men are behind her. The council room has ornate interi...

Date: 1966 

Description: A group of people wait in line and fill out papers on tables outdoors near a building at a primary election for the LCFO (Lowndes County Freedom Organizati...

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: Unidentified male African American artist, wearing a beret with two illegible buttons on it, kneels on the edge of the stage talking or singing into a hand...

Date: 1966 before

Description: A line of people walks down a sidewalk and across the street. Behind them is the Madison County courthouse.

Date: 1968 

Description: Lloyd Barbee in a somber crowd at a memorial gathering for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Several young people gather around a table, talking. On the table are papers and a typewriter, and what appears to be a mimeograph machine. One young man l...


Packard Maintenance

Date: 1946-06-29 

Description: An African American mechanic works on a car up on the rack for servicing at the gas station Meehan Motor Mart, 209 East Washington Avenue.

Date: 1946-04-23 

Description: Paul Robeson, Mrs. Emil H. Jones and Leo Krzycki pose for a group portrait at a Win the Peace Luncheon. They are wearing suits and standing in front of a b...

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