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Date: 1945-08-08 

Description: Students attending a lecture. The Abraham Lincoln School for Social Science, Chicago, Illinois, sponsored a Summer Institute in Madison for several summers...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A young boy and girl pose together as they take their bottles of milk at school.

Photograph

Freedom Day

Date: 1964-02-28 

Description: Civil rights activities near the Canton, Mississippi courthouse. Two police officers are pictured holding shot guns and carrying bags of tear gas equipment...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: African American cranberry harvesters, possibly migrant workers posed with crates of cranberries.

Date: 1961-03-03 

Description: Group portrait of the 14 players for the Madison Hawks boys hockey team, who were the undefeated champions of the Southern division in the State League. Th...

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: 1974-03 

Description: A group of male and female workers are posed around a sign and a crankcase sitting on the factory floor. The sign reads "Melrose Park Plant / March, 1974 /...

Date: 1932-07 

Description: African American woman tending to her plot in the McCormick Works' garden. The garden was one of several factory gardens created under International Harves...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of a crane unloading sugar cane onto boxcars on a track at the Sugar House. Several men and a two horses pulling a wagon are also visible.

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Description: Staff meeting at Highlander School. From left to right: Henry Shipherd; unknown; Betty Shipherd; Zilphia Horton; Septima Clark; Myles Horton; Julie Mabee.

Photograph

Powered Hay Press

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Men bale hay using an IHC hay press or baling press.

Date:  

Description: Two men playing checkers, while another reads a journal, taking a break from a Civil Rights Workshop at Highlander Folk School.

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Description: Lewis Arms, in his Navy uniform, hugs his mother Mamie (Arms) Hall.

Date: 1947-05-10 

Description: Conference room at the United Auto workers (UAW) farm implement conference. Attendees sit at banquet tables and stand along the walls in the crowded room.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Chow line for members of the 15th Regiment (Colored) of the New York National Guard.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A portrait of three smiling African American boys wearing hats. Text on photo reads "Campbells" and "340-344 Main St Norfolk."

Date: 1915-02-25 

Description: Five impoverished and disheveled-looking African American children sitting on the ground near their home. Original caption reads: "These five little Negro...

Date: 1945-07 

Description: University of Wisconsin School for Workers, group of students and teacher standing, looking at bulletin board with list of classes/topics. In 1945 the U...

Photograph

Richard Haley

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Richard Haley, civil rights activist and southern regional director of CORE (Congress of Racial Equality).

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of an elderly bearded African American man leaning out of a wooden door.

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