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Date: 1915-03-03 

Description: A large group of African American children stand with a sign reading "Diversification of Livestock in Alabama" in front of the Montgomery State Normal Scho...


Fair Housing March

Date: 1966-08-29 

Description: Father James Groppi leading a fair housing march.

Date:  date unknown

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

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. Cl...

Date: 1977 

Description: Color photo of a red International Harvester Loadstar flatbed with no cab and hi-lift equipment for harvesting oranges. An African-American man is driving...

Date: 1971-06 

Description: Poster advertising for a concert by Ike and Tina Turner at the Dane County Coliseum, in Madison, Wisconsin, June 26th, 1971. Features a picture of Tina Tur...


Description: Myles Horton (right), standing in front of the library building with unidentified individual, at Highlander Folk School.

Date: 1958 

Description: Lewis Arms (left) and Charlie Caldwell pose on their Harley-Davidson motorcycles.

Date: 1862 

Description: Officers of Company I, 7th Wisconsin Infantry: (left to right) Lt. Joseph N.P. Bird, Captain George H. Walther, and Lt. Christopher Lefler. Their Black ser...


Description: A young woman teaching a labor class at Highlander Folk School.


Three Hunters

Date: 1934-11-19 

Description: Three hunters pose with shotguns and their bounty of a fox, squirrels and rabbits.


Patrick Gorman


Description: Patrick Gorman, president of the Amalgamated Meatcutters and Butcher Workers union, with Hilton Hanna, of Madison, Wisconsin, also a leader in that interna...

Date: 1966 before

Description: A predominantly African-American crowd walks away from the Madison County Courthouse. Shops and businesses are visible in the background.

Date:  date unknown

Description: African-American boys gather for a "studio group photo in the condescending idiom of about 1900." The boys stand in a wooded area while imitating a game o...


Impromptu Concert

Date: 1964 

Description: A group of adults and children at an impromptu concert held outdoors during Freedom Summer outside of the Freedom School at Priest Creek Baptist Church. Li...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Jefferson's Transfer Line, owned by Beverly Jefferson, 1/16th African-American. Beverly Frederick Jefferson was the grandson of President...

Date: 1957-09-26 

Description: Daisy Bates looks out from her front window as members of the 101st Airborne Division prepare to escort members of the "Little Rock Nine" to Central High S...


Group on Steps

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of young people gather on steps in front of a brick building. Several of them are looking to the right of the camera, and some appear to be talkin...


Construction Worker

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Construction worker at the World Trade Center.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of three African American children seated on a long bench and eating watermelon, with a number of watermelons on the ground near their feet. Text on...

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