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Date: 1942 

Description: Image of outdoor group portrait from a scrapbook kept by Neighborhood House, with members of a Red Cross home nursing class held January-May 1942 at the se...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Men, women, and children - likely tenant farmers or "sharecroppers" - picking cotton by hand.

Date: 1967 ca.

Description: Waist-up portrait of Hank Aaron in his Atlanta Braves uniform. The print is autographed at the top.

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Description: Two Black Civil War soldiers from Hughes and Metzer "Pictorial History of the Negro in America."

Date: 1927-03-16 

Description: Engineering photograph of men field testing an experimental cotton picker pulled by a Farmall tractor.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Close-up of Hank Aaron's face.

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

Variation of a friendship quilt using neckties made by Allie Crumble, 1982. (Museum object #1996.118.16)

Date: 1956-09-11 

Description: African-American students escorted from Sturgis High School by armed National Guardsmen.

Photograph

Hank Aaron Outdoors

Date:  date unknown

Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Hank Aaron outdoors. Behind him are a man, and two children. The boy on the right is wearing a yellow and blue Milwaukee Bre...

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Description: Farmers Union baseball game at Highlander Folk School.

Date: 1955-07 date unknown

Description: Beatrice (Bea) and Carson Gulley pose together at their 25th wedding anniversary party in their new home at 5701 Cedar Place. The home was located in the C...

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Description: Group photograph of a Loyal Temperance League organization largely comprised of African American women and children.

Photograph

ACORN Rally

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Description: Women hold signs at an ACORN rally. One woman's sign touts "Jesse Jackson in '88!".

Photograph

Inter-Faith Tea

Date: 1956-03-21 

Description: Portrait of four of the 200 women who attended the Inter-Faith Tea sponsored by the Madison Council of United Church Women. They include, from left: Vera B...

Date: 1952 

Description: Members of the United Packinghouse Workers Local 80 picketing the Campbell Soup Company plant. The union had walked out as a result of wage, union shop, a...

Date: 1948-06-06 

Description: Group portrait of the Mt. Zion Baptist Church congregation in front of the church, 548 West Johnson Street, with pastor Rev. Cunningham. Members are prima...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down street towards Vel Phillips, who is crouching down near the curb at an intersection helping a child laying in the street. Her handbag is next to...

Photograph

Community Gathering

Date: 1924-05 

Description: View of an outdoor gathering of an African American community.

Date: 1915-02-10 

Description: Professor C.W. Farr standing on an elevated platform at the front of a classroom at the Burrell School while presenting on the subject of agricultural dive...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group portrait of family and friends. From left to right, sitting in front, are Merwyn Arms, Edward Arms, Algie Shivers (kneeling), Blanche, Ed Shivers,...

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