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Date: 1946 ca.

Description: A portrait of Lewis Arms at the age of 17 wearing his Navy uniform. There is an inscription that reads, "To Mom & Pop Berry with Love", referring to his ne...

Date: 1919-01-17 

Description: Governor Emmanuel Philipp ratifying the 18th Amendment which made Prohibition law. From left to right: Executive Messenger, Samuel Banks; Senator George B....

Photograph

Mary McLeod Bethune

Date: 1946-11 

Description: Mary McLeod Bethune (left), noted educator and civil rights leader, at the annual convention of the Southern Conference for Human Rights. The woman to her...

Date: 1947 

Description: African American farmer pulling a trailer with a Farmall Cub tractor on McQueen Smith Farms. The trailer is loaded with large sacks and a child is sitting...

Date: 1960 

Description: Lewis Arms poses in front of a military tank wearing army gear. On the tank from left to right are Lew Arms, Jr., Craig Arms, Rita Arms, and Mamie Arms.

Date: 1948-05-01 

Description: Striking members of Packinghouse Workers Local 392 in Baltimore getting ready for Children's Day on the picket line. Frank McCarty, of the UPWA, is about...

Photograph

Worker Harassment

Date: 1955-06 

Description: Private security guards hired by the Colonial Sugar Company photograph striking members of the United Packinghouse Union. As the result of a court restrai...

Photograph

SCHW Delegates Vote

Date: 1946-11 

Description: Delegates to the annual convention of the Southern Conference for Human Welfare (SCHW) vote on a resolution.

Date: 1960 

Description: Lewis Arms, wearing army gear, eats chow outdoors.

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...

Photograph

Horse-Drawn Binder

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A man uses a team of three horses to pull a binder through a farm field while another man looks on nearby.

Date: 1966 before

Description: A crowd outside the Madison County courthouse is addressed by four men standing on top of the courthouse steps. In the background, commercial buildings ar...

Date: 1951-01-04 

Description: University of Wisconsin boxing coach John Walsh poses with Charlie Hopkins, former Madison Central High School athlete who now boxes for Wisconsin and is a...

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"In Dahomey" Stars

Date: 1902 

Description: George Walker, Adah Overton Walker, and Bert Williams link arms and dance the cakewalk in the first Broadway musical to be written and performed by African...

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Description: Pre-CIO meeting at Highlander School with a group of men.

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Description: Full-length portrait of an African American Civil War soldier from Hughes and Meltzer, "A pictorial History of the Negro in America."

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Gulleys at a Park

Date:  date unknown

Description: A candid portrait of Beatrice (Bea) and Carson Gulley together at a park.

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: A studio portrait of Mr. William W. Hendricks, a Black River Falls barber, dressed in his best, posed in front of a painted backdrop.

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Description: Portrait of John Greene, an original settler.

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Description: Civil rights activists Bob Cunningham, Anne Braden, and Julian Bond during an event at the Braden Center.

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