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Date: 1902-05-09 

Description: A group portrait of strawberry pickers who work at Paul C. Goetsch's farm. Ernst Goetsch and Alexander Krueger stand elevated behind the pickers. Paul Goe...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Lewis Arms poses with a goat and a dog on Otis Arms's farm.

Date: 1964 ca.

Description: Two women sit behind a table at a Freedom Vote, a mock election designed to include African-Americans who were unable to register to vote and would be a tr...

Photograph

Houses, Golds Alley

Date: 1966 ca.

Description: "The hydrant (blurred right center foreground) is shared by 21 people in 8 families. No streetlights, though the alley is well over 100 yards long. The lan...

Photograph

Hampton Institute

Date: 1872 after

Description: A view of the female residence at Hampton Institute with the right and front elevations visible. The left side of the front porch contains potted plants a...

Glimpses of African-American Life in the Midwest, 1865-1934

Read about three generations of a Midwestern African-American family.

Date:  

Description: Informal portrait of Daisy and L.C. Bates seated in front of a curtain.

Date: 1902-05-09 

Description: Group portrait of strawberry pickers who work at the farm of Paul Goetsch. Paul stands behind the pickers with his son, Russel, sitting on his left should...

Date: 1964 ca.

Description: A crowd outdoors at a freedom vote, a mock election designed to include African-Americans who were unable to register to vote.

Date: 1966 ca.

Description: In the foreground, a man with a cane on a porch looks down towards the camera. In the background, a man walks down the alley. "The alley is long, dark and...

Photograph

Hampton Institute

Date: 1872 after

Description: Elevated view of women wearing uniforms of knee-length skirts and dark tights are taking to the field to play a game of field hockey at Hampton Institute....

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: 1941-07-22 

Description: Scrapbook page of trip highlights from a bike hosteling trip to Pine Bluff (Dane County), Sauk City (Sauk County), and Okee (Columbia County), sponsored by...

Date: 1964 ca.

Description: A close-up of Fannie Lou Hamer (1917-1977), Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party (MFDP) candidate and noted civil rights leader.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A page from a scrapbook created by Andrew Webb Jr. when he was a patient at the Chicago Municipal Tuberculosis Sanitarium from 1931-1934, with a cut-out of...

Date: 1967 ca.

Description: Father James Groppi (center) and the NAACP participate in a civil rights march. Police are armed and escorting the protestors. The marchers are passing an...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A large group of young people gather on steps outside of a brick building. Many are smiling and laughing. Some wear coats and hats. Two girls are smokin...

Date: 1964 ca.

Description: A close-up photograph of Victoria Gray, congressional candidate of the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party.

Photograph

Crowded Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a street crowded with people, automobiles, horses and wagons. Many of the wagons are loaded with cotton. Text on the photograph reads, "Publ. by C....

Date:  date unknown

Description: Nighttime view of several African American men, women, and children standing in the foreground looking at something off camera to the right. Behind them tw...

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