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Description: Koinonia Youth Camp in the Highlander Library at the Highlander Folk School. The woman in the background is identified as Septima Clark. Koinonia is a far...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from grassy area along side of road towards a long line of people crossing a street from the left to the right. Many of them are young African America...

Photograph

Heavy Load

Date: 1988-06-24 

Description: A caravan of carts full of recyclables is towed by the man who collected them to earn a little extra cash.

Date: 1951-12-30 

Description: Portrait of a Christmas manger scene with children of Blessed Martin House, an interracial center operated by the Blessed Martin Guild at 746 West Washingt...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Daisy Bates is seated at a bar next to an unidentified man. She is wearing a black dress and holding a cocktail.

Date: 1917 

Description: Large group of men, including railway workers, standing beside a locomotive. Original caption reads: "U.P. Nebraska Preparedness Special Campaign. Farm pre...

Date: 1951-01-02 

Description: Madison General Hospital Auxillary volunteer worker Goldye Mohr stands at the bedside of Sidney Hargrove, age 2.

Date: 1954-09 

Description: From left to right are Fred Banks, Carol Banks, Florence Arms Hooper, Mary Rogers, and Bert Rogers.

Date: 1980-04-19 ca.

Description: Dale and Vel Phillips sit behind a table.

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Description: A cartoon depicting an African American family hovering beneath a Ku Klux Klansman (KKK) and a white supremacist in the Reconstruction South. There is a sk...

Date: 2008-10-01 

Description: President Barack Obama speaks at rally. Members of the crowd raise their signs in support.

Photograph

Union Election

Date: 1973-02-06 

Description: Local P-28 of the Amalgamated Meatcutters and Butcher Workers union votes for their officers.

Date: 1964 ca.

Description: A man and a woman pick cotton by hand.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Several young people gather around a table, talking. On the table are papers and a typewriter, and what appears to be a mimeograph machine. One young man l...

Photograph

Velma Bell Hamilton

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Description: Portrait of Velma Bell Hamilton, born 1910. Born in Beloit, Mrs. Hamilton served as a member of the first Governor's Commission on Human Rights. In 1943 sh...

Date: 1964 ca.

Description: A toddler sits on the ground and laughs while paging through a book.

Date: 1927-03-16 

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

Date: 1857 ca.

Description: Black and white lithograph on paper. Title over image of minstrel company. Inserts of Lon and Billy Morris, left and right. Large image of man papering sto...

Date: 1966 ca.

Description: "Woodpile on porch. Dangerous steps and porch. Boards layed [sic] over mud for front walk. Two persons have one room each in their building. Ages 50 and 7...

Date: 1955-07 

Description: Lewis "Honeylove" Arms is seated backwards on his 1949 Harley-Davidson motorcycle. He is wearing a hat and sunglasses.

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