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Sit-in at Lunch Counter

Sit-in at Lunch Counter | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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DESCRIPTION
Civil rights sit-in by John Salter, Joan Trumpauer, and Anne Moody at Woolworth's lunch counter. People pour sugar, ketchup and mustard on them in protest. Looking on as part of the crowd are Red Hydrick, seen in the upper left wearing a hat and eyeglasses, and teenager D. C. Sullivan, who is in the middle of the crowd smoking a cigarette.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:2381
Creation Date:1963-05-28  
Creator Name:Blackwell, Fred
City:Jackson
County:
State:Mississippi
Collection Name:Salter, John R. : Hunter Gray papers, 1889-1992, 1996-2000)
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:PH Mss 525.15
Original Dimensions:10 x 8 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
RESTRICTED: Photo origin: AP, Jackson Daily News, photographer Fred Blackwell. Permission to publish must be obtained directly from Mr. Blackwell in advance of receipt of the image. Contact lisa.marine@wisconsinhistory.org for his contact info.
SUBJECTS
Race relations
Crowds
Demonstrations
Civil disobedience
Civil rights
Restaurants
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Reference Details
Location:Wisconsin Historical Society Archives, 4th Floor, Madison, Wisconsin

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