The Civil Rights Era in the U.S. News & World Report Photographs Collection: Selected Images from the Collections of the Library of Congress

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Creator:U.S. News & World Report, inc.
Title:Civil rights era in the U.S. News & World Report photographs collection : selected images from the collections of the Library of Congress

The selected images from the U.S. News & World Report collection relating to the Civil Rights movement depict Aaron Henry of the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party at the Democratic National Convention, a Black Panther convention, bombings in Alabama, school integration in Alabama and Arkansas, and Lyndon Johnson and Robert Kennedy in their role as civil rights activists.

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Types:black-and-white photographs | negatives (photographs) | film negatives | group portraits | photographic prints | StillImage
Subjects:Henry, Aaron, 1922- | Katzenbach, Nicholas deB. (Nicholas deBelleville), 1922- | Wallace, George C. (George Corley), 1919-1998 | Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973 | Kennedy, Robert F., 1925-1968 | Meredith, James, 1933- | African American civil rights workers | African Americans--Civil rights | Black Panther Party | Black power | Civil rights movements--United States | Demonstrations--Washington (D.C.) | Lincoln Memorial (Washington, D.C.) | Race discrimination--Alabama--Birmingham | Demonstrations--Arkansas--Little Rock | Segregation in education--United States | Sixteenth Street Baptist Church Bombing, Birmingham, Ala., 1963 | Bombings--Alabama--Birmingham | College integration--Mississippi--Oxford | University of Mississippi | March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., 1963 | Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party | Democratic National Convention (1964 : Atlantic city, N.J.) | United States, Alabama, Jefferson County, Birmingham, 33.5206608, -86.80249 | United States, Mississippi, Lafayette County, Oxford, 34.3664951, -89.5192484 | United States, Arkansas, Pulaski County, Little Rock, 34.7465, -92.2896 | United States, District of Columbia, Washington, 38.907192, -77.036871 | United States, Mississippi, Lafayette County, 34.3519389, -89.4664677
Institution:Library of Congress
Contributors:Library of Congress
Original Material:

U.S. News and World Report Magazine Photograph Collection, Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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