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|Title:||Fannie Lou Hamer, J. C. Killingsworth, and others seated before the Senate Subcommittee on Employment, Manpower, and Poverty during a hearing at the Heidelberg Hotel in Jackson, Mississippi.|
|Date:||1967 Apr. 10|
Local identification number: Q20959
A photographer in the background is taking a picture of the group. The hearings were conducted by Senators Robert F. Kennedy, Joseph S. Clark, George Murphy, and Jacob Javits. This image was taken for (but not used in) an article ("Senators Told of Poverty" by Patricia James) and photo spread ("U.S. Senators Meet the People") that appeared on pages 1 and 3 of The Southern Courier for April 15-16, 1967. The issue is available online (not on the ADAH website): http://www.southerncourier.org/low-res/Vol3_No16_1967_04_15.pdf
|Types:||Black-and-white photographs | StillImage | Negatives (Photographic)|
|Subjects:||Hamer, Fannie Lou | Killingsworth, J. C., 1921-2007 | African American clergy--Mississippi | African Americans--Mississippi--Economic conditions | African American civil rights workers--Mississippi | United States--Politics and government--1963-1969 | United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Labor and Public Welfare. Subcommittee on Employment, Manpower, and Poverty | Economic assistance, Domestic--Mississippi | Poverty--Mississippi | Mississippi--Economic conditions | Legislative hearings--Mississippi--Jackson | Photographers--Mississippi--Jackson | Heidelberg Hotel (Jackson, Miss.) | Jackson (Miss.) | Hinds County (Miss.)|
|Collection:||Institution:||Alabama Department of Archives and History||Contributors:||Alabama. Dept. of Archives and History||Online Publisher:||Montgomery, Ala. : Alabama Dept. of Archives and History | 2009||Original Material:|
Peppler, James, Jim Peppler Southern Courier photograph collection, Box Notebook 3, Alabama Dept. of Archives and History, Montgomery, Alabama.
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Forms part of the online collection: Jim Peppler Southern Courier Photograph Collection
|Persistent Link to Item:||http://digital.archives.alabama.gov/cdm/ref/collection/peppler/id/5882|