Home  » Collections A-Z  » Documenting Our Past: The Teenie Harris Archive Project  » All Items  » Group of protesters with signs reading "Down with Tokenism," "We protest discriminatory seniority units at US Steel" and "McKeesport UNPC," in front of Union Trust building, including James McCoy, Matthew Moore, Sr., Vince Matthews, Dr. Charles Greenlee, Rev. Donald McIlvaine, Charles Kendall, Charles Michaels, Mike Desmond, and Byrd Brown

Group of protesters with signs reading "Down with Tokenism," "We protest discriminatory seniority units at US Steel" and "McKeesport UNPC," in front of Union Trust building, including James McCoy, Matthew Moore, Sr., Vince Matthews, Dr. Charles Greenlee, Rev. Donald McIlvaine, Charles Kendall, Charles Michaels, Mike Desmond, and Byrd Brown

 Click here to view the item
Creator:Harris, Teenie, 1908-1998
Title:Group of protesters with signs reading "Down with Tokenism," "We protest discriminatory seniority units at US Steel" and "McKeesport UNPC," in front of Union Trust building, including James McCoy, Matthew Moore, Sr., Vince Matthews, Dr. Charles Greenlee, Rev. Donald McIlvaine, Charles Kendall, Charles Michaels, Mike Desmond, and Byrd Brown
Date:1966
Description:

Group of protesters with signs reading "Down with Tokenism," "We protest discriminatory seniority units at US Steel" and "McKeesport UNPC," in front of Union Trust building, including James McCoy, Matthew Moore, Sr., Vince Matthews, Dr. Charles Greenlee, Rev. Donald McIlvaine, Charles Kendall, Charles Michaels, Mike Desmond, and Byrd Brown.

The Civil Rights Digital Library received support from a National Leadership Grant for Libraries awarded to the University of Georgia by the Institute of Museum and Library Services for the aggregation and enhancement of partner metadata.

Local identification number: Accession number: 2001.35.5867

Local identification number: Identifier: Carnegie Museum of Art 2001.35.5867

Local identification number: Multimedia identifier: 10400.jpg

Types:Black-and-white photographs | StillImage
Subjects:Moore, Matthew | McCoy, James | Brown, Byrd, 1929- | McIlvane, Donald | Desmond, Mike | Greenlee, Charles | Matthews, Vince | Kendall, Charles | Michaels, Charles | Discrimination--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Discrimination in employment--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Race discrimination--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Picketing--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | African American men--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Grant Street (Pittsburgh, Pa.) | Central business districts--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Signs and signboards--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Union Trust Building (Pittsburgh, Pa.) | United States Steel Corporation--Employees | United States, Pennsylvania, Allegheny County, Pittsburgh, 40.4406248, -79.9958864
Collection:Documenting Our Past: The Teenie Harris Archive Project
Institution:Carnegie Museum of Art
Contributors:Carnegie Museum of Art
Rights and Usage:

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/

Carnegie Museum of Art

Persistent Link to Item:http://www.cmoa.org/CollectionDetail.aspx?item=10400