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Group of protesters, including Dr. Harrison in the middle, Nathaniel Daniels in doorway, and Alberta Jordan Reaves in background, outside Isaly's with signs reading "Isaly's will not hire Negro counter clerks," and "Isaly's discriminate against Negroes"

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Creator:Harris, Teenie, 1908-1998
Title:Group of protesters, including Dr. Harrison in the middle, Nathaniel Daniels in doorway, and Alberta Jordan Reaves in background, outside Isaly's with signs reading "Isaly's will not hire Negro counter clerks," and "Isaly's discriminate against Negroes"
Date:1958
Description:

Group of protesters, including Dr. Harrison in the middle, Nathaniel Daniels in doorway, and Alberta Jordan Reaves in background, outside Isaly's with signs reading "Isaly's will not hire Negro counter clerks," and "Isaly's discriminate against Negroes." Dr. Harrison in the middle was from Greater Pittsburgh Improvement League.

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Types:Black-and-white photographs
Subjects:Harrison, Dr. | Reaves, Alberta Jordan | Daniels, Nathaniel | Picketing--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Crowds--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Signs and signboards--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Discrimination--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Discrimination in employment--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Storefronts--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | African Americans--Civil rights--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Pittsburgh (Pa.) | Allegheny County (Pa.)
Collection:Documenting Our Past: The Teenie Harris Archive Project
Institution:Carnegie Museum of Art
Contributors:Teenie Harris Archives (Carnegie Museum of Art) | Carnegie Museum of Art
Online Publisher:[Pittsburgh, Penn.] : Carnegie Museum of Art | 2006
Original Material:

black and white: Kodak safety film

Accession number: 2001.35.6798

Identifier: Carnegie Museum of Art 2001.35.6798

Multimedia identifier: 13160.jpg

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