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Members of the Greater Pittsburgh Improvement League and NAACP, including Judge Henry Smith to the right wearing a trench coat, and Louis "Hop" Kendrick, gathered in and around a truck parked outside of the Civic Arena with large sign reading "Wake up Negroes, Democrats allow these conditions to exist"

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Creator:Harris, Teenie, 1908-1998
Title:Members of the Greater Pittsburgh Improvement League and NAACP, including Judge Henry Smith to the right wearing a trench coat, and Louis "Hop" Kendrick, gathered in and around a truck parked outside of the Civic Arena with large sign reading "Wake up Negroes, Democrats allow these conditions to exist"
Date:1961-1965
Description:

Members of the Greater Pittsburgh Improvement League and NAACP, including Judge Henry Smith to the right wearing a trench coat, and Louis Hop Kendrick, gathered in and around a truck parked outside of the Civic Arena with large sign reading Wake up Negroes, Democrats allow these conditions to exist...

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Types:Black-and-white photographs
Subjects:Smith, Henry | Kendrick, Louis | National Association for the Advancement of Colored People | Picketing--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Signs and signboards--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Crowds--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Trucks--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Civic Arena (Pittsburgh, Pa.) | African Americans--Civil rights--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Civil rights workers--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | African American civil rights workers--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Civil rights movements--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Greater Pittsburgh Improvement League (Pittsburgh, Pa.) | 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: 2001.35.6861

Identifier: Carnegie Museum of Art 2001.35.6861

Multimedia identifier: 13223.jpg

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