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Protesters marching on Grant Street in front of US Steel building, with signs reading "We Protest Segregated Facilities in USS Steel Corp"

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Creator:Harris, Teenie, 1908-1998
Title:Protesters marching on Grant Street in front of US Steel building, with signs reading "We Protest Segregated Facilities in USS Steel Corp"
Date:1950-1970
Description:

Another sign being carried by protesters reads, "We Protest Discrimination in Seniority Units" at USS Steel. There is a man with a bullhorn in the background near the building.

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Types:Black-and-white photographs
Subjects:Picketing--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Demonstrations--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Civil rights demonstrations--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Grant Street (Pittsburgh, Pa.) | Central business districts--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Men--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Sidewalks--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Flags--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | African Americans--Civil rights--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Civil rights workers--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | African American civil rights workers--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Civil rights movements--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Discrimination in employment--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | United States Steel Corporation | 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: 2001.35.10673

Identifier: Carnegie Museum of Art 2001.35.10673

Multimedia identifier: 19584.jpg

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