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Two women sitting at desk with stacks of paper and photographs in office, with the letters NEED taped on curtains in background, with box of papers on right

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Creator:Harris, Teenie, 1908-1998
Title:Two women sitting at desk with stacks of paper and photographs in office, with the letters NEED taped on curtains in background, with box of papers on right
Date:1950-1970
Description:

NEED stands for Negro Education Emergency Drive which was Founded by Marion Jordan and Florence Reizenstein in 1963 for western Pennsylvania African American students who needed emergency funds to attend a college or university.

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: black and white: Kodak Safety Film

Local identification number: Accession number: 2001.35.14630

Local identification number: Identifier: Carnegie Museum of Art 2001.35.14630

Local identification number: Multimedia identifier: 24527.jpg

Types:Black-and-white photographs | StillImage
Subjects:Women--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Offices--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 | Negro Education Emergency Drive (Pittsburgh, Pa.) | African Americans--Education (Higher)--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | 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
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Persistent Link to Item:http://www.cmoa.org/CollectionDetail.aspx?item=24527