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In the shadow of the Capitol, Washington, D.C

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Creator:Palfi, Marion, 1907-1978
Creator:Southern Labor Archives
Title:In the shadow of the Capitol, Washington, D.C

Photograph titled "In the shadow of the Capitol-- black ghettos." African American children seen in the streets of Washington, D.C. Stetson Kennedy (1916-2011), writer and civil rights activist, collected these photographs during the course of his career fighting for equality throughout the Southern United States. This version is a copy print. An original is at the University of Arizona, Center for Creative Photography. http://ccp.uair.arizona.edu/item/26844

Local identification number: L1979-37_056

Types:photographic prints | StillImage
Subjects:Kennedy, Stetson | Race discrimination--Economic aspects | Poor children--Washington (D.C.) | Slums--Washington (D.C.) | Capitols | Ethnic neighborhoods | Children | Palfi, Marion, 1907-1978 | United States, District of Columbia, Washington, 38.907192, -77.036871
Collection:Stetson Kennedy Papers
Institution:Georgia State University Special Collections
Contributors:Georgia State University. Special Collections
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Stetson Kennedy papers, Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University Library

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Cite as: L1979-37_056, Stetson Kennedy Papers, L1979-37, Southern Labor Archives. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.

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