highlanderphotosPhotograph of Rosa Parks standing outside

Photograph of Rosa Parks standing outside

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Title:Photograph of Rosa Parks standing outside

Informal portrait of Rosa Parks standing outside. Inscription on photo reads as follows: "Her action has given negroes the right to sit in a bus on a first come first serve basis."

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.

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Types:Black-and-white photographs
Subjects:Parks, Rosa, 1913-2005 | Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.) | African American women--Tennessee--Monteagle | African American civil rights workers--Tennessee--Monteagle | Civil rights movements--Tennessee--Monteagle | Portraits--Tennessee--Monteagle | Adult education--Tennessee--Monteagle | United States, Tennessee, Marion County, Monteagle, 35.2400807, -85.8396979 | United States, Tennessee, Grundy County, 35.3883667, -85.7225824
Institution:Highlander Research and Education Center
Contributors:Emory University | Highlander Research and Education Center (Knoxville, Tenn.) | Highlander Folk School Collection (Emory University)
Original Material:

1 photograph : b&w

Rights and Usage:

Researchers should contact the Highlander Research and Education Center for terms governing the use of the collection. Contact: Susan Williams, swilliams@highlandercenter.org.

Related Materials:

Forms part of the Highlander Folk School Collection.

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