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Photograph of officials from the Southern Christian Leadership Conference including C.T. Vivian and Dr. Joseph E. Lowery as they survey the smoldering ruins of a business after racial rioting, Liberty City, Miami, Florida, 1980

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Title:Photograph of officials from the Southern Christian Leadership Conference including C.T. Vivian and Dr. Joseph E. Lowery as they survey the smoldering ruins of a business after racial rioting, Liberty City, Miami, Florida, 1980
Date:1980
Description:

C.T. Vivian, Dr. Joseph E. Lowery, President of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (2nd from right), and other SCLC officials survey the smoldering ruins of a business in Miami's Liberty City, the site of three days of racial rioting.

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Types:Black-and-white photographs
Subjects:Vivian, C. T. | Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.) | Southern Christian Leadership Conference | Liberty City (Miami, Fla.) | African American clergy--Florida--Miami | Clergy--Florida--Miami | African American civil rights workers--Florida--Miami | Civil rights workers--Florida--Miami | African Americans--Politics and government | Arson--Florida--Miami | Ruined buildings--Florida--Miami | Miami (Fla.)--Race relations--History--20th century | Race riots--Florida--Miami | African American men--Florida--Miami | Miami (Fla.) | Metropolitan Dade County (Fla.)
Collection:Highlander Folk School: A Photographic History
Institution:Highlander Research and Education Center
Contributors:Emory University | Highlander Research and Education Center (Knoxville, Tenn.) | Highlander Folk School Collection (Emory University)
Online Publisher:[Atlanta, Ga.] : Emory University | 2005
Original Material:

1 photograph : b&w

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

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Forms part of the Highlander Folk School Collection.

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