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|Creator:||Wolcott, Marion Post, 1910-1990|
|Title:||Negro man entering movie theatre by 'colored' entrance|
Black-and-white photograph of an African American man ascending stairs to enter a movie theater through the entrance designated for African American patrons. A large soda advertisement is painted on the building above the staircase, and a poster advertising the movie to be shown is posted at the base of the stairs.
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|Subjects:||African Americans--Segregation--Mississippi--Belzoni | African Americans--Civil rights--Mississippi--Belzoni | African American men--Mississippi--Belzoni | Discrimination in public accommodations--Mississippi--Belzoni | Race discrimination--Mississippi--Belzoni | Civil rights--United States | Motion picture theaters--Mississippi--Belzoni | Film posters--Mississippi--Belzoni | Advertising--Mississippi--Belzoni | Dr. Pepper Co. | Belzoni (Miss.) | Humphreys County (Miss.)|
|Collection:||Institution:||Library of Congress||Contributors:||Library of Congress. Prints and Photographs Division | African-American Odyssey Collection (Library of Congress)||Online Publisher:||Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress||Original Material:|
Farm Security Administration/Office of War Information Collection; Reproduction number: LC-USF33-03067-M3 (8-3) (b&w film neg.); (digital file from original negative)
Exhibited: African-American Odyssey: A Quest for Full Citizenship, Library of Congress, 1998.
|Persistent Link to Item:||http://www.loc.gov/exhibits/odyssey/archive/08/0803001r.jpg|