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[Events honoring Rosa Parks, Washington, D.C.] [graphic].

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Title:[Events honoring Rosa Parks, Washington, D.C.] [graphic].
Date:1950-1994
Description:

Photographs show Rosa Parks' 77th birthday tribute at the Kennedy Center, February 4, 1990 and a Congressional Black Caucus Foundation tribute to Parks, possibly around 1993. People depicted include Rosa Parks, Elaine Steele, Congressman John Conyers, C. Delores Tucker, Everee McCauley Ward, Fred Gray, Daisy Bates, Myrlie Evers Williams, Dick Gregory, Cicely Tyson, Dionne Warwick, Coretta Scott King, Ella McCall Haygan, Congressman John Lewis among other activists, politicians and entertainers. The last two photographs show Parks and artist, Artis Lane, at a Black Women's Forum tribute, 1989 and Parks, likely at a NAACP Youth Council meeting, ca. 1950.

Title devised by Library staff.

Photographer credit on prints: © Roy Lewis Photography ... Hyattsville, Maryland 20783".

Types:Photographic printsColor1990-2000.gmgpc | Photograph albums.gmgpc | StillImage
Subjects:Parks, Rosa, 1913-2005 | Steele, Elaine Eason | Conyers, John, 1929- | Tucker, C. DeLores | Evers-Williams, Myrlie | Gregory, Dick | Tyson, Cicely | Warwick, Dionne | King, Coretta Scott, 1927-2006 | Lewis, John, 1940 February 21- | Lane, Artis | United States, District of Columbia, Washington, 38.907192, -77.036871
Collection:Rosa Parks Papers
Institution:Library of Congress
Contributors:Library of Congress
Persistent Link to Item:http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.49383