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|Title:||John Lewis and others pray during demonstration|
Caption by photographer: Cairo, Illinois. SNCC field secretary, later SNCC chairman, now congressman John Lewis, and others pray during a demonstration.
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|Subjects:||Lewis, John, 1940 Feb. 21- | African Americans--Civil rights--Illinois--Cairo | Civil rights demonstrations--Illinois--Cairo | Prayer--Illinois--Cairo | Public worship--Illinois--Cairo | Kneel-ins--Illinois--Cairo | Civil rights workers--Illinois--Cairo | Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.) | African American civil rights workers--Illinois--Cairo | Religion and politics--Illinois--Cairo | Cairo (Ill.) | Alexander County (Ill.)|
|Collection:||Institution:||Library of Congress||Contributors:||Library of Congress. Prints and Photographs Division | Voices of Civil Rights Collection (Library of Congress)||Online Publisher:||[Washington, D.C.] : Library of Congress | 2005||Original Material:|
1 photographic print : gelatin silver
In portfolio: Twenty-five photographs from the southern civil rights movement / Danny Lyon. Magnum Photos, 1994, no. 3.
|Rights and Usage:|
LC-DIG-ppmsca-08099 (digital file from original photograph)
LC-USZ62-126567 (b&w film copy neg.)
Publication may be restricted. For information see "Danny Lyon" (http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/089_lyon.html)
Forms part of the Voices of Civil Rights Exhibit, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 2005
Forms part of the American Treasures of the Library of Congress Exhibit
|Persistent Link to Item:||http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.08099|