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Freedom group hang signs on bus

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Title:Freedom group hang signs on bus

Members of the "Washington Freedom Riders Committee," en route to Washington, D.C., hang signs from bus side windows to protest segregation, New York, New York.

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.

Types:Black-and-white photographs
Subjects:Buses--New York (State)--New York | Segregation--United States | Race discrimination--United States | Civil rights demonstrations--New York (State)--New York | Civil rights workers--New York (State)--New York | Freedom Rides, 1961 | United States, New York, New York County, New York, 40.7142691, -74.0059729
Collection:Voices of Civil Rights
Institution:Library of Congress
Contributors:Library of Congress. Prints and Photographs Division | Voices of Civil Rights Collection (Library of Congress)
Original Material:

1 photographic print

Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C.

Rights and Usage:

LC-DIG-ppmsca-08129 (digital file from original photo)

LC-USZ62-125958 (b&w film copy neg.)

Publication may be restricted. For information see "New York World-Telegram & ...," (http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/076_nyw.html)

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Exhibited: Voices of Civil Rights, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 2005.

Persistent Link to Item:http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.08129