Photograph, [1955], (New York, N.Y.), of Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr., Roy Wilkins, Eleanor Roosevelt, and others, Civil Rights Rally

Photograph, [1955], (New York, N.Y.), of Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr., Roy Wilkins, Eleanor Roosevelt, and others, Civil Rights Rally

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Title:Photograph, [1955], (New York, N.Y.), of Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr., Roy Wilkins, Eleanor Roosevelt, and others, Civil Rights Rally
Date:1955
Description:

Black-and-white photograph taken in 1955 in New York, New York, of a Civil Rights rally in Madison Square Garden. The individuals in the photograph, identified by a note on the reverse, right-to-left in the photograph are Tallulah Bankhead, Autherine Lucy, Eleanor Roosevelt, Reverend Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr., Gus Courts, Roy Wilkins, and an unidentified man.

"Right to Left: Talulah Bankhead, Autherine Lucy, Elanor Roosevelt, Rev. J.A. DeLaine, Gus Courts, Roy Wilkins, and Unidentified Man"--verso photograph.

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:Bankhead, Tallulah, 1902-1968 | Lucy, Autherine, 1930- | Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962 | DeLaine, Joseph A. (Joseph Armstrong), 1898-1974 | Courts, Gus | Wilkins, Roy, 1901-1981 | Civil rights workers--New York (State)--New York | African American civil rights workers--New York (State)--New York | Civil rights movements--United States | African Americans--Civil rights | Civil rights--United States | Civil rights demonstrations--New York (State)--New York | Madison Square Garden (New York, N.Y.) | Social reformers--New York (State)--New York | New York (N.Y.)
Collection:
Institution:University of South Carolina University Libraries Digital Collections
Contributors:South Caroliniana Library | University of South Carolina. Library. Digital Collections
Online Publisher:Columbia, S.C. : University of South Carolina, University Libraries, Digital Collections | 2008
Original Material:

Legal size - 13439 - (Folder 31), Joseph Armstrong DeLaine papers, ca. 1918-2000, South Caroliniana Library, University of South Carolina, Columbus, South Carolina.

Rights and Usage:

Digital image copyright 2008, The University of South Carolina. All rights reserved. For more information contact The South Caroliniana Library, USC, Columbia, SC 29208.

Related Materials:

Forms part of online collection: Rev. Joseph A. DeLaine papers, ca. 1918-2000.

Persistent Link to Item:http://digital.tcl.sc.edu/u?/jad,891