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Print, Photographic

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Creator:Wilson, Delmont
Title:Print, Photographic
Date:1960 Feb.
Description:

Black and white photograph of a crowd gathered during the Chattanooga sit-ins of February 1960. This photo was taken on the third or fourth day of protests. A crowd of mostly young whites surrounded a group of African American students in front of the Holiday Shoes and Craig's Red Cross Shoes storefronts. Image similar to 2007.083.001.uu. The name "Wilson" is written on the back referring to the photographer, likely Delmont Wilson of the Chattanooga News-Free Press.

Types:Photographs | StillImage
Subjects:Race relations | Chattanooga (Tenn.)--Race relations | African Americans--Tennessee--Chattanooga | African Americans--Social conditions | Civil rights demonstrations--Tennessee--Chattanooga | Civil rights workers--Tennessee--Chattanooga | United States, Tennessee, Hamilton County, Chattanooga, 35.045631, -85.309677
Collection:Chattanooga Sit-ins and desegregation
Institution:University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Contributors:University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
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Persistent Link to Item:http://chattanooga.pastperfectonline.com/photo/91BDE815-CC97-4DF0-BC4C-369981375301