Civil rights march, Seattle, 1965

Civil rights march, Seattle, 1965

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Creator:Seattle Post-Intelligencer
Title:Civil rights march, Seattle, 1965

Protestors' [sic] signs: [Equality] Now! We Protest Injustice NAACP. Discrimination Hurts Seattle. We Shall Overcome. Let My People Vote NAACP.

Handwritten on sleeve: NEGROES, Seattle, Freedom marchers at Federal Courthouse.

Date photograph was filed at the Seattle Post-Intelligencer (date of photograph and file date may differ by a month or more): April 21, 1965.

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:Civil rights demonstrations--Washington (State)--Seattle | African Americans--Washington (State)--Seattle | Commercial strips--Washington (State)--Seattle | Picketing--Washington (State)--Seattle | Signs and signboards--Washington (State)--Seattle | Seattle (Wash.) | King County (Wash.)
Institution:University of Washington's Libraries
Contributors:Museum of History and Industry (Seattle, Wash.) | University of Washington. Libraries. Digital Initiatives | King County Snapshots Collection (University of Washington. Libraries)
Online Publisher:[Seattle, Wash.] : University of Washington Digital Initiatives | 2003
Original Material:

1 acetate negative: b&w ; 35 mm.

Seattle Post-Intelligencer collection, Museum of History & Industry, Seattle (MOHAI)

Rights and Usage:

Seattle Post-Intelligencer Collection, Museum of History & Industry, Seattle; All Rights Reserved

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Forms part of the online collection: King County Snapshots: A Photographic Heritage of Seattle and Surrounding Communities.

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