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Sit-in at lunch counter

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Creator:Blackwell, Fred
Title:Sit-in at lunch counter
Date:1963 May 28

Civil rights sit-in by John Salter, Joan Trumpauer, and Anne Moody at Woolworth's lunch counter in Jackson, Mississippi. Crowd of people pour sugar, ketchup and mustard on them in protest.

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Types:Black-and-white photographs
Subjects:Salter, John R. | Mulholland, Joan Trumpauer, 1941- | Moody, Anne, 1940- | African Americans--Civil rights | Civil rights movements--Mississippi--Jackson | Jackson (Miss.)--Race relations--History--20th century | Sit-ins--Mississippi--Jackson | Civil rights demonstrations--Mississippi--Jackson | Discrimination in restaurants--Mississippi--Jackson | African American civil rights workers--Mississippi--Jackson | Civil rights workers--Mississippi--Jackson | Crowds--Mississippi--Jackson | F.W. Woolworth Company | Jackson (Miss.) | Hinds County (Miss.)
Collection:Wisconsin Historical Images
Institution:Wisconsin Historical Society
Contributors:Wisconsin Historical Society
Online Publisher:[Madison, Wis.] : Wisconsin Historical Society
Original Material:

John R. Salter, Jr. papers, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin

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Photo origin: AP, Jackson Daily News, photographer Fred Blackwell

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Forms part of the Wisconsin Historical Images collection (Wisconsin Historical Society)

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