- Civil Rights Movement in Virginia : An Exhibition on Display February 7 - June 19, 2004
- W. E. B. Du Bois and the NAACP
- Library of Virginia
- Date of Original:
- National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Civil rights movements--Virginia
African Americans--Civil rights--Virginia
African American civil rights workers--Virginia
Civil rights workers--Virginia
Norfolk (Va.)--Trials, litigation, etc.
- United States, Virginia, 37.54812, -77.44675
- black-and-white photographs
- Section of online exhibit outlining the growth of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and the role of W. E. B. Du Bois in its development. Covers the 1938 lawsuit against the city of Norfolk, Virginia, alleging inequality in pay between white and African American teachers. The page includes four black-and-white photographs and one newspaper article from the Virginia Historical Society and the Library of Virginia.
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- Metadata URL:
- Original Collection:
- Civil Rights Movement in Virginia Collection (Virginia Historical Society)
- Contributing Institution:
- Virginia Historical Society