• Library at Booker T. Washington High School

    This photograph of the library at Booker T. Washington High School shows African American students quietly reading and a librarian standing under a poster reading "Silence."

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  • Voting District 29-2, Memphis

    Taylor, Reverend L.O

    Color film footage showing African American women standing in line, two African American men assisting a small boy walking on a porch, a sign reading 29-2 "Vote Here," African American men standing in…

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  • Soldier with children in yard in North Memphis

    Black and white image of a smiling young African American soldier in uniform seated in a wooden lawn chair below a raised wooden porch and the corner of a frame house holds two tiny children in white…

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