• Black Monday demonstration outside City Hall

    Withers, Ernest C

    Black Monday demonstration in support of a public school boycott in the fall of 1969. Image shows Main Street with City Hall on the right and the King Cotton Hotel in the upper left corner.

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  • I AM A MAN Protest

    Picture depicts a large group of African American men holding signs reading "I AM A MAN".

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  • Library Sit-In

    Benjamin Hooks and others during the library sit-in in 1960.

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  • Black Monday at Clayborn Temple

    Withers, Ernest C

    Crowd assembled for a Black Monday at the Clayborn Temple AME Church at 294 Hernando. Sign reads: "B.S.A. - M.S.U." (Black Student Association - Memphis State University).

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  • Civil Rights - protest

    A group of African-American men hold signs reading, "I am a man."

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  • Silent March

    Walter Fauntroy, Joe Rauh, Ralph Neas, Benjamin Hooks, Richard Hatcher, William Gibson, Lane Kirkland, Ed Hailes and others march with linked arms during the 1989 "Silent March" on Washington. A video…

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  • Library Sit-In (2)

    Benjamin Hooks and others during the library sit-in in 1960.

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