Shooting Klansmen

Collection:
Community Art in Atlanta, 1977-1987: Jim Alexander's Photographs of the Neighborhood Arts Center from the Auburn Avenue Research Library
Title:
Shooting Klansmen
Creator:
Alexander, Jim
Date of Original:
1978
Subject:
Community arts projects--Georgia--Atlanta
Photography--20th century--Mississippi--Tulepo
African American photographers--Georgia--Atlanta
Photography--Study and teaching--Georgia--Atlanta
Ku Klux Klan (1915- )
Demonstrations--Mississippi--Tupelo
Neighborhood Arts Center (Atlanta, Ga.)
Alexander, Jim,
Harris, Charles
Clower, Jackie
Dobbs, Harold
Location:
United States, Mississippi, Lee County, Tupelo, 34.2576067, -88.7033859
Medium:
Color photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
image/x-mrsid
Description:
"Jim's NAC Photography students Charles Harris, Jackie Clower, Harold Dobbs at an Anti-Klan Rally in Tupelo, Mississippi."--Jim Alexander's annotations.
Neighborhood Arts Center photographer-in-residence Jim Alexander's photography students take snapshots of armed Ku Klux Klan members at a rally in Tupelo, Mississippi. The students pictured are Charles Harris, Jackie Clower and Harold Dobbs. Jim Alexander worked at the Neighborhood Arts Center full-time as a photography teacher and resident artist from September 1977 until September 1979. After 1979, he continued to work with the Neighborhood Arts Center on a contractual basis until 1982, when he left to establish the Photo/Media Photography Collective, a studio and gallery complex in Atlanta.
Title provided by Jim Alexander.
Metadata URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/anac/id:janac26
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/anac/do:janac26
Rights Holder:
Copyright held by Jim Alexander.
Bibliographic Citation (Cite As):
Cite as: Shooting Klansmen. Neighborhood Arts Center photographs series. Jim Alexander collection. Archives Division, Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture and History, Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System, presented in the Digital Library of Georgia.
Original Collection:
Neighborhood Arts Center photographs series. Jim Alexander collection. Archives Division, Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture and History, Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System.
Holding Institution:
Auburn Avenue Research Library on African-American Culture and History
Rights:

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