National Welfare Rights Organization Protest

Collection:
Boyd Lewis Photographs
Title:
National Welfare Rights Organization Protest
Creator:
Lewis, Boyd, 1944-
Date of Original:
1969/1989
Subject:
Politics and government--Georgia
Welfare rights movement
Activists--Georgia--Atlanta
African Americans--1970-1980
Demonstrations--Georgia--Atlanta
Capitols--Georgia--Atlanta
Clergy--Georgia--Atlanta
Children--1970-1980
National Welfare Rights Organization (U.S.)
Ford, Austin
Georgia State Capitol (Atlanta, Ga.)
Emmaus House (Atlanta, Ga.)
Location:
United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Atlanta, 33.749, -84.38798
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
View of Father Austin Ford, the founder of Emmaus House, seated on the steps of the the Georgia State Capitol building in downtown Atlanta, Georgia, with an unidentifed boy during a demonstration against Governor George Busbee's (not pictured) refusal to increase state welfare assistance levels.
Local Identifier:
VIS 101.496.028
ahc101496028.jpg
Metadata URL:
http://album.atlantahistorycenter.com/cdm/ref/collection/byd/id/2069
Extent:
35 mm black and white negative
Original Collection:
MSS 602, Boyd Lewis Papers, Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center
Holding Institution:
Atlanta History Center
Rights:
Rights Statement information

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