Hosea Williams

Collection:
Boyd Lewis Photographs
Title:
Hosea Williams
Creator:
Lewis, Boyd, 1944-
Date of Original:
1970/1990
Subject:
African Americans--1970-1980
Civil rights leaders--Georgia--Atlanta
Clergy--Georgia--Atlanta
Beards
Microphone
Podiums--Georgia--Atlanta
Clothing and dress--1980-1990
Williams, Hosea, 1926-2000
Location:
United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Atlanta, 33.749, -84.38798
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
View of civil rights leader Reverend Hosea Williams speaking at an unidentified event in Atlanta, Georgia.
Hosea Williams was a United States civil rights leader and ordained reverend. He was a leader of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference and organized and led marches in the 1960s through the 1980s. He founded Hosea Feed the Hungry and Homeless, a non-profit foundation in Atlanta that provides food free health services for the indigent.
Local Identifier:
VIS 101.176.005
ahc101176005.jpg
Metadata URL:
http://album.atlantahistorycenter.com/cdm/ref/collection/byd/id/323
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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