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
Bond, Julian, 1940-2015
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 with Georgia State Congressman Julian Bond in the background (left) and an unidentified individual in the foreground (right).
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 101.176.006
ahc101176006.jpg
Metadata URL:
http://album.atlantahistorycenter.com/cdm/ref/collection/byd/id/324
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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