Civil Rights Demonstration

Collection:
William Stanford, Sr. Photographs, 1960
Title:
Civil Rights Demonstration
Date of Original:
1960-12
Subject:
Civil rights demonstrations--Georgia--Atlanta--History--1951-
Civil rights movements--Georgia--Atlanta--History--1951-
Atlanta (Ga.)--Race relations--History--1951-
African Americans--Segregation--Georgia--Atlanta
Segregation--Georgia--Atlanta
African Americans--Georgia--Atlanta
Women--Georgia--Atlanta
African American women--Georgia--Atlanta
African Americans--Social conditions--To 1964
African Americans--Civil rights--Georgia--Atlanta
Clothing and dress--Georgia--Atlanta
African Americans--Clothing
Department stores--Georgia--Atlanta
Cities and towns--Georgia--Atlanta
Signs and signboards--Georgia--Atlanta
Picketing
Race relations
Discrimination in public accommodations--Georgia--Atlanta
Automobiles--Georgia--Atlanta
Streets--Georgia--Atlanta
Rich's (Retail store)
African American college students--Georgia--Atlanta
College students--Georgia--Atlanta
African American women civil rights workers--Georgia--Atlanta
Civil rights workers--Georgia--Atlanta
Central business districts--Georgia--Atlanta
Direct action--Georgia--Atlanta
Protest marches--Georgia--Atlanta
Passive resistance--Georgia--Atlanta
Atlanta University Center (Ga.)--Students
Stores, Retail--Georgia--Atlanta
Location:
United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Atlanta, 33.749, -84.38798
Medium:
black-and-white photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
View of an unidentified woman wearing a sign protesting segregated facilities outside of Rich's department store in downtown Atlanta, Georgia.
Protests; civil rights movement
In December of 1960 African Americans, perhaps students attending Atlanta University Center colleges and universities, protested racial segregation policies of Rich's Department Store by picketing in front of the Rich's store in downtown Atlanta, Georgia.
Metadata URL:
http://album.atlantahistorycenter.com/cdm/ref/collection/WStanford/id/2
Additional Rights Information:
This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U. S. Code) Permission for use must be cleared through The Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.
Extent:
8 x 10 in. silver gelatin print
Original Collection:
William Stanford Sr. Photographs, Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center, Atlanta, Ga.
Holding Institution:
Atlanta History Center
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