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Photographer:
Adelman, Bob  Search this
Source:
Brown, Jae  Search this
Former owner:
Brown, Jae  Search this
Extent:
0.2 Cubic Feet (1 box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
1960-1969
Summary:
The collection consists of 56 photographs taken by Bob Adelman during the 1960s, on Civil Rights subjects.
Content Description:
The collection consists of 56 photographs taken by Bob Adelman during the 1960s, on Civil Rights subjects. The subjects include picketing and demonstrations, protesters, arrests and confrontations between police and protesters, billboards on religious and political subjects, and images of segregation and poverty in the American South.
Arrangement:
Collection is arranged into one series.
Biographical / Historical:
Bob Adelman (1930-2016) was an American photographer.
Provenance:
Collection donated to the Archives Center in 2017 by Jae Brown.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
The estate of the photographer retains copyright.
Topic:
Billboards  Search this
Civil rights demonstrations -- 1960-1970  Search this
Demonstrations  Search this
Picketing  Search this
Police  Search this
Police brutality  Search this
Poverty  Search this
Protest and social movements  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Suffrage  Search this
Citation:
Bob Adelman Civil Rights Photographs, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1438
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1438