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Photograph by:
J.B. Coleman Photo, American  Search this
Subject of:
Floyd Green Allen, American, 1906 - 1967  Search this
Ivy Regina McFarland, American, 1898 - 1995  Search this
Julia Mae Thomas, American  Search this
Lurline White, American  Search this
Ruby Lee Williams, American  Search this
Alma Klingel, American  Search this
Olivia Harding, American  Search this
Mattie Waller, American  Search this
Josephine Humphrey, American  Search this
Alice Demming, American  Search this
Mattie B. Scales, American, 1886 - 1974  Search this
Zelma Buffin, American, 1917 - 1994  Search this
Frances M. Albrier, American, 1898 - 1987  Search this
San Francisco Chapter of the National Council of Negro Women, founded 1945  Search this
National Council of Negro Women, founded 1935  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured:
San Francisco, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
October 14, 1956
Caption:
This photograph is part of a scrapbook that was compiled in 1956 and 1957 by Frances Albrier during her term as president of the San Francisco Chapter of the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW). The scrapbook highlights the Chapter’s efforts to register voters and educate Bay Area residents on the importance of voting as a part of the Citizenship Education Project which was jointly sponsored by the NCNW and the National Urban League.
Description:
A black-and-white photograph of a brunch held by Lurline White on behalf of the National Council of Negro Women and their Citizenship Education Project. The typewritten caption below the photograph reads, "MRS. LURLINE WHITE, ALOCAL [sic] NCNW MEMBER SELLS CITIZENSHIP EDUCATION PROJECT AT A BRUNCH." The photograph and caption are adhered to page 27 of Frances Albrier's scrapbook (2010.60.1).
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Photography  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
Social reform  Search this
Suffrage  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Frances Albrier Collection
Object number:
2010.60.1.30
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.60.1.30