Photographs documenting a Trail of Self Determination demonstration in front of the White House on July 2-5, 1976. They include images of demonstrators, White House security, people on a tour, press badges, demonstration paraphenalia, and waste cleanup. The collection includes proof sheets and six prints from the proofs.
Jim Wallace was a photographer and director of the Smithsonian Institution's Office of Printing and Photographic Services. He photographed several civil rights demonstrations throughout his career, beginning in the early 1960s when he was a student at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 80-5
Location of Other Archival Materials:
Information relating to Wallace's work for the Office of Printing and Photographic Services can be found in the Smithsonian Institution Archives in the office's administrative records (SIA Acc. 09-257).
The University Library at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill holds additional civil rights photography by Wallace.