Civil Rights Era
Old Civil Rights, Segregation Era PhotosThis collection of old photos document the struggles of African Americans during the Civil Rights movement and segregation in the South during the 1950s and 1960s. These photographs are excellent additions to anyone's collection of Civil Rights memorabilia. Some of the subject matter includes segregation, civil rights marches, Martin Luther King, Malcolm X, Robert F. Kennedy, riots, bombings, and other important events during the 1960s movement.
Photo shows an armed member of the National Guard observing Clinton High School as students stand on its steps and lawn. Taken in Clinton, Tennessee on September 1, 1956. Learn More
Photo shows an African American boy walking through a crowd of white boys during a period of violence related to school integration. Taken in Clinton, Tennessee on December 4, 1956. Learn More
Photograph shows a group of people, one holding a Confederate flag, surrounding speakers and National Guard, protesting the admission of the "Little Rock Nine" to Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas (AR). Photo dates to 1959. Learn More
Photograph shows a young African American boy watching a group of people, some carrying American flags, march past to protest the admission of the "Little Rock Nine" to Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas(AR). Photo dates to 1959. Learn More