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African American

Legend: Sub-category, Title, Date Photo Taken, Photographer (if available), Catalog Number and Links
When italicized photos are on loan from the Virginian-Pilot

African American-Civil Rights

Day after sit-in by young African Americans, 3/21/1960, V-P Staff, Meads, AA-BUS-FN64253 - 1-4
One, Two, Three, Four, Five, Six, Seven, Eight, Nine, Ten, Eleven, Twelve

NAACP pickets at Foreman Field, 1961-09-00, AA-Civil Rights-FN65433 - 1-5

Sympathy paraders on Granby Street, 1963-12-05, Breon, Peter, AA-Civil Rights-FN66897- 1-12

NAACP caravan embarking for Washington, DC march for jobs and freedom, 1963-08-28, AA-Civil Rights-FN67161 - 1-9

Sit-in at F. W. Woolworth & Co. Department Store, 1960-02-12, Breon, Peter, AA-Civil Rights-BUS-FNJW - 1-26

African American-Municipal Government-School Board

Norfolk School Board meets to discuss desegregation, 1961-07-21, V-P Staff - Kelley, AA-MG-Norf Sch Board-FN65297 - 1-4

African Americans-Persons

Grace American Peace Parade, Daddy Grace of the House of Prayer for All People, 1961-07-03, V-P Staff Wm Abourjilie
AA-P-FN65351 - 1-19

African Americans-School

African American nursery school on Chapel Street, Find Date, V-P Staff, AA-SCH-FN3841

African American-School Integration

Booker T. Washington High School students picketing school adminstration building re school funding, 1963-09-09, V-P Staff
AA-SCH-BTW-FN67117 - 1-19

Persons (duplicated in Category-Persons)

Gov. J. Lindsay Almond, Jr., & Budget Advisory Council visits Tidewater. Gov. Almond talks over VSU needs with Dr. Lyman B. Brooks, college provost. 1961-08-15, V-P Staff, P-FN65411 - 2, 6, 13

{Special Norfolk City Research Projects}
African Americans in Virginia · Cemeteries Enhanced with Obituaries · City Directories · Shipyard History

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