Image ID
ICHi-173650
Headline
Roy Wilkins and Leon M. Despres
Date Depicted
April 15, 1961
Date Created
April 15, 1961
Creator
Giampa, Louis for Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
glass negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2017, all rights reserved.
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-173650; Chicago Daily News, photographer
Inventory Number
1963.784
Storage Location
Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Max Pixels - Height
4511
Max Pixels - Width
5639
KEYWORDS
roy wilkins and leon m despres

Alderman Leon M. Despres presenting Roy Wilkins, executive secretary for the NAACP, an award for his tribute to 30 years of work in the field of civil rights, Morrison Hotel, Chicago, Illinois, April 15, 1961.

Alderman Leon M. Despres presenting Roy Wilkins, executive secretary for the NAACP, an award for his tribute to 30 years of work in the field of civil rights, Morrison Hotel, Chicago, Illinois, April 15, 1961.