Image ID
ICHi-036960
Headline
Boy holding SCLC poster
Date Depicted
1965
Creator
Haun, Declan, 1937-1994
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
black-and-white negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2014, all rights reserved
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-036960; Declan Haun, photographer
Inventory Number
2002.98
Storage Location
Declan Haun collection of visual materials, SII.B6.F14.s65.607, #21
Acquisition Source
Gift of the estate of Declan Haun
Max Pixels - Height
3766
Max Pixels - Width
2512
KEYWORDS
2002.98
African Americans
people
children
Selma (Ala.)
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968
civil rights
voting rights
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
posters
SCLC
Haun, Declan, 1937-1994
boy holding sclc poster

A boy holds up a poster for the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC), a nonsectarian American Civil Rights group established by Martin Luther King, Jr., urging people to vote, in Selma, Alabama, 1965. The poster reads 'We Shall Overcome'...For their freedom register to vote today!.

A boy holds up a poster for the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC), a nonsectarian American Civil Rights group established by Martin Luther King, Jr., urging people to vote, in Selma, Alabama, 1965. The poster reads 'We Shall Overcome'...For their freedom register to vote today!.