Image ID
ICHi-078334
Headline
Floyd Patterson speaking at mass meeting for the civil rights movement
Date Depicted
1963
Date Created
1963
Creator
Haun, Declan, 1937-1994
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
black-and-white negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2015, all rights reserved
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-078334; Declan Haun, photographer
Inventory Number
2002.98
Storage Location
Declan Haun collection of visual materials: Series II, Box 2, Folder 20, 63.197
Acquisition Source
Gift of the estate of Declan Haun
Horizon Bib. No.
00145545
Max Pixels - Height
3824
Max Pixels - Width
5356
KEYWORDS
African Americans
churches
civil rights
mass meetings
Patterson, Floyd
Robinson, Jackie, 1919-1972
Birmingham (Ala.)
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Haun, Declan, 1937-1994
2002.98
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floyd patterson speaking at mass meeting for the civil rights movement

Professional boxer Floyd Patterson speaking at a mass meeting for the African-American civil rights movement, Birmingham, Alabama, 1963. Former professional baseball player Jackie Robinson was also in attendance.

Professional boxer Floyd Patterson speaking at a mass meeting for the African-American civil rights movement, Birmingham, Alabama, 1963. Former professional baseball player Jackie Robinson was also in attendance.