Newspaper clipping of a photograph of women at a brunch meeting

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Created by
San Francisco Independent, founded 1955
Photograph by
J.B. Coleman Photo, American
Subject of
White, Lurline, American
Allen, Floyd Green, American, 1906 - 1967
McFarland, Ivy Regina, American, 1898 - 1995
Thomas, Julia Mae, American
Williams, Ruby Lee, American
Klingel, Alma, American
Harding, Olivia, American
Waller, Mattie, American
Humphrey, Josephine, American
Demming, Alice, American
Scales, Mattie B., American, 1886 - 1974
Albrier, Frances M., American, 1898 - 1987
San Francisco Chapter of the National Council of Negro Women, founded 1945
National Council of Negro Women, founded 1935
Medium
ink on newsprint and paper (fiber product)
Dimensions
H x W: 5 1/2 × 8 1/4 in. (14 × 21 cm)
Type
clippings
Place depicted
San Francisco, California, United States, North and Central America
Date
October 18, 1956
Caption
This document is part of a scrapbook that was compiled in 1956 and 1957 by Frances Albrier during her term as president of the San Francisco Chapter of the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW). The scrapbook highlights the Chapter’s efforts to register voters and educate Bay Area residents on the importance of voting as a part of the Citizenship Education Project which was jointly sponsored by the NCNW and the National Urban League.
Description
This newspaper clipping from the San Francisco Independent shows a photograph of members of the San Francisco Chapter of the National Council of Negro Women sitting and standing in the home of Lurline White after a brunch meeting to discuss the Citizenship Education Project. The typewritten title above the clipping reads. "SECOND PHASE NEWS ITEMS." The typewritten caption below the clipping reads, "MRS. LURLINE WHITE SELLS CITIZENSHIP EDUCATION AT A BRUNCH." The clipping is adhered to page fifteen (15) of Frances Albrier's scrapbook (2010.60.1).
Topic
African American
Education
Politics (Practical)
Social reform
Suffrage
Women
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Frances Albrier Collection
Object number
2010.60.1.18a-c
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture