Newspaper clipping of a photograph of women at the NCNW chapter headquarters

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Created by
The Sun-Reporter, American, founded 1944
Photograph by
Cox Studio, American, founded 1957
Subject of
Reece, Mary L., American
Hughes, Ida Mae, American
Jackson, Grace, American
March, Ruth N., American, 1912 - 1998
Williams, Eddye Keaton, American
Morrison, Lucille, American
Albrier, Frances M., American, 1898 - 1987
Allen, Floyd Green, American, 1906 - 1967
San Francisco Chapter of the National Council of Negro Women, founded 1945
National Council of Negro Women, founded 1935
Medium
ink on newsprint
Dimensions
H x W: 5 3/4 × 6 1/4 in. (14.6 × 15.9 cm)
Type
clippings
Place depicted
San Francisco, California, United States, North and Central America
Date
October 13, 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 Sun Reporter shows a photograph of members of the San Francisco Chapter of the National Council of Negro Women standing in the chapter's headquarters at 1914 Fillmore Avenue in San Francisco. The caption below the photograph announces a public reception after the Political Forum sponsored by the chapter. The clipping is adhered to page sixteen (16) 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
2010.60.1.19
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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Classification
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture