NAACP Civil Rights Convention

Image for NAACP Civil Rights Convention
Created by
Schwartz, Joe, American, 1913 - 2013
Subject of
Davis, Benjamin O. Jr., American, 1912 - 2002
Louis, Joe, American, 1914 - 1981
Marshall, Thurgood, American, 1908 - 1993
Adams Lampkin, Daisy Elizabeth, American, 1883 - 1965
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted
Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, United States, North and Central America
NAACP Civil Rights Convention - Col. Benj. Davis, Joe Louis, Thurgood Marshall, Daisy Lampkin, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1947
Joe Schwartz, Folk Photography: Poems I've Never Written (2000), 114.
A black-and-white photograph of Benjamin O. Davis, Jr., Joe Louis, Thurgood Marshall, and Daisy Lampkin seated outside under an open-air tent.
African American
Civil Rights
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Joe Schwartz and Family
Object number
Restrictions & Rights
© Joe Schwartz
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National Museum of African American History and Culture

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