Photo Record

Object Name Print, Photographic
Catalog Number 2007.083.001.y
Description Black and white photograph of African American students as they retreat during the Chattanooga sit-ins of February 1960.

Howard High School students fled to towards Lindsay Street on the fourth day of protests.

The name "Wilson" is written on the back referring to the photographer, likely Delmont Wilson of the Chattanooga News-Free Press.
Date 1960
Print size 4.00" x 5.00"
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon sub-category Documentary Artifact
Accession number 2007.083