Photo Record

Object Name Print, Photographic
Catalog Number 2007.083.001.uu
Description Black and white photograph of a crowd gathered outside of downtown storefronts during the Chattanooga sit-ins of February 1960.

The crowd was in front of Holiday Shoes and Craig's Red Cross Shoes, either on the third or fourth day of protests. African Americans were surrounded by whites. Image similar to 2007.083.001.v.

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