photo of Eugene Young at 1963 CORE national conference

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photo of Eugene Young at 1963 CORE national conference

Description

"Eugene Young, 13, Jackson, Miss., displays a copy of the Congressional Record in which testimony he gave about police brutality in Jackson is recorded. Gene is in Kansas City on July 3, 1964 attending the convention of the Congress of Racial Equality. It was his being refused a haircut that prompted a sit-in at the Hotel Muehlebach barber shop. Later, he received the service. "

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Creator

William Straeter

Source

apimages.com

Publisher

apimages.com

Date

July 03, 1964

Rights

William Straeter

Identifier

6407030169

Citation

William Straeter, “photo of Eugene Young at 1963 CORE national conference,” The CORE Project, accessed October 21, 2021, http://www.thecoreproject.org/omeka/items/show/5.

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