The 1950's: The End of the Negro Leagues

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photo of an African American family listening to an old-time radio1950


1952photo of a labor rally


old photo of law enforcement with batons1954


1956photo of Martin Luther King, Jr.

photo of African American high school students being escorted to school1957


1959photo of a rally on the mall in Washington, D.C.


Above images obtained from IMSI's Master Photos Collection, 1895 Francisco Blvd. East, San Rafael, CA 94901-5506, USA

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