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Louisville Defender Photographs: Home


ca. 1951-1970, ca. 25,000 items


This collection consists of photographs from the files of Louisville Defender, an African American newspaper published in Louisville beginning in 1933. Subjects include local activities, persons, places, politicians, the newspaper’s annual Black Expo and national figures such as Martin Luther King.

Angela Davis

Angela Davis in Louisville, ca. 1970. From the Louisville Defender collection.

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