Bob Adelman Civil Rights Photographs
Digitized Content

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1438
Creators:
Adelman, Bob
Brown, Jae
Dates:
1960-1969
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.2 Cubic feet
1 box
Repository:
The collection consists of 56 photographs taken by Bob Adelman during the 1960s, on Civil Rights subjects.

Content Description
Content Description
The collection consists of 56 photographs taken by Bob Adelman during the 1960s, on Civil Rights subjects. The subjects include picketing and demonstrations, protesters, arrests and confrontations between police and protesters, billboards on religious and political subjects, and images of segregation and poverty in the American South.

Arrangement
Arrangement
Collection is arranged into one series.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Bob Adelman (1930-2016) was an American photographer.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Collection donated to the Archives Center in 2017 by Jae Brown.

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Preferred Citation
Bob Adelman Civil Rights Photographs, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Conditions Governing Use
The estate of the Bob Adelman retains copyright. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Billboards Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Civil rights demonstrations -- 1960-1970 Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Demonstrations Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Picketing Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Police Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Police brutality Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Poverty Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Protest and social movements Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Race discrimination Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Race relations Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Segregation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Suffrage Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Brown, Jae Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012
archivescenter@si.edu
http://americanhistory.si.edu/archives