Bob Adelman Civil Rights Photographs
Portions of this collection are digitized

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1438
Creators:
Adelman, Bob
Dates:
1960-1969
Languages:
English
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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
Author
NMAH Staff
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.

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Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Billboards Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Civil rights demonstrations -- 1960-1970 Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Demonstrations Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Picketing Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Police Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Police brutality Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Poverty Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Protest and social movements Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Race discrimination Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Race relations Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Segregation Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Suffrage Topical 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
https://americanhistory.si.edu/archives