Don't Buy Segregation [1963 Farmville, Va. protests]

Files

VCU_Dont Buy Segregation Farmville 1963 rsz.jpg

Title

Don't Buy Segregation [1963 Farmville, Va. protests]

Description

Protesters near Southside Sundry and Southside Business Machines, Main Street, Farmville, Va., July 1963.

Irene Williams carries "Don't Buy Segregation." Kenneth Johnson stands at left in dark pants.


Protesters carry signs opposing racial segregation, and encouraging shoppers to boycott businesses that support discriminatory practices.

Source

Farmville 1963 Civil Rights Protests, VCU Libraries Digital Collections

Date

1963 July

Contributor

Digital Collections, VCU Libraries

Rights

This item is in the public domain. Acknowledgement of the Virginia Commonwealth University Libraries as a source is requested.

Citation

“Don't Buy Segregation [1963 Farmville, Va. protests],” Social Welfare History Image Portal, accessed December 13, 2017, http://images.socialwelfare.library.vcu.edu/items/show/161.