Approximately 25,000 items (16.25 linear feet) of photographs from the files of the 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. Copyright to this material is not held by the Photographic Archives.
Copyright has not been assigned to the University of Louisville. These photographs are available for research purposes only. Please consult a reference archivist for more information.
- circa 1951-1970
- Louisville Defender (Creator, Corporate Entity)
16.25 linear feet (44 boxes, 2 folders)
- African Amerians -- Newspapers Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings
- African Americans -- Kentucky -- Louisville -- Photographs Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings
- Louisville (Ky.) -- Photographs Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings