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Louisville Defender photographs

 Accession
Identifier: 1985_026-PA

Content Description

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.

Acquisition Type

Gift

Restrictions Apply

True

Use Restrictions

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.

Dates

  • circa 1951-1970

Creator

Extent

16.25 linear feet (44 boxes, 2 folders)

Creator