Books – Photos


This Light of Ours Activist Photographers of the Civil Rights Movement

Location: National    Grade Level: Adult
Leslie G. Kelen, 2012 Photographs of the Civil Rights Movement.

Mississippi Eyes The Story and Photography of the Southern Documentary Project

Location: Mississippi    Grade Level: Adult
Matt Heron, 2014 Photo documentary of Freedom Summer in 1964.

The Civil Rights Movement: A Photographic History, 1954-68

Location: National    Grade Level: 7-9, 10-12, Adult
Steven Kasher, 1996. The story of the civil rights movement through inspiring photographs.

Critical Focus: The Black and White Photographs of Harvey Wilson Richards

Location: National, California, Mississippi    Grade Level: 5-6, 7-9, 10-12, Adult
Paul Richards, 1987 Photographic collection of the 1960s protest movements.

A Life is More Than a Moment: The Desegregation of Little Rock's Central High

Location: Arkansas    Grade Level: 5-6, 7-9, 10-12, Adult
Will Counts, 2007 Photographs and corresponding essays depict the desegregation of Little Rock's Central High.

This is the Day: The March on Washington

Location: National    Grade Level: 7-9, 10-12
Leonard Freed, 2013 A collection of photographs on the August 28th, 1963 March of Washington for Jobs and Freedom.

Faces of Freedom Summer

Location: Mississippi    Grade Level: 7-9, 10-12, Adult
Herbert Randall, 2001 Photos of Freedom Summer in 1964 Mississippi.