Harvey Richards Media Archive
Harvey Richards (1912 –2001) was a movement photographer who contributed his skills to the civil rights, peace, ecology and labor movements of the 1950s and 60. His son Paul Richards is digitizing the photos and videos to make them available to teachers and students at the Harvey Richards Media Archive. The archive features hundreds of Richards photos from the Civil Rights Movement. The images are arranged in four albums:
Teachers can request a few copy of Critical Focus, a collection of Richards’ movement photos.
Grade Level: 7-9, 10-12, Adult
Time Period: 1950 -1974