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Wilkins, Roy, 1901-1981


Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

R. C. Hickman photographic archive

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00325
Abstract Ranging in date from circa 1945 to 2005, the R. C. Hickman Photographic Archive consists primarily of 4” x 5” film negatives created during Hickman’s professional career with the Dallas Star Post and the Express. The archive also features Hickman’s freelance work for Jet magazine and photographs documenting school segregation for N.A.A.C.P. court cases. Most photographs cover local news events, but the archive also contains...
Dates: circa 1949-2005

Bruce Roberts photographic archive

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00122

Bruce Stuart Roberts is an American photographer and author who began his career in the 1950s. The images in this collection chronicle the Southern experience during a significant transitional period in its history: from the early Civil Rights years to the many signs of hope for change embodied in such social programs as Head Start, VISTA, and various rural health initiatives of the 1960s and 1970s.

Dates: 1948 - 1989

State of Texas vs. NAACP case records

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.03696
Abstract The State of Texas vs. NAACP Case Records, 1911, 1945-1961, document the 1956-1957 lawsuit that, in effect, outlawed the NAACP in Texas until the 1960s and also reflects the progress of the civil rights movement from the late 1940s to the 1960s. Collection bulks with courtroom proceedings, including oral testimonies, pleas and petitions by the plaintiff and defendants, and the court's rulings. Also contains the State's exhibits of NAACP branch records and the Attorney General's Office...
Dates: 1911; 1945 - 1961

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Children 2
Political campaigns 2
Segregation 2
Texas 2
Texas--Dallas 2