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Catalog Number 2015.001.04523
Title Redwood City Anti-Segregation Protest, 1963
Photographer Pearl, Norton
Collection Archival Collection
Object Name Negative
Category Photographs
Date 1963
Description Redwood City Anti-Segregation Protest, 1963. Black and white negative shows an anti-segregation protest in Redwood City on the corner of El Camino Real and Jefferson Road. There are four protestors (two men and two women) all holding picket signs. The signs read: (from left to right) "NO de facto segregation", "De Facto Segregation Must end", "boundaries or barriers?" and "SUPPORT EQUAL EDUCATION." There is a Flying A service station behind them and numerous cars and businesses on El Camino. Photographer Norton Pearl notes that the protestors are local teachers. Part of a series.
Studio Norton Pearl Photography
Subjects Boundaries
Civil rights
Civil rights demonstrations
Search Terms El Camino Real
Protests and Demonstrations
Redwood City
Copyright Norton Pearl Photography / San Mateo County Historical Association