Rock’n’roll and the civil rights struggle: African American life in the south – in pictures


Ernest C Withers’ photographs take viewers to the record stores, picket lines and proms of the American south during the 1940s, 50s and 60s

Portrait in a Cotton Field, no dateErnest C Withers documented a history that still resonates today, and captured the momentous upheaval of America’s civil rights …..


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