Skip to main content Skip to search Skip to search results

Box 38034.001


Contains 1 Collection or Record:

Contact sheet with two image photo of police and protesters in a street on campus, 1956 February

 Item — Box: 38034.001, Folder: 2010.020.000049
Identifier: 2010.020.000049
Scope and Contents From the Collection: James William Oakley Jr. took these photographs during the week that Autherine Lucy, the first African American student at The University of Alabama, enrolled in February 1956. Photos do not show Lucy. Photos instead focus on crowds that gathered on campus an in downtown Tuscaloosa in protest of her enrollment. Oakley was a student at the University at the time.
Dates: 1956 February