Photo by Provided by Beck Cultural Center, Provided by Beck Cultural Center
Policemen were on duty primarily to thwart troublemakers, but they also arrested protesters who refused to obey a command. Sometimes 50 people or more were arrested at a time. Knoxville News Sentinel, March 24, 1963
The Beck Cultural Center has provided a selection of its archival photos from the Civil Rights fight in Knoxville (originally printed in the Knoxville News Sentinel). They're collected here in roughly the same chronological order the photos were originally published.
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