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This is a photo of Harlem CORE's 1963 sit-in at the New York City office of Governor Nelson Rockefeller. In conjunction with the protests at City Hall, they are also participating in a hunger strike.
The original caption lists those in the photo…

This is a photo of Civil Rights and Harlem legend Percy Sutton, one of America's most prominent Black political and business leaders. As the senior member of 'The Gang of Four', New York City's most powerful Black politicians (including David…

This is a photo of Clarence Funnye, Harlem CORE chairman from 1964 to 1965. He is also the brother of Harlem CORE member Doris Innis (aka Doris Funnye) and brother in law to Harlem CORE chairman Roy Innis.
Like his sister, Clarence was a member…