photo of Harlem CORE member Velma Hill with her husband Norm Hill

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Title

photo of Harlem CORE member Velma Hill with her husband Norm Hill

Subject

Harlem CORE chairmen

Description

This is a 1962 photo of of Harlem CORE member Velma Hill (front row corner, glasses) with her husband Norm Hill (front row, suit). At the time, they were being arrested for their participation in a demonstration against the Board of Education in Englewood, New Jersey.

Norm Hill was a field secretary and later the program director for national CORE. Both were considered the 'right hands' of Bayard Rustin.

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Source

CORE-lator

Publisher

CORE

Date

1962

Format

.jpg

Type

image, .jpg

Coverage

Englewood, New Jersey, 1962

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Citation

"photo of Harlem CORE member Velma Hill with her husband Norm Hill," in Harlem CORE, Item #228, http://harlemcore.com/omeka/items/show/228 (accessed December 13, 2018).