photo of Harlem CORE member Gloria Bouknight

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Title

photo of Harlem CORE member Gloria Bouknight

Subject

Harlem CORE members

Description

This is a 1963 photo of Harlem CORE member Gloria Bouknight at the Harlem hospital demonstration. This is one of the most well known photos of a civil rights demonstration in New York City. Often reproduced on covers and in books on the movement, it was prominently featured at the 2012 'Activist New York' exhibit at the Museum of the City of New York.

During her time in the chapter, she served as chairman of the membership committee.

Creator

Bruce Davison

Source

Magnum Photos

Publisher

Magnum Photos

Rights

Bruce Davison

Coverage

New York City, Harlem , 1963

Files

Collection

Citation

Bruce Davison, "photo of Harlem CORE member Gloria Bouknight," in Harlem CORE, Item #248, http://harlemcore.com/omeka/items/show/248 (accessed October 21, 2018).