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Title [Operation Cleen Sweep Demonstration on Sidewalk]
Collection Bob Adelman photographs of Brooklyn Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) demo
Photographer Adelman, Bob
Image ID V1989.22.17
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Date 1962 ca.
Description View of two female demonstrators with aprons and brooms, sweeping the sidewalk in Brooklyn as part of "Operation Clean Sweep," a demonstration addressing discriminatory sanitation policies in New York City. The word CORE appears on one of the aprons.
Place Names Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Subject Headings Demonstrations
Cleaning
Activists
Discrimination
Human rights
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