Photos from Clyde Kennard Portrait Unveiling

Subject: Civil Rights Movement, Education
Themes: Education Civil Rights 20th Century
Age groups: Middle School High School
Resource type: Other

Photographer Rick Reinhard attended the unveiling of the Clyde Kennard portrait on November 14, 2013 and took the pictures included in this slideshow. Also in attendance were Civil Rights activists Dick Gregory, Joan Mulholland, Dorie and Joyce Ladner and Julian Bond. Three representatives from the University of Southern Mississippi -- Dr. Eddie Holloway, Delores McNair and Valencia Walls -- made the trip to the event. Khyla Craine attended on behalf of the NAACP. Robert Shetterly spoke at the event that was co-hosted by Americans Who Tell the Truth and Teaching for Change. Place your cursor over the slideshow to read the captions.