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Catalog Number 1983/001/SBPMP03989
Collection Sacramento Bee
Object Name Print, Photographic, Black and White
Description Jesse Jackson, the civil rights activist, founder of Rainbow/PUSH, and Baptist minister who ran for president in 1984 and 1988 and served as the first U.S. Shadow Senator from D.C. from 1991 to 1997. Caption: The Rev. Jesse Jackson told a mostly black Sacramento audience, "We must lead."
Date 1984/07/15
Photographer Gillis, Gary
Title Jesse Jackson, the civil rights activist, founder of Rainbow/PUSH, and Baptist minister who ran for president in 1984 and 1988 and served as the first U.S. Shadow Senator from D.C. He is speaking to a "mostly black Sacramento audience."
Print size 9" x 6 1/4"
People Jackson, Jesse
Subjects Operation PUSH
Rainbow Coalition
Classification Civil Rights
Civil Rights Leaders
Ministers
Activists
Senators
Presidential Candidate
African-Americans
Campaigns
Speeches
Provenance Sacramento Bee Photo Morgue Portraits file
Imagefile 159\1983001SBPMP03989.JPG