Stephanie L. Sheppard photograph collection
Scope and Content Note
The collection contains: Forty-six (46) Colored Photographs (of which forty (40) photographs are 12" x 8" in size and six (6) mounted photographs are 9 1/2" x 5 1/2" in size) of peacefully demonstrators supporting to halt the proposed legislation abrogating Indian treaties with the U. S government. The walk known as "Walk for Justice", and sometimes called the "Longest Walk," participants, led by Dennis Banks in 1994, walked 3, 600 miles from Alcatraz Island in San Francisco to Washington, D.C., as shown in the photographs. The purpose was to bring public awareness to current Native issue.
- Sheppard, Stephanie L. (Person)
Restrictions on Use
This collection is available for use only on the second floor (Archives Division) of the Auburn Avenue Research Library. There are no restrictions on research use of the collection, but permission must be obtained for reproductions of materials for which the Research Library does not hold copyright to researcher only for "Fair Use" as defined in the copyright law (Title 17, United States Code). Also permission must be obtained to publish reproductions from materials for which the Research Library does hold copyright for one time use only.
0.5 Linear feet
The collection contains: Forty-six (46) Colored Photographs (of which forty (40) photographs are 12" x 8" in size and six (6) mounted photographs are 9 1/2" x 5 1/2" in size)
The Auburn Avenue Research Library, Archives Division purchased the photographs from Ms. Stephanie L. Sheppard on the 6th day of July, 1999.
Processed by Okezie E. Amalaha. Completed on 2003
- Inventory of the Stephanie L. Sheppard Photograph Collection aarl099-008
- Finding aid prepared by Finding aid prepared by Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture and History
- 2004 September 15
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Part of the Auburn Avenue Research Library on African-American Culture and History Repository
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