Ohio Civil Rights Protest Photographs (Graphic)

The collection is comprised of photographs taken by news services documenting riots, civil rights protests and rioting between 1964 and 1966. The bulk of the photographs document the riot in the predominantly African-American Hough neighborhood of Cleveland, July 19-25, 1966. There are also photographs of conflict between white and African-American students at Cleveland s Collinwood High School in March 1965, a protest outside the Federal Building in

Cleveland in April 1965, a boycott of Cleveland s public schools in April 1964, and African-American children living in Cleveland slums in September 1965. There are also photographs of a protest at a construction site in Cincinnati and students protesting in Springfield. ||||Credits: Photographers, Associated Press and United Press International.