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William Stanford Sr. photographs

Collection number: ahc.VIS108

Scope and Contents of the Records

This collection is comprised of images of young African Americans, perhaps students at Atlanta University Center colleges and universities, protesting racial segregation policies of Rich’s Department Store in Atlanta, Georgia.


  • 1960


Restrictions on Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U.S. Code) Permission for use must be cleared through the Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.

Administrative History

William Stanford, Sr. (1933-2005) was employed by the security department of Rich’s department store, in Atlanta, Georgia. Additional biographical information about William Stanford, Sr. has not been determined.


5 image(s)



Arrangement of the Papers

This collection is arranged alphabetical according to titles supplied by staff.

Acquisition Information

Gift of William Lee Stanford Jr., 2005 (2005.243)

Related Materials

William Stanford Sr. Manuscript Collection, MSS 678f, Atlanta History Center, Kenan Research Center

General Physical Description note

Extent: 5 black and white photographic prints

Processing Information

Collection processed in 2006

William Stanford Sr. Photographs ahc.VIS 108
An Inventory of His Photographs at the Kenan Research Center of the Atlanta History Center
Inventory prepared by Paul Crater
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Kenan Research Center at Atlanta History Center Repository

130 West Paces Ferry Road
Atlanta GA 30305