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United Farm Workers protesters with sandwich boards reading "This Store Unfair to Farmworkers," and "United Farmworkers Support PAT Drivers," outside Kentucky Fried Chicken

Charles "Teenie" Harris (American, 1908–1998)

August 1971

Medium black and white: Kodak Safety Film Measurements H: 2 1/4 x W: 3 1/4 in. (5.71 x 8.26 cm) Credit Heinz Family Fund Accession Number 2001.35.4632 Location Not on View
 
 
 

Artist Bio

Teenie Harris photographed for the Pittsburgh Courier for almost 40 years, documenting life in the African-American community. His approximately 70,000 negatives, recently acquired by the museum, form one of the richest-known archives of Black life in an American city from the 1930s to the 1970s.