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Catalog Number 1121-100_0974
Title James M. Floyd Death: NAACP March/Procession
Collection 1121-100, W. W. Law Photograph Collection
Description Items 1121-100_0974.01 through 1121-100_0974.07 are a series of black and white photographs of two young women carrying an NAACP banner down a sidewalk followed by a procession following James M. Floyd's death at the Savannah Branch offices of the NAACP.

NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People)
Date 1970/05/
Object Name Print, Photographic
Notes This photograph was stapled to Items #1121-100_0972 and 0973 and appear to be from the same event.

James M. Floyd, 57, was shot in the Savannah NAACP Branch office on May 15, 1970 and died on the sidewalk outside the front door.
Source W. W. Law Foundation
Credit line Courtesy of City of Savannah, Research Library & Municipal Archives
Copyright Copyright has not been assigned to the City of Savannah. All requests for permission to publish or quote from the collections must be submitted in writing to the Research Library & Municipal Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the City of Savannah as owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.
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