• Flanked by portraits of murdered civil rights workers James Earl Chaney and Andrew Goodman, an unidentified man in Atlantic City, New Jersey, sings Freedom Songs during a nighttime demonstration at the Democratic National Convention in August 1964. The photograph is from the records of the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party. Wisconsin Digital Collection, WHS-98097.

Photo of unidentified man at civil rights demonstration

From Nothing but Love in God’s Water: Volume 2: Black Sacred Music from Sit-Ins to Resurrection City by Robert Darden

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