Faces from Mississippi Eyes
Some of the most compelling images from Mississippi Eyes are the portraits of the residents of Mississippi and Alabama who fought for the right to vote in elections there. Also interesting, and included at the end of this small sample, are the faces of those who opposed this effort.
Elderly Woman, Ruleville
MFDP boardwalk demonstrator, Atlantic City
Fannie Lou Hamer
Reverend J.J. Russell
President of Citizens Council, Ruleville
Mayor of Belzoni