Local NAACP President Starts Boycott of Kress and Woolworths (stores)


The Bancroft Library

The Bancroft Library
Berkeley, United States

President of San Francisco branch of National Association for Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) Terry Francois and college student Thomas Gaither stand together. They hold the NAACP Organization and Conference Manual, West Coast Region. Francois will speak at a local NAACP meeting in Longshoremens' Hall to start boycott of Kress and Woolworths stores. (race relations? civil rights?) [Only selected images have been digitized.]


  • Title: Local NAACP President Starts Boycott of Kress and Woolworths (stores)
  • Date: 1960-03-31, 1960-03-31 (March 31, 1960), 1960-03-31
  • Type: still image, Photographs
  • Subject: African Americans--California--San Francisco Bay Area, San Francisco News-Call Bulletin newspaper photograph archive, California Cultures
  • Rights: All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley 94720-6000. See: http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/reference/permissions.html, Materials in this collection may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of University of California gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owner. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
  • Physical format: 3 negatives (1 selected for digitzation), mods
  • Link to online source: Calisphere – California Digital Library
  • Language of Material: eng
  • Identifier: BANC PIC 1959.010--NEG, Part 3, Box 158, [03-31-60.12]
  • Collection: San Francisco News-Call Bulletin newspaper photograph archive

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