“Confederate memorial day” at Oakwood Cemetery, Confederate section. Richmond, VA. 2019

“Confederate memorial day” at Oakwood Cemetery, Confederate section. Richmond, VA. 2019

 School Day, Beauvoir, Biloxi, MS, 2018

School Day, Beauvoir, Biloxi, MS, 2018

 U.S. Congressman A. Donald McEachin (D, VA-04) speaks to news media after announcement of the African American Burial Grounds Network Act, co-sponsored by Alma S. Edwards (D, NC-12), at the Black History Museum and Cultural Center, Richmond VA, 2019.

U.S. Congressman A. Donald McEachin (D, VA-04) speaks to news media after announcement of the African American Burial Grounds Network Act, co-sponsored by Alma S. Edwards (D, NC-12), at the Black History Museum and Cultural Center, Richmond VA, 2019.

 Mary Thompson, Richmond VA, 2018. From  Growing Up in Civil Rights Richmond , portraits of people who were on the frontlines of desegregation as public school students and faculty.

Mary Thompson, Richmond VA, 2018. From Growing Up in Civil Rights Richmond, portraits of people who were on the frontlines of desegregation as public school students and faculty.

 U.S. Congress member Ayanna Pressley (D, MA-07) speaks to a visiting group from the League of American Bicyclists, which lobbies and advocates for “safer roads, stronger communities, and a bicycle-friendly America,” in her Capitol Hill office. Washington, DC, 2019.

U.S. Congress member Ayanna Pressley (D, MA-07) speaks to a visiting group from the League of American Bicyclists, which lobbies and advocates for “safer roads, stronger communities, and a bicycle-friendly America,” in her Capitol Hill office. Washington, DC, 2019.

 Leonard Edloe, Richmond VA, 2018. From  Growing Up in Civil Rights Richmond , portraits of people who were on the frontlines of desegregation as public school students and faculty.

Leonard Edloe, Richmond VA, 2018. From Growing Up in Civil Rights Richmond, portraits of people who were on the frontlines of desegregation as public school students and faculty.

 Family poses with the Honorable Roger L. Gregory, Chief Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, after Fourth of July citizenship naturalization ceremony at the Virginia Historical Society, Richmond, VA 2017

Family poses with the Honorable Roger L. Gregory, Chief Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, after Fourth of July citizenship naturalization ceremony at the Virginia Historical Society, Richmond, VA 2017

 July 4th naturalization ceremony at the Virginia Museum of History and Culture presided over by The Honorable Roger L. Gregory, Chief Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, with folks from more than 40 countries, among these: Burundi, Republic of Korea, Yemen, Germany, India. Richmond, VA, 2018

July 4th naturalization ceremony at the Virginia Museum of History and Culture presided over by The Honorable Roger L. Gregory, Chief Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, with folks from more than 40 countries, among these: Burundi, Republic of Korea, Yemen, Germany, India. Richmond, VA, 2018

 Sunday worship at 31st Street Baptist Church, Richmond, VA, 2016

Sunday worship at 31st Street Baptist Church, Richmond, VA, 2016

 Reenactors take photos of each other before an event marking the 150th anniversary of the the Grand Review of United States troops after the Civil War.  Washington, DC, 2015.

Reenactors take photos of each other before an event marking the 150th anniversary of the the Grand Review of United States troops after the Civil War. Washington, DC, 2015.

 Confederate reenactors at a "stacking of the arms" ceremony during the sesquicentennial of the surrender of the Army of Northern Virginia to Union forces, Appomattox, VA., 2015

Confederate reenactors at a "stacking of the arms" ceremony during the sesquicentennial of the surrender of the Army of Northern Virginia to Union forces, Appomattox, VA., 2015

 Lillie A. Estes at the dedication of the Maggie Lena Walker statue, Richmond, VA, 2017

Lillie A. Estes at the dedication of the Maggie Lena Walker statue, Richmond, VA, 2017

 Pedestal where statue of Jefferson Davis stood at Memphis Park (Fourth Bluff). In December 2017, Memphis city council members unanimously approved the sale of this and Health Sciences Park, formerly Nathan Bedford Forrest Park, to a newly created nonprofit organization, Memphis Greenspace Inc. That group removed the statues of Davis and Forrest, Memphis, TN, 2018

Pedestal where statue of Jefferson Davis stood at Memphis Park (Fourth Bluff). In December 2017, Memphis city council members unanimously approved the sale of this and Health Sciences Park, formerly Nathan Bedford Forrest Park, to a newly created nonprofit organization, Memphis Greenspace Inc. That group removed the statues of Davis and Forrest, Memphis, TN, 2018

 Private contractors remove paint splattered on the Robert E. Lee state on Monument Avenue, Richmond, VA, 2018

Private contractors remove paint splattered on the Robert E. Lee state on Monument Avenue, Richmond, VA, 2018

 Counterprotest after neoConfederate rally at Robert E. Lee statue on Monument Avenue, Richmond, VA, 2017

Counterprotest after neoConfederate rally at Robert E. Lee statue on Monument Avenue, Richmond, VA, 2017

 Scene at State House as white supremacists arrive for scheduled rally to protest the removal of the Confederate battle flag from the grounds of the capitol, Columbia, SC, 2015.

Scene at State House as white supremacists arrive for scheduled rally to protest the removal of the Confederate battle flag from the grounds of the capitol, Columbia, SC, 2015.

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 “Confederate Memorial Day,” Oakwood Cemetery Confederate section, Richmond, VA, 2018

“Confederate Memorial Day,” Oakwood Cemetery Confederate section, Richmond, VA, 2018

 Standing Together rally at the Islamic Center of Virginia, Chesterfield, VA, 2017

Standing Together rally at the Islamic Center of Virginia, Chesterfield, VA, 2017

 Mr. Artie Jefferson cleans the burial plot of his girlfriend of 26 years, Patricia Hardy, who passed away in February, at Evergreen Cemetery. Recently, owners of the cemetery stopped maintaining this area, the only section of the 60-acre cemetery they had kept up. So he and his friend, Norman Jones, took it upon themselves to tame the area and to build an enclosure for Ms. Hardy. Richmond, VA, 2016

Mr. Artie Jefferson cleans the burial plot of his girlfriend of 26 years, Patricia Hardy, who passed away in February, at Evergreen Cemetery. Recently, owners of the cemetery stopped maintaining this area, the only section of the 60-acre cemetery they had kept up. So he and his friend, Norman Jones, took it upon themselves to tame the area and to build an enclosure for Ms. Hardy. Richmond, VA, 2016

 Morning at East End Cemetery, Henrico Co., VA, 2016

Morning at East End Cemetery, Henrico Co., VA, 2016

 Erin reassembles a grave marker from fragments she unearthed, East End Cemetery, Henrico Co., VA, 2016

Erin reassembles a grave marker from fragments she unearthed, East End Cemetery, Henrico Co., VA, 2016

 U.S. veterans and others plant flags next to veterans' headstones at Evergreen Cemetery to honor them for Memorial Day, Richmond, VA, 2017

U.S. veterans and others plant flags next to veterans' headstones at Evergreen Cemetery to honor them for Memorial Day, Richmond, VA, 2017

 United States Colored Troops reenactors after Civil War Battle of New Market Heights event, Henrico, VA, 2014

United States Colored Troops reenactors after Civil War Battle of New Market Heights event, Henrico, VA, 2014

 President-elect Barack Obama meets performers after the We Are One Inaugural Concert at the Lincoln Memorial, Washington DC, 2009

President-elect Barack Obama meets performers after the We Are One Inaugural Concert at the Lincoln Memorial, Washington DC, 2009

 A volunteer instructor from the Development and Finishing School assists a young lady in a table etiquette exercise, Plaza Hotel, New York, NY, 2004

A volunteer instructor from the Development and Finishing School assists a young lady in a table etiquette exercise, Plaza Hotel, New York, NY, 2004

 QuoVadis Wright, keeper of a personal archive devoted to the history of her family and the African American community,  at home, Williamsburg, VA, 2016

QuoVadis Wright, keeper of a personal archive devoted to the history of her family and the African American community,  at home, Williamsburg, VA, 2016

 Artist Harold Rittenberry Jr. outside his home, Athens, GA, 2018

Artist Harold Rittenberry Jr. outside his home, Athens, GA, 2018

 Bryan Stevenson, founder and executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative, poses with a group after briefing volunteers who would fan out across Alabama to gather soil from lynching sites as part of EJI's In Remembrance of Lynching project. Montgomery, AL, 2016  

Bryan Stevenson, founder and executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative, poses with a group after briefing volunteers who would fan out across Alabama to gather soil from lynching sites as part of EJI's In Remembrance of Lynching project. Montgomery, AL, 2016
 

 Congressman John Lewis (D-GA, 5th District), shows photographs on his wall to visiting member of the League of American Bicyclists, Washington, DC, 2014  

Congressman John Lewis (D-GA, 5th District), shows photographs on his wall to visiting member of the League of American Bicyclists, Washington, DC, 2014
 

 Former Secretary of State and former U.S. Senator (D-NY) Hillary Clinton attends American Academy in Berlin Richard C. Holbrooke Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY, 2013

Former Secretary of State and former U.S. Senator (D-NY) Hillary Clinton attends American Academy in Berlin Richard C. Holbrooke Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY, 2013

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 Young  muayThai  fighter before his bout during a series of fights marking Queen Sirikit's birthday, Bangkok Noi, Thailand, 2003  

Young muayThai fighter before his bout during a series of fights marking Queen Sirikit's birthday, Bangkok Noi, Thailand, 2003
 

 Muay thai fighter with trainers before a bout at Rajadamnern Stadium, Bangkok, 2003

Muay thai fighter with trainers before a bout at Rajadamnern Stadium, Bangkok, 2003

 Muay Thai fighters during ceremony before the King's Cup, held to honor King Bhumibol Adulyadej on his birthday, at Sanam Luang Park, Bangkok, Thailand, 2003

Muay Thai fighters during ceremony before the King's Cup, held to honor King Bhumibol Adulyadej on his birthday, at Sanam Luang Park, Bangkok, Thailand, 2003

 Boxer before bout, Friday Night Fights, New York, NY, 2005

Boxer before bout, Friday Night Fights, New York, NY, 2005

 Muay Thai fighter Shannon Forrester kicks opponent on the way to victory on points, Bangkok, Thailand, 1998

Muay Thai fighter Shannon Forrester kicks opponent on the way to victory on points, Bangkok, Thailand, 1998

 Ring women after a muayThai and Western boxing competition, Bangkok, Thailand, 2003

Ring women after a muayThai and Western boxing competition, Bangkok, Thailand, 2003

 Visiting member of People's Armed Police takes a photo in Tiananmen Square, Beijing, PR China, 1997

Visiting member of People's Armed Police takes a photo in Tiananmen Square, Beijing, PR China, 1997

 Candlelight vigil in Victoria Square Park before the handover of Hong Kong by the United Kingdom to the People’s Republic of China, Hong Kong, 1997

Candlelight vigil in Victoria Square Park before the handover of Hong Kong by the United Kingdom to the People’s Republic of China, Hong Kong, 1997

 Children play in a hutong, Beijing, 1997

Children play in a hutong, Beijing, 1997

  Dong yong  (winter swimming), Houhai, Beijing, China, 1997

Dong yong (winter swimming), Houhai, Beijing, China, 1997

 Mother and grandson of model worker Wei Guiying at their home, Sansi Village, People's Republic of China, 1997

Mother and grandson of model worker Wei Guiying at their home, Sansi Village, People's Republic of China, 1997

 Gulou (the Drum Tower), Beijing, PR China, 1996

Gulou (the Drum Tower), Beijing, PR China, 1996

 U.S. Army soldiers sleeps during break in a convoy north from Kuwait to Iraq, 2004

U.S. Army soldiers sleeps during break in a convoy north from Kuwait to Iraq, 2004

 Hospital workers talk and sip tea at a U.S. Marine checkpoint in front of Musayyib Hospital and police station, Iraq, 2005

Hospital workers talk and sip tea at a U.S. Marine checkpoint in front of Musayyib Hospital and police station, Iraq, 2005

 U.S. Marine from 1st Battalion/2d Marines searches a local sheikh entering the Musayyib Power Station, site of U.S. Forward Operating Base Iskandariyah, Iraq, 2005

U.S. Marine from 1st Battalion/2d Marines searches a local sheikh entering the Musayyib Power Station, site of U.S. Forward Operating Base Iskandariyah, Iraq, 2005

 Officials count votes at a police station after the National Assembly election, Babil province, 2005

Officials count votes at a police station after the National Assembly election, Babil province, 2005

 U.S. Marine stops vehicle at snap checkpoint, Babil province, Iraq, 2004

U.S. Marine stops vehicle at snap checkpoint, Babil province, Iraq, 2004