Photo Archive

Landmarks of American Democracy

Photos in this archive are grouped by landmark location. Numbers correspond to the landmark descriptions found in the downloadable guide. Click the links below to view the corresponding photos (please note that church names in photos may not match historical site names due to changes in ownership). Photos are best viewed at monitor resolutions of 800×600 or higher. A companion downloadable guide is also available in PDF form.


Jackson, Mississippi:

1. Masonic Temple
2. Council of Federated Organizations (COFO) Building
3. Pratt Memorial United Methodist Church
4. Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party Headquarters
5. Central United Methodist Church
6. Alamo Theater
7. Home of Medgar Wiley Evers
8. Medgar Evers' Statue

Greenwood, Mississippi:

9. The Elks Lodge
10. First Christian Church
11. Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church
12. Friendship Baptist Church
13. Jennings Temple
14. Leflore County Courthouse

Ruleville, Mississippi:

15. Marlow Plantation
16. Fannie Lou Hamer's First Home in Ruleville
17. William Chapel Missionary Baptist Church
18. Fannie Lou Hamer's Last Home in Ruleville
19. Gravesites of Fannie Lou Hamer & Perry "Pap" Hamer

Clarksdale, Mississippi:

20. Dr. Aaron Henry's Home
21. Haven United Methodist Church
22. Fourth Street Drug Store
23. Dr. Aaron Henry's Campaign Headquarters & NAACP Office
24. Chapel Hill Baptist Church

Memphis, Tennessee:

25. Mason Temple
26. Office of the Tri-State Defender
27. Zion Christian Cemetery
28. National Civil Rights Museum