Elizabeth Ellis and Diane Foster playing on a make-shift seesaw in the dirt yard in front of a brick house in Newtown, a neighborhood in Montgomery, Alabama.
@ Alabama Dept. of Archives and History, 624 Washington Ave., Montgomery, AL 36130
DescriptionRobert Harris and Angelina Foster are standing on the right. The seesaw is made from wooden planks and cinder blocks. The children are jumping on the ends rather than sitting on them. This image was taken for (but not used in) the article and photo spread "'Newtown'--A Community Apart," which appeared on pages 4 and 5 of The Southern Courier for August 26-27, 1967. The issue is available online (not on the ADAH website): http://www.southerncourier.org/low-res/Vol3_No35_1967_08_26.pdf
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