Christian Street Y.M.C.A. Photograph

Title

Christian Street Y.M.C.A. Photograph

Subject

Christian Street Y.M.C.A.

Description

The Christian Street Y.M.C.A. was a popular organization amongst African Americans, and was an integrated organization. The main offices of the Y.M.C.A. thought I. Max Martin should not attend a conference at the Hershey Hotel in Hershey, PA because of his race. Martin remained separated from the organization for years because of their stance on his attendance of this conference.

Creator

Janneken Smucker

Publisher

WCU, HIS 601/HON452 Great Migration and Digital Storytelling, Fall 2014

Date

September 27, 2014

Contributor

John Hashagen

Rights

TBD

Format

JPG

Type

Still Image

Original Format

Photo

Physical Dimensions

YMCA Image - 2171x1825
YMCA Marker - 1902x2483

Files

YMCA Christian Street.jpg
YMCA MArker.jpg


Citation

Janneken Smucker, “Christian Street Y.M.C.A. Photograph,” Goin' North, accessed September 29, 2022, https://goinnorth.org/items/show/236.