Idessa Williams of the Montgomery Improvement Association, seated at a table during an interview.
@ Alabama. Department of Archives and History
DescriptionShe is smoking a cigarette. In March 1967 Williams ran unsuccessfully for a position on the Montgomery City Democratic Executive Committee. One of the images taken at this time was used in the campaign advertisement that appeared on page 5 of The Southern Courier for March 18-19, 1967. The issue is available online (not on the ADAH website): http://www.southerncourier.org/low-res/Vol3_No12_1967_03_18.pdf