Thomas Gilmore speaking to an audience at First Baptist Church in Eutaw, Alabama.
@ Alabama Dept. of Archives and History, 624 Washington Ave., Montgomery, AL 36130
DescriptionGilmore was the first African American sheriff of Greene County. This image was taken for (but not used in) the article "People Ask Prisoner's Release" by Jim Peppler, which appeared on page 1 of The Southern Courier for February 24-25, 1968. The issue is available online (not on the ADAH website): http://www.southerncourier.org/low-res/Vol4_No08_1968_02_24.pdf
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