Randolph Miller

Item

Title
Randolph Miller
Date Created
1890 – 1900
Description
Photograph of Randolph Miller, former slave who started and edited the African-American newspaper the Chattanooga Blade from 1898-1914. He came to Chattanooga around 1864 and worked for Adolph Ochs as pressman on the Chattanooga Times. He organized a successful boycott of public transportation in 1905 in Chattanooga in response to segregation laws.
Extent
1 photograph, 22 x 17 centimeters
Collection
Chattanooga Times collection, 1870-1991 (Acc. 295)
Subject
Miller, Randolph, 1830?-1916
Portraits
African Americans
Rights
No Copyright
Citation
Chattanooga Times collection, 1870-1991 (Acc. 295). Chattanooga Public Library.
Identifier
ACC 295-01-438
Type
Still image