Calvert McCann took this photo of a civil rights protest in Lexington in the 1960s. It is used on the cover of a special issue of The Register of the Kentucky Historical Society that will focus on black history in the state. The issue will be out in April. Photo courtesy of Calvert McCann and the Kentucky Historical Society.
Calvert McCann took this photo of a civil rights protest in Lexington in the 1960s. It is used on the cover of a special issue of The Register of the Kentucky Historical Society that will focus on black history in the state. The issue will be out in April. Photo courtesy of Calvert McCann and the Kentucky Historical Society. Herald-Leader
Calvert McCann took this photo of a civil rights protest in Lexington in the 1960s. It is used on the cover of a special issue of The Register of the Kentucky Historical Society that will focus on black history in the state. The issue will be out in April. Photo courtesy of Calvert McCann and the Kentucky Historical Society. Herald-Leader

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