Warning Warning 1970

  Pollution and Land Filling Threaten San Francisco Bay For San Francisco Bay photo images, click here. Warning Warning (1970) tells about a time in the 1960’s of increasing water pollution  when the Army Corps of Engineers projected that San Francisco … Continue reading

Critical Focus, Photo Book by Paul Richards, Ph.D.

CRITICAL FOCUS: THE BLACK AND WHITE PHOTOGRAPHS OF HARVEY WILSON RICHARDS written and compiled by Paul Richards, Ph.D. 104 pages, 123 photos ISBN 0-9618725-0-0 LC 87-81720 1987, Estuary Press Harvey Richards’ black and white images are available in this photo book written and … Continue reading

Primary Source Documentaries

The Story of How the Documentaries on Mississippi Voter Registration Drives Were Made. In 1963 and again in the spring of 1964, Harvey Richards made two trips into rural Mississippi to make documentaries in support of civil rights movement activists … Continue reading

Licensing Images from the Archive

Licensing Images Is Easy to Do: Just Contact Us. Licensing images from Harvey Richards’ films or photo collection starts with inquiring via the Contact Us menu option on this page. In order to quote license fee prices, information about the … Continue reading

Mississippi 1959 Image Gallery

Color Photo Image Gallery The photos in this image gallery are from 1959 during Harvey Richards’ impromptu tour of Mississippi. It was one of the first photographic journeys he made and it contains his basic approach to photography. “Everything that you heard … Continue reading

Mississippi Civil Rights Movement Activists

Photographing Civil Rights Movement Activists in Dangerous Times Harvey Richards’ photographs of Mississippi civil rights movement activists were taken during two filming trips that he made to Mississippi in the dangerous years of 1963 and 1964.  He drove there in … Continue reading