Picturing Black History

Photographs and stories that changed the world

A collaboration of     and    

Sierra Phillips

Sierra Phillips hails from Minneapolis, Minnesota, and is a History Ph.D. student at The Ohio State University. Her research interests include the Civil Rights Movement and African American women’s history. She hopes to illuminate the experiences and activism of Black domestics in Minneapolis at the height of the Civil Rights Movement by investigating their interlocking systems of oppression.



Listen to Sierra discuss Black history and her essay.

Content by Sierra Phillips