Ash Wednesday Book Burning, 1969
Using the ashes from the incinerated books, a priest makes the sign of the cross on a woman’s forehead, February 19, 1969.
Records of the Episcopal Society for Cultural and Racial Unity
©The Archives of the Episcopal Church, DFMS
“Ash Wednesday Book Burning, 1969,” The Church Awakens: African Americans and the Struggle for Justice, accessed October 21, 2018, https://episcopalarchives.org/church-awakens/items/show/155.