Original Author: Mary Garrity; restored by Adam Cuerden
Created: ca. 1893
Medium: Photographic print
Ida B. Wells
Ida B. Wells, an African American journalist who investigated lynchings throughout the country and was one of the founders of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), is the subject of this photographic portrait made circa 1893. This image was restored as part of the Google Art Project.