Matthew Little, Civil Rights Leader, Dies at 92
Matthew Little was a Minnesota civil rights icon. He moved to the Twin Cities in 1948, and after years of being rejected for jobs because of the color of his skin, he took action to fight for equality and human rights. Little joined the board of the Minneapolis chapter of the NAACP in 1954, a position which he held until retiring from the post in 1993. Little was also among the 58 Minnesota delegates to attend the historic March On Washington in 1963. Little died on Sunday, January 26, 2014. High-res

Matthew Little, Civil Rights Leader, Dies at 92

Matthew Little was a Minnesota civil rights icon. He moved to the Twin Cities in 1948, and after years of being rejected for jobs because of the color of his skin, he took action to fight for equality and human rights. Little joined the board of the Minneapolis chapter of the NAACP in 1954, a position which he held until retiring from the post in 1993. Little was also among the 58 Minnesota delegates to attend the historic March On Washington in 1963. Little died on Sunday, January 26, 2014.