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Created by:
Bernard Kleina, American  Search this
Subject of:
Chicago Freedom Movement, American, 1965 - 1967  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
ink on paper
H x W (Image): 5 1/2 x 8 3/4 in. (14 x 22.2 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 8 1/2 x 11 in. (21.6 x 27.9 cm)
inkjet prints
Place depicted:
Marquette Park, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
July 10, 1966; printed 2012
A color photograph of men and women on a sidewalk with protest signs in front of real estate agency. The protest signs all pertain to equal housing. In front of the crowd are two police officers, in dark pants, light blue shirts and blue helmets, carrying wooden police batons. A 'No Parking' sign is on a pole in front of them and a Chicago Police truck is at the left edge of the frame.
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Men  Search this
Photography  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
United States--History--1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Bernard J. Kleina and Susan Keleher Kleina
Object number:
Restrictions & Rights:
© Bernard J. Kleina
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National Museum of African American History and Culture