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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
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 8 11/16 x 5 7/16 in. (22.1 x 13.8 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 11 x 8 1/2 in. (27.9 x 21.6 cm)
Type:
inkjet prints
Place depicted:
Marquette Park, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
August 5, 1966; printed 2012
Description:
A color photograph of Chicago police arresting a bloody man wearing a white shirt and green pants. His hands are behind his back and blood is running down the right side of his face. One of the men arresting him is in plainclothes, one is in police uniform. Other officers and people in the crowd look on.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Photography  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
United States--History--1961-1969  Search this
Violence  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:
2013.140.18
Restrictions & Rights:
© Bernard J. Kleina
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.140.18