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Created by:
Bernard Kleina, American  Search this
Subject of:
Chicago Freedom Movement, American, 1965 - 1967  Search this
ink on paper
H x W (Image): 6 x 8 3/4 in. (15.2 x 22.2 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 8 1/2 x 11 in. (21.6 x 27.9 cm)
inkjet prints
Place depicted:
Soldier Field, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
July 10, 1966; printed 2012
A color photograph of a crowd sitting on bleachers at the rally on Soldier's Field. Steps divide the crowd in the center down the center of the photograph. Several individuals make their way up and down the steps and through the crowd. Many individuals are holding umbrellas.
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  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
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Restrictions & Rights:
© Bernard J. Kleina
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National Museum of African American History and Culture