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Author:
Wallace, James  Search this
Subject:
King, Martin Luther Jr. 1929-1968  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and White; Size: 7.25w x 5h; Type of Image: Object; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Object
Document
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
August 28, 1963
20th century
Category:
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Notes:
Featured in "Torch," August 1983.
Summary:
In 1963, free-lance photographer Jim Wallace - later director of the Smithsonian's Office of Printing and Photographic Services - recorded Martin Luther King, Jr.'s, 1963 march on Washington. Wallace's photographs were among those presented in the "March on Washington: The Wind and Fire of a Dream," an exhibit which opened at the National Museum of American History in time for the twentieth anniversary of the march on August 28, 1983. Printed in the "Torch," August 1983.
Contained within:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 4, Folder: August 1983
Contact information:
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Topic:
Demonstrations  Search this
Anniversaries  Search this
Civil rights movements--History  Search this
Civil rights  Search this
Civil rights demonstrations  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-2223
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13017