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Created by:
Rev. Henry Clay Anderson, American, 1911 - 1998  Search this
Medium:
Silver gelatin on acetate film
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 x 4 in. (12.7 x 10.2 cm)
Type:
negatives
Place captured:
Greenville, Washington County, Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Date:
January 25, 1965
Description:
A black-and-white film negative featuring the image of a civil rights protest outside Greenville City Hall. In the image, men and women form a picket line carrying homemade protest signs, while being watched by individuals just out of frame to the left. Just right of center, a man wearing a light-colored cap carries in his right hand a sign reading, [Gov. Johnson Prevents / Federal Aid To / MISSISSIPPI'S SCHOOLS].
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
American South  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Education  Search this
Families  Search this
Photography  Search this
Segregation  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2007.1.73.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture
Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5653eeee5-925f-4ca7-b73e-807d673f265b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.1.73.3