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Created by:
Spider Martin, American, 1939 - 2003  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 13 9/16 x 10 5/8 in. (34.4 x 27 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 14 x 11 in. (35.6 x 27.9 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Alabama, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1965; printed 1995
Description:
A black-and-white photograph of a Dallas County, Alabama police officer. He carries a riot gun and has a Confederate flag sticker on his helmet. An anecdote from the photographer is written on the reverse.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.14.6
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1965 Spider Martin
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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/fd55f42a349-9a4c-4d37-a5f0-e51c43b20afc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.14.6