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Photograph by:
Bud Lee, American, 1941 - 2015  Search this
Subject of:
Billy Furr, American, 1950 - 1974  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
photographic gelatin and silver on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Sheet): 9 3/4 × 8 in. (24.8 × 20.3 cm)
H x W (Image): 9 1/2 × 6 5/16 in. (24.1 × 16 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, United States, North and Central America
Date:
July 1967
Description:
A black-and-white photograph depicting a woman in a white dress and dark-colored shoes crouched next to and reaching for a person lying on the sidewalk. The person on the sidewalk appears to be shot in the back and is bleeding. Behind the woman, legs and feet of three other people are visible.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Race riots  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Violence  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.57.10.11
Restrictions & Rights:
© Bud Lee
Permission required for use. 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/fd5f0f5ef0a-2a0c-4819-8bc8-7289d5305657
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.57.10.11