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Created by:
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, American, 1960 - 1970s  Search this
Photograph by:
Danny Lyon, American, born 1942  Search this
Medium:
lithographic ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 15 3/4 x 10 in. (40 x 25.4 cm)
Type:
posters
Date:
ca. 1965
Description:
A two-tone poster for SNCC using an image by Danny Lyon of men and women at a rally. A young man in the left foregrand is clapping his hands, while the man next to him raises his hand with his fingers in a snapping position. At the top right, the word NOW! appears in large black letters.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Gesture  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dwandalyn and Roderic Reece in memory of Pauline Watkins Reece.
Object number:
2011.9
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f67a9042-1ed9-4988-a60e-e4adf74e7eb4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.9