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Created by:
Steve Schapiro, American, born 1934  Search this
Subject of:
Bayard Rustin, American, 1912 - 1987  Search this
A. Philip Randolph, American, 1889 - 1979  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image and Sheet): 6 3/4 × 9 3/4 in. (17.1 × 24.8 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted:
Alabama, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1965
Caption:
American Civil Rights leaders Bayard Rustin (1912 - 1987) (fore, left) and A Philip Randolph (1889 - 1979) (fore, right) stand under an umbrella they listen to a speech on steps of the Alabama State Capitol, Montgomery, Alabama, March 25, 1965. The speech, Dr Martin Luther King Jr's 'How Long, Not Long' speech, was delivered at the end of the Selma to Montgomery march.
Description:
A black-and-white photograph of Bayard Rustin and A. Philip Randolph standing in a crowd at the Selma March with an umbrella over their heads. Unknown figures are visible behind them.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Photography  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:
2012.107.35
Restrictions & Rights:
© Steve Schapiro, Courtesy of Fahey Klein Gallery
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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/fd50c06c747-1c1a-434b-9245-107d5ad0ba67
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.107.35