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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:
Two weeks later, despite bad weather, rough roads, and primitive accommodations, thousands of marchers successfully completed the five-day, fifty-four mile march to the state capitol in Montgomery.
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. Permission required for use.
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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