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Created by:
Rev. Henry Clay Anderson, American, 1911 - 1998  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
photographic gelatin and silver on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Sheet): 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place made:
Greenville, Washington County, Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
May 1965
Description:
Out of focus photograph which captures the featured men and women's visit to the U. S. capitol building. They stand in the foreground with the U.S. Capitol in the blurred background. The individuals featured stand in a semi-circle formation within the frame of the photograph; many rest their right hands on the right shoulders of the person adjacent to them.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles Schwartz and Shawn Wilson
Object number:
2012.137.3.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture
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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/fd52595587e-582c-476b-bcad-f8cbb3524681
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.137.3.3