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Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Roy Wilkins, American, 1901 - 1981  Search this
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, American, founded 1909  Search this
Used by:
The Chicago Defender, American, founded 1905  Search this
Medium:
ink on zinc
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5 9/16 × 3 7/8 × 1/16 in. (14.1 × 9.8 × 0.2 cm)
Type:
printing plates
portraits
Place made:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1968
Description:
A printing plate of Roy Wilkins, Executive Director of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Wilkins is featured standing at a podium, his proper left hand is holding the edge of the podium and his head is tilted towards his proper right side. He is dressed wearing a suit and a striped tie. The back has an inscription in black that reads [Roy Wilkins / 51,476].
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Business  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Mass media  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Chicago Defender Publishing Company
Object number:
2012.18.5.7
Restrictions & Rights:
© Chicago Defender Publishing Company
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
Tools and Equipment-Crafting-Artistic-Image-making
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd592cb27df-e5e6-4813-8552-d167ce7c10db
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.18.5.7