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Owned by:
Dorie Ann Ladner, American, born 1942  Search this
Medium:
printing ink on cotton (fiber) and polyester
Dimensions:
H x W: 27 1/2 x 22 1/2 in. (69.9 x 57.2 cm)
Type:
sweat shirts
Place depicted:
National Mall, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1995
Description:
An off-white sweatshirt with large black and white image on the front. The image features the United States Capitol's dome, the Washington Monument, and the Lincoln Memorial in the background from left to right respectively. Behind the Capitol's dome is an American flag. Black outline text above the monuments reads: [MILLION MAN MARCH]. Along the bottom half of the image, in the foreground, are portraits of four men in various styles of clothing and dress. Along the bottom of the image is additional text, also in black outline: [ON WASHINGTON DC OCT.16]. At the nape of the neck is a tag of two columns of text. On the left is the size [L/ADULT] and on the right is the manufacturer information: [Made in U.S.A./90% Cotton/10% Polyester/ (illegible)].
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Identity  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Men  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Social reform  Search this
U.S. History, 1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dorie Ann Ladner
Object number:
2013.191
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
Rights assessment and proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Exhibition:
A Changing America: 1968 and Beyond
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 1, C1 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c2033139-588f-4460-9f2d-3ed9ff92fd46
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.191