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Photograph by:
James H. Karales, American, 1930 - 2002  Search this
Created by:
Rick Rhodes Photography & Imaging, LLC, American  Search this
Subject of:
Diane Nash, American, born 1938  Search this
Southern Christian Leadership Conference, American, founded 1957  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
H x W: 3698 pixels × 5400 pixels
File size: 19.09 MB
digital images
digital media - born analog
Place captured:
Birmingham, West Midlands County, Alabama, United States, North and Central America
A black-and-white digital image of Diane Nash at the podium with men and a woman sitting on either side of her in chairs. Nash stands in the center of the image behind the podium labeled [L.R. HALL/ AUDITORIUM] speaking into the microphone. She is wearing a plaid t-shirt dress and a pearl necklace. On the left, seated behind an empty chair, is a woman in a light jacket with dark lining and wearing a large necklace. On Nash's right, sit five men. The man nearest Nash is seated in the second row. He is wearing glasses, a dark suit, and tie. His right hand is resting in his lap. The man, in front of him to the right, is seated in a dark suit and tie and has his arms crossed in front of his chest. The man to his right is wearing a dark jacket and skinny tie. He has one arm resting between his legs and the other arm resting on the chair next to him. Behind him, two men are shown but only one man's face and one man's head can be seen.
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Oratory  Search this
Photography  Search this
Political organizations  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 Monica Karales and the Estate of James Karales
Object number:
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of James Karales
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
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Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture