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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:
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., American, 1929 - 1968  Search this
Rev. Dr. Wyatt Tee Walker, American, 1929 - 2018  Search this
Rev. C. T. Vivian, American, 1924 - 2020  Search this
Andrew Jackson Young, American, born 1932  Search this
16th Street Baptist Church, American, founded 1873  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
H x W: 3100pixels × 4635pixels
Type:
digital images
digital media - born analog
Place depicted:
1530 6th Ave N, Birmingham, Jefferson County, Alabama, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1963
Description:
A black-and-white digital image Dr. Wyatt Tee Walker standing at the pulpit with his arms raised above his head. Men stand behind Walker crossing arms, including Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Reverend C. T. Vivian, and Andrew Young. Walker is featured on the left of the image at the lectern, surrounded by two additional microphones. All the men are wearing dark suits and ties with white badges pinned on their jackets. There are at least four rows of men stand behind. A large organ can be seen in the background of the image on the right.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Communication  Search this
Communities  Search this
Photography  Search this
Preaching  Search this
Religion  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:
2015.129.39
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of James Karales
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ad1f13d3-3d0a-466f-b2b8-8f627212d958
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.129.39