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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:
John Lewis, American, 1940 - 2020  Search this
Sister Mary Leoline, American, 1927 - 2006  Search this
Reverend Doctor Theodore Alexander Gill Sr., American, 1920 - 2005  Search this
H x W: 4516pixels × 3096pixels
digital images
digital media - born analog
Place captured:
Alabama, United States, North and Central America
A black-and-white digital image of John Lewis, Sister Mary Leoline, and Father Theodore Gil in discussion while standing in the rain. Lewis stands on the left, in profile, facing Father Gill. He is wearing a rain coat with the hood covering his head. His hands are held in front and shown in motion. Father Gil holds an umbrella over himself and Sister Mary. Sister Mary is wearing a nun's habit and raincoat, her hands are also held in front of her shown in motion. Father Gil is wearing a clerical collar, raincoat, and has his hands clasped together around the umbrella. Additional men can be seen in the background wearing raincoats standing under umbrellas.
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Photography  Search this
Preaching  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Religion  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Resistance  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