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Photograph by:
Leonard Freed, American, 1929 - 2006  Search this
Subject of:
Rev. Jesse Jackson, American, born 1941  Search this
20th Anniversary March on Washington, founded 1983  Search this
Printed by:
Brigitte Freed, American  Search this
Pablo Inirio  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 13 × 8 3/4 in. (33 × 22.2 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 13 15/16 × 11 in. (35.4 × 27.9 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Place printed:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
August 27, 1983; printed 2013
Description:
A silver gelatin print depicting a black-and-white image of the Rev. Jesse Jackson during the twentieth anniversary of the March on Washington, August 27, 1983. Jackson is depicted in bust pose facing the viewer. He is looking slightly off towards the right side of the image. Jackson is wearing a dark button down shirt with decorative epaulettes on each shoulder secured with buttons near the collar, and matching decorative elements over the chest.
On the verso of the image are handwritten inscriptions that provide the image date, event information, location, image number, the name of the printer, and the signature of the donor. There are also two (2) stamp marks in black ink in the bottom right corner of the verso.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Photography  Search this
Politics  Search this
Race relations  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 Brigitte Freed in memory of Leonard Freed
Object number:
2016.123.2.19
Restrictions & Rights:
© Leonard Freed & Magnum Photos, Inc
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
Portfolio/Series:
USA. Second March on Washington.
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5db7ab510-05ef-4632-ac3b-954f53a6bb0d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.123.2.19