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Photograph by:
Sheila Pree Bright, American, born 1967  Search this
Subject of:
Freddie Gray, American, 1990 - 2015  Search this
Walter Scott, American, 1965 - 2015  Search this
Eric Garner, 1970 - 2014  Search this
Michael Brown Jr., 1996 - 2014  Search this
Akai Gurley, 1986 - 2014  Search this
Trayvon Martin, American, 1995 - 2012  Search this
Ramarley Graham, American, died 2012  Search this
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Sheet): 16 3/8 × 13 1/8 in. (41.6 × 33.3 cm)
H x W (Image): 12 × 12 in. (30.5 × 30.5 cm)
Type:
inkjet prints
Place captured:
Baltimore, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2015
Description:
A black-and-white photograph taken at a Black Lives Matter rally in Baltimore, Maryland. A group of people stand in a crowd, facing away from the camera, holding signs. The signs read, at left: "BLACK LIVES / MATTER [illegible], center left: "BLACK / LIVES / MATTER", at center right: a partially blocked sign listing names including Freddie Gray, Walter Scott, Eric Garner, Michael Brown, Akai Gurley, Trayvon Martin, Ramarley Graham, and others, and at right: "TUESDAY / APRIL 14 / #ShutDownA14 / STOP / MURDER BY POLICE" with rows of pictures of men and women below the text.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Photography  Search this
Police brutality  Search this
Race relations  Search this
U.S. History, 2001-  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2016.55.18
Restrictions & Rights:
© Sheila Pree Bright
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series:
1960Now Portfolio (A)
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Movement:
Black Lives Matter
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57d91b328-73f9-475d-be4f-961896bc83ed
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.55.18