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Photograph by:
Sheila Pree Bright, American, born 1967  Search this
Subject of:
Emmett Till, American, 1941 - 1955  Search this
Amadou Diallo, Guinean, 1975 - 1999  Search this
Sean Rigg, British, died 2008  Search this
Oscar Grant, American, died 2009  Search this
Trayvon Martin, American, 1995 - 2012  Search this
Jordan Davis, American, died 2012  Search this
Eric Garner, 1970 - 2014  Search this
Michael Brown Jr., 1996 - 2014  Search this
Ezell Ford, American, died 2014  Search this
Ryan Arrendell, American  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  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:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2015
Description:
A black-and-white photograph taken at a Black Lives Matter rally in Washington, D.C. The photograph is a torso shot of a woman lying down on the pavement. She is wearing glasses and hoop earrings, and a t-shirt that reads: "Emmett & / Amadou & / Sean & / Oscar & / Trayvon & / Jordan & / Eric & / Mike & / Ezell / &..."
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:
2016.55.21
Restrictions & Rights:
© Sheila Pree Bright
See more items in:
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/fd5f6c34fae-7e11-46a7-a21e-6f35cf09e67e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.55.21