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Photograph by:
Devin Allen, American, born 1989  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Michael Brown Jr., 1996 - 2014  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
H x W: 3264 pixels × 4928 pixels
File size: 92.08 MB
Type:
digital images
digital media - born digital
Place captured:
Baltimore, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Date:
August 9, 2015
Caption:
& it continues ::: #SayTheirNames #BlackLivesMatter ::: #Baltimore #DVNLLN - Devin Allen (@bydvnlln), Instagram, 08/09/2015.
Description:
A black-and-white digital photograph by Devin Allen of an unidentified Black Lives Matter protestor in Baltimore, Maryland. The man sits cross-legged on the sidewalk with his right hand resting below his chin. The top of his face and head are out of frame. In his left hand he holds the handle of a protest sign that lays on the sidewalk to his left. The sign has the words "BLACK / LIVES / MATTER" printed in black text and repeated once. The man wears a black t-shirt with a screen-printed image that reads "KNOW YOUR / RIGHTS / COP WATCH / PEOPLE'S POWER / ASSEMBLY". A crowd of people with raised fists is printed between the lines of the text "RIGHTS" and "COP WATCH."
92.09 MB
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Communities  Search this
Justice  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Photography  Search this
Police brutality  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Resistance  Search this
U.S. History, 2001-  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Devin Allen
Object number:
2016.98.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© Devin Allen
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
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Movement:
Black Lives Matter
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c3edfdc0-a565-4fb7-bdd1-d29910201ada
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.98.1