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Photograph by:
Devin Allen, American, born 1989  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Tyrone West, American, 1969 - 2013  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
H x W: 3264 pixels × 4896 pixels
File size: 91.48 MB
Type:
digital images
digital media - born digital
Place captured:
Baltimore, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2015
Description:
A black-and-white digital photograph by Devin Allen of Black Lives Matter protestors marching in Baltimore, Maryland. In the foreground is a man with his hands held up in front of him and his forearms crossed in an "X" and his hands in fists. His mouth is open as he shouts. He wears a dark-colored sweatshirt. To his right, mostly out of frame, his a man in a pin-striped suit. Behind, slightly out of focus, are more men and women marching. A man in the left background has his right hand raised in a fist. A woman in the right background wears a t-shirt with black printed text reading "#Tyrone West" and carries a sign with text reading "TYRONE / WEST / BALTIMORE / FERGUSON", with some letters out of the frame.
91.48 MB
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Communities  Search this
Gesture  Search this
Justice  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Photography  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:
2016.98.5
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/fd50a065d34-cfc3-4ae2-973f-050939eb01c7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.98.5