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Kingfish

Photograph by:
Builder Levy, American, born 1942  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Medium:
platinum on photographic paper with museum board (matting)
Dimensions:
H x W (Overall): 18 1/8 × 14 in. (46 × 35.6 cm)
H x W (Image): 12 × 8 1/2 in. (30.5 × 21.6 cm)
Type:
platinum prints
portraits
Place captured:
DeKalb Avenue, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1965; printed 2015
Topic:
African American  Search this
Children  Search this
Communities  Search this
Photography  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Builder Levy
Object number:
2015.159
Restrictions & Rights:
© Builder Levy
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd543992060-ba9d-44fa-a635-5db7ae5cf003
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.159
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Jacqueline Santiago and Cathy Lindsey

Photograph by:
Builder Levy, American, born 1942  Search this
Subject of:
Jacqueline Santiago  Search this
Cathy Lindsey  Search this
Medium:
platinum on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 12 15/16 × 9 5/8 in. (32.9 × 24.4 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 17 15/16 × 13 3/4 in. (45.6 × 34.9 cm)
Type:
platinum prints
Place depicted:
Bushwick, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1976; printed 2016
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communities  Search this
Photography  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Youth  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Arnika Dawkins and the Arnika Dawkins Gallery
Object number:
2017.43.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© Builder Levy
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e4afa09a-96c9-4124-bf29-b5bd0774b740
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.43.1
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I AM A (WO)MAN

Photograph by:
Builder Levy, American, born 1942  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., American, 1929 - 1968  Search this
Medium:
gold toned silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 12 15/16 × 8 5/8 in. (32.9 × 21.9 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 13 15/16 × 10 7/8 in. (35.4 × 27.6 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Date:
April 8, 1968; printed 2016
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Feminism  Search this
Gender  Search this
Identity  Search this
Photography  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Arnika Dawkins and the Arnika Dawkins Gallery
Object number:
2017.43.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© Builder Levy
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51930de1d-f1ed-46be-8099-897e521cd7bc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.43.2
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Harlem Peace March

Photograph by:
Builder Levy, American, born 1942  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Medium:
gold toned silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 8 5/8 × 12 7/8 in. (21.9 × 32.7 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 10 7/8 × 13 15/16 in. (27.6 × 35.4 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Harlem, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
April 15, 1967; printed 2016
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Justice  Search this
Photography  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Vietnam War, 1961-1975  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Arnika Dawkins and the Arnika Dawkins Gallery
Object number:
2017.43.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© Builder Levy
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd58b21d824-a3e2-41b6-bbf4-b485884e7c2c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.43.3
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Keystone

Photograph by:
Builder Levy, American, born 1942  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 10 × 13 1/16 in. (25.4 × 33.2 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 10 15/16 × 13 15/16 in. (27.8 × 35.4 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Keystone, McDowell County, West Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1971; printed 2010
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communities  Search this
Photography  Search this
Religion  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Arnika Dawkins and the Arnika Dawkins Gallery
Object number:
2017.43.4
Restrictions & Rights:
© Builder Levy
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd557802c8f-d0c7-4d34-912f-a5fff0cccf22
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.43.4
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Martin Luther King Memorial March, for Union Justice and to End Racism

Photograph by:
Builder Levy, American, born 1942  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., American, 1929 - 1968  Search this
Medium:
gold toned silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 9 × 13 1/16 in. (22.9 × 33.2 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 10 15/16 × 13 15/16 in. (27.8 × 35.4 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Date:
April 8, 1968; printed 2017
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Justice  Search this
Photography  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Race relations  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Builder Levy
Object number:
2017.43.5
Restrictions & Rights:
© Builder Levy
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51bfc1356-b532-4072-bd21-85dde85d2a13
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.43.5
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