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Civil Rights Demonstration, Washington, DC

Created by:
Henri Cartier-Bresson, French, 1908 - 2004  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 9 5/16 x 14 1/16 in. (23.7 x 35.7 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 11 15/16 x 15 15/16 in. (30.3 x 40.5 cm)
H x W (Mat OD): 22 3/4 x 17 1/2 in. (57.8 x 44.5 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1957
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Azalea Software, Inc.
Object number:
2011.18.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© Henri Cartier-Bresson. Permission required for use.
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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/fd5ebf357b3-9cc4-44b3-ba6e-929b0233fbc8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.18.2
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NAACP Civil Rights Convention

Created by:
Joe Schwartz, American, 1913 - 2013  Search this
Subject of:
Benjamin O. Davis Jr., American, 1912 - 2002  Search this
Joe Louis, American, 1914 - 1981  Search this
Thurgood Marshall, American, 1908 - 1993  Search this
Daisy Elizabeth Adams Lampkin, American, 1883 - 1965  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1947
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Joe Schwartz and Family
Object number:
2010.74.96
Restrictions & Rights:
© Joe Schwartz
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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/fd53001ffc7-2c04-4b2c-a83a-5fb6424f66d6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.74.96

Image of a civil rights protest outside Greenville City Hall

Photograph by:
Rev. Henry Clay Anderson, American, 1911 - 1998  Search this
Medium:
Silver gelatin on acetate film
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 x 4 in. (12.7 x 10.2 cm)
Type:
negatives
Place captured:
Greenville, Washington County, Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Date:
January 25, 1965
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
American South  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Education  Search this
Photography  Search this
Segregation  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2007.1.73.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture
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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/fd53e85f429-31ba-4e47-97c8-549a007e8246
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.1.73.1

Image of a civil rights protest outside Greenville City Hall

Created by:
Rev. Henry Clay Anderson, American, 1911 - 1998  Search this
Medium:
Silver gelatin on acetate film
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 x 4 in. (12.7 x 10.2 cm)
Type:
negatives
Place captured:
Greenville, Washington County, Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Date:
January 25, 1965
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
American South  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Education  Search this
Families  Search this
Photography  Search this
Segregation  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2007.1.73.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture
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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/fd5653eeee5-925f-4ca7-b73e-807d673f265b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.1.73.3

Image of a civil rights protest outside Greenville City Hall

Created by:
Rev. Henry Clay Anderson, American, 1911 - 1998  Search this
Medium:
Silver gelatin on acetate film
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 x 4 in. (12.7 x 10.2 cm)
Type:
negatives
Place captured:
Greenville, Washington County, Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Date:
January 25, 1965
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
American South  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Education  Search this
Families  Search this
Photography  Search this
Segregation  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2007.1.73.7
Restrictions & Rights:
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture
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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/fd5a6b0fb3c-899c-4637-a517-3c97794a2fa4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.1.73.7

Image of a civil rights protest outside Greenville City Hall

Created by:
Rev. Henry Clay Anderson, American, 1911 - 1998  Search this
Medium:
Silver gelatin on acetate film
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 x 4 in. (12.7 x 10.2 cm)
Type:
negatives
Place captured:
Greenville, Washington County, Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Date:
January 25, 1965
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
American South  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Education  Search this
Families  Search this
Photography  Search this
Segregation  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2007.1.73.5
Restrictions & Rights:
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture
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/fd539ba865b-51ed-413a-aa38-fc5cc4309398
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.1.73.5

Image of a civil rights protest outside Greenville City Hall

Created by:
Rev. Henry Clay Anderson, American, 1911 - 1998  Search this
Medium:
Silver gelatin on acetate film
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 x 4 in. (12.7 x 10.2 cm)
Type:
negatives
Place captured:
Greenville, Washington County, Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Date:
January 25, 1965
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
American South  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Education  Search this
Families  Search this
Photography  Search this
Segregation  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2007.1.73.11
Restrictions & Rights:
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
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/fd5c2fc7216-769d-4e2e-acf8-c370f9245323
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.1.73.11

Image of a civil rights protest outside Greenville City Hall

Created by:
Rev. Henry Clay Anderson, American, 1911 - 1998  Search this
Medium:
Silver gelatin on acetate film
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 x 4 in. (12.7 x 10.2 cm)
Type:
negatives
Place captured:
Greenville, Washington County, Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Date:
January 25, 1965
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
American South  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Education  Search this
Families  Search this
Photography  Search this
Segregation  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2007.1.73.12
Restrictions & Rights:
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture
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/fd51cb47cff-da7c-4043-8f6c-7abb7087ba86
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.1.73.12

Image of a civil rights protest outside Greenville City Hall

Created by:
Rev. Henry Clay Anderson, American, 1911 - 1998  Search this
Medium:
Silver gelatin on acetate film
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 x 4 in. (12.7 x 10.2 cm)
Type:
negatives
Place captured:
Greenville, Washington County, Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Date:
January 25, 1965
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
American South  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Education  Search this
Families  Search this
Photography  Search this
Segregation  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2007.1.73.6
Restrictions & Rights:
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture
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/fd53c186867-bc09-438a-a88a-d14d29df5445
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.1.73.6

Image of a civil rights protest outside Greenville City Hall

Created by:
Rev. Henry Clay Anderson, American, 1911 - 1998  Search this
Medium:
Silver gelatin on acetate film
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 x 4 in. (12.7 x 10.2 cm)
Type:
negatives
Place captured:
Greenville, Washington County, Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Date:
January 25, 1965
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
American South  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Education  Search this
Families  Search this
Photography  Search this
Segregation  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2007.1.73.8
Restrictions & Rights:
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture
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/fd5537a0b72-af8f-4073-8189-91fbc2bda6cf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.1.73.8

Image of a civil rights protest outside Greenville City Hall

Created by:
Rev. Henry Clay Anderson, American, 1911 - 1998  Search this
Medium:
Silver gelatin on acetate film
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 x 4 in. (12.7 x 10.2 cm)
Type:
negatives
Place captured:
Greenville, Washington County, Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Date:
January 25, 1965
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
American South  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Education  Search this
Families  Search this
Photography  Search this
Segregation  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2007.1.73.10
Restrictions & Rights:
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture
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/fd50888c612-6d2b-4d03-8021-87b0bbb89fdd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.1.73.10

Image of a civil rights protest outside Greenville City Hall

Created by:
Rev. Henry Clay Anderson, American, 1911 - 1998  Search this
Medium:
Silver gelatin on acetate film
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 x 4 in. (12.7 x 10.2 cm)
Type:
negatives
Place captured:
Greenville, Washington County, Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Date:
January 25, 1965
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
American South  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Education  Search this
Families  Search this
Marching bands (Music)  Search this
Photography  Search this
Segregation  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2007.1.73.9
Restrictions & Rights:
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture
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/fd5449f8bcf-44c3-4648-84bf-fae9d091e55f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.1.73.9

Policemen Use Police Dogs During Civil Rights Demonstrations, Birmingham Protests

Created by:
Charles Moore, American, 1931 - 2010  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 9 1/8 x 13 1/8 in. (23.1 x 33.3 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.6 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Birmingham, Jefferson County, Alabama, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1963; printed later
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Photography  Search this
Violence  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.49.8
Restrictions & Rights:
© Charles Moore
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/fd5d64fd445-24b1-44e5-a95c-e49ec0d91e3a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.49.8

First base used in Inaugural Civil Rights Game

Used by:
Major League Baseball, American, founded 1869  Search this
Manufactured by:
Schutt Sports, American  Search this
Medium:
rubber
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3 1/8 × 15 × 15 in., 6 lb. (7.9 × 38.1 × 38.1 cm, 2.7 kg)
Type:
ball game equipment
Place used:
Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2006; used 2007
Topic:
African American  Search this
Baseball  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Sports  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.256.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Sports and Recreational
Exhibition:
Sports: Leveling the Playing Field
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 052
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a79d421c-a6bd-4c53-9eac-cc7ee5e81cb9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.256.2
Online Media:

Alabama Fire Department Aims High-Pressure Water Hoses at Civil Rights Demonstrators

Created by:
Charles Moore, American, 1931 - 2010  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 12 13/16 x 19 3/16 in. (32.5 x 48.7 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 16 x 20 in. (40.6 x 50.8 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Birmingham, Jefferson County, Alabama, United States, North and Central America
Date:
May 1963; printed 2007
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Photography  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
Violence  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.49.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© Charles Moore
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/fd5223ee411-5196-4ab3-8d4f-d0fc4fa8954f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.49.1

Straw sombrero hat associated with Civil Rights campaign, Camden, Alabama

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
Lena Jo Anderson, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on straw
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7 1/4 x 20 x 20 in. (18.4 x 50.8 x 50.8 cm)
Type:
sombreros
Place used:
Camden, Wilcox County, Alabama, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1971-1972
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Segregation  Search this
U.S. History, 1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Rosetta M. Anderson
Object number:
2013.94
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd50a8ffa53-be5c-49ea-851b-1413a3a42e44
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.94

Civil Rights History Project Interview with Lawrence Guyot

Creator:
National Museum of African American History and Culture  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2012-12-15T06:15:50.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
See more by:
WatchNMAAHC
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
YouTube Channel:
WatchNMAAHC
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_dJz7RElb8F4

Singer Harry Belafonte, speaking at civil rights rally at Statue of Liberty

Created by:
Albert Fenn, American, 1913 - 1995  Search this
Subject of:
Harry Belafonte Jr., American, born 1927  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image and Sheet): 13 3/4 x 9 7/8 in. (34.9 x 25.1 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1960
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Oratory  Search this
Photography  Search this
U.S. History, 1953-1961  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.107.6
Restrictions & Rights:
© Time Inc. Permission required for use.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Second Floor, 2 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd52832684f-0c57-4d19-bebe-b912212d39a8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.107.6

Civil Rights March Blocking Traffic on Franklin Street as Marchers Weave Back and Forth through the Main Business District

Created by:
James H. Wallace, American, 1942 - 2020  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
H x W: 2787 pixels × 4200 pixels, 33.53 MB
Type:
digital images
digital media - born analog
Date:
February 8, 1964; scanned 2010
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Photography  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 James H Wallace Jr.
Object number:
2011.11.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© Jim Wallace
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/fd53020b261-5658-4e28-a5b5-e6b3a69a9c1d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.11.3

Renowned Minister and Civil Rights Leader Joseph Lowery

Creator:
National Museum of African American History and Culture  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-03-31T17:37:52.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
See more by:
WatchNMAAHC
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
YouTube Channel:
WatchNMAAHC
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_gf_W6T-AUio

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