Washington, D.C. • USA (March on Washington 8-28-1963)

Image for Washington, D.C. • USA (March on Washington 8-28-1963)
Created by
Freed, Leonard, American, 1929 - 2006
Subject of
Shropshire, Jacquelyn Bond
Frinks, Golden Asro, 1920 - 2004
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 12 15/16 x 8 1/2 in. (32.9 x 21.7 cm)
H x W (Image and Sheet): 14 x 11 in. (35.6 x 27.9 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date
1963; printed 2006 - 2009
Description
Silver gelatin photograh featuring a close-up of a man and woman at the March on Washington for Freedom and Jobs; she is clapping her hands and he holds her proper left arm and back of her head.
Topic
African American
Civil Rights
Local and regional
Photography
Singers (Musicians)
United States--History--1961-1969
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Brigitte Freed in memory of Leonard Freed
Object number
2009.36.13
Rights
© Leonard Freed/Magnum. Permission required for use.
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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