Washington, D.C. • USA

Image for Washington, D.C. • USA
Created by
Freed, Leonard, American, 1929 - 2006
Subject of
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, American, founded 1963
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
H x W: 10 1/4 × 15 1/4 in. (26 × 38.7 cm)
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
A photograph of a street side view of Washington Monument with a "Freedom Parade" banner from the March on Washington attached to a car antenna in the foreground. Behind the banner are cars in the street and the base of the Washington Monument is visible in the background.
African American
Civil rights
Local and regional
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
Restrictions & Rights
© Leonard Freed/Magnum Photos
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Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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