NAACP Civil Rights Convention

Image for NAACP Civil Rights Convention
Created by
Schwartz, Joe, American, 1913 - 2013
Subject of
Davis, Benjamin O. Jr., American, 1912 - 2002
Louis, Joe, American, 1914 - 1981
Marshall, Thurgood, American, 1908 - 1993
Adams Lampkin, Daisy Elizabeth, American, 1883 - 1965
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
Caption
NAACP Civil Rights Convention - Col. Benj. Davis, Joe Louis, Thurgood Marshall, Daisy Lampkin, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1947
Joe Schwartz, Folk Photography: Poems I've Never Written (2000), 114.
Description
A black-and-white photograph of Benjamin O. Davis, Jr., Joe Louis, Thurgood Marshall, and Daisy Lampkin seated outside under an open-air tent.
Topic
African American
Civil Rights
Photography
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

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