The March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom Took Place in Washington, D.C., on August 28, 1963

Created by
Wallace, James H., American, 1942 - 2020
Subject of
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, American, founded 1963
Unidentified Man or Men
Unidentified Woman or Women
Date
August 28, 1963; scanned 2010
Medium
digital
Dimensions
H x W: 3062 pixels × 4485 pixels, 39.33 MB
Description
A digital image of The March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, which took place in Washington, DC on August 28, 1963. The image depicts a close-up of a crowd of men and women clapping and chanting or singing. In the background, placards and American Flags are visible.
Place depicted
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Movement
Civil Rights Movement
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom
Type
digital images
digital media - born analog
Topic
Activism
Civil rights
Photography
U.S. History, 1961-1969
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of James H Wallace Jr.
Object number
2011.11.30
Restrictions & Rights
© Jim Wallace
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd526a92a9d-da1e-4fef-8e00-0888f4283ce2