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

Photograph by
Wallace, James H., American, 1942 - 2020
Subject of
Unidentified Man or Men
Unidentified Woman or Women
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, American, founded 1963
Date
August 23, 1963; scanned 2010
Medium
digital
Dimensions
H x W: 2827 pixels × 4343 pixels, 35.17 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 young women dressed in school-like uniforms clapping their hands.
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
2011.11.31
Restrictions & Rights
© Jim Wallace
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd54c06bba1-d07d-448c-b79c-a069b38e81a9