March on Washington--Marchers Gathering at the Lincoln Memorial After Walking from Washington Monument Grounds

Image for March on Washington--Marchers Gathering at the Lincoln Memorial After Walking from Washington Monument Grounds
Created by
Wallace, James H., American, born 1942
Subject of
Unidentified Man or Men
Unidentified Woman or Women
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, American, founded 1963
Medium
digital
Dimensions
H x W: 2316pixels x 4200pixels
Type
digital images
digital media - born analog
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Place depicted
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date
August 28, 1963; scanned 2010
Description
A digital image of The March on Washington - Marchers gathering at the Lincoln Memorial after walking from Washington Monument grounds. The image depicts a crowd of people marching, holding up placard that read "WE MARCH FOR HIGHER MINIMUM WAGES / COVERAGE FOR ALL WORKERS NOW" and similar.
Topic
Civil rights
Photography
United States--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
2011.11.32
Restrictions & Rights
© Jim Wallace

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