Dr. King Holding Arms; Dr. King, John Lewis, Reverend Jessie Douglas, and James Farmer

Created by
Martin, Spider, American, 1939 - 2003
Subject of
Dr. King, Martin Luther Jr., American, 1929 - 1968
Lewis, John, American, 1940 - 2020
Rev. Douglas, Jesse, American
Forman, James, American, 1928 - 2005
Farmer, James L. Jr., American, 1920 - 1999
Unidentified Man or Men
Date
1965; printed 1995
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 10 9/16 x 13 9/16 in. (26.8 x 34.5 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.6 cm)
Description
A photograph of Martin Luther King, Jr. arm-in-arm with fellow Selma to Montgomery marchers.
Place depicted
Alabama, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Movement
Civil Rights Movement
Selma to Montgomery Marches
Type
gelatin silver prints
Topic
Civil rights
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2011.14.14
Restrictions & Rights
© 1965 Spider Martin
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a4b21020-f85c-4a29-82e2-93313128cc15