Bakke

Image for Bakke
Photograph by
Williams, Milton, American, born 1940
Subject of
Unidentified Woman or Women
Unidentified Man or Men
Supreme Court of the United States, American, founded 1789
Bakke, Allan, American, born 1940
University of California Davis School of Medicine, American, founded 1966
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper, mounting board
Dimensions
H x W (Image and Sheet): 14 x 10 7/8 in. (35.6 x 27.6 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date
1978
Description
A black-and-white photograph of young adults and adults marching with flags that say "Overturn Bakke Say No to Racism." The Supreme Court of the United States appears behind them. The photograph is attached to a thick mounting board. The board is stamped on the back.
Topic
African American
Education
Justice
Law
Local and regional
Medicine
Photography
Race discrimination
Race relations
Resistance
United States--History--1969-2001
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Milton Williams Archives
Object number
2011.15.16
Restrictions & Rights
© Milton Williams
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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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