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Photograph by
Williams, Milton, American, born 1940
Subject of
Pope John Paul II, Polish, 1920 - 2005
Mayor Barry, Marion Shepilov Jr., American, 1936 - 2014
Barry, Effi, American, 1944 - 2007
Cardinal Hickey, James Aloysius, American, 1920 - 2004
Archbishop Marino, Eugene Antonio, 1934 - 2000
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper, mounting board
H x W (Image and Sheet): 9 15/16 x 7 7/8 in. (25.2 x 20 cm)
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
October 6, 1979
A black-and-white photograph of Mayor Marion S. Barry, Jr. presenting the key to the city to of Washington to Pope John Paul II . They are standing outdoors and Effi Barry, Bishop Eugene Marino, Cardinal James Hicky, and two other men stand with them. The photograph is attached to a thick mounting board. The board is stamped and inscribed on the back.
African American
International affairs
Local and regional
Politics (Practical)
Religious groups
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Milton Williams Archives
Object number
Restrictions & Rights
© Milton Williams
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Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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