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Photograph by
Williams, Milton, American, born 1940
Subject of
Mayor Barry, Marion Shepilov Jr., American, 1936 - 2014
Mayor Walter E. Washington, American, 1915 - 2003
Marshall, Thurgood, American, 1908 - 1993
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper, mounting board
Dimensions
H x W (Image and Sheet): 10 7/8 x 13 7/8 in. (27.6 x 35.2 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Place depicted
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date
January 2, 1979
Description
A black-and-white photograph of Mayor Walter Washington presenting a plaque with the seal of the District of Columbia to Mayor Marion Barry. Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall stands to their left and the crowd applauds. The photograph is attached to a thick mounting board. The board is stamped on the back.
Topic
Local and regional
Photography
Politics (Practical)
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
2011.15.9
Restrictions & Rights
© Milton Williams

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