Scene from Tulsa Race Riot June 1st 1921

  • Image for Scene from Tulsa Race Riot June 1st 1921
  • Image for Scene from Tulsa Race Riot June 1st 1921
  • Image for Scene from Tulsa Race Riot June 1st 1921
  • Image for Scene from Tulsa Race Riot June 1st 1921
4 images
Created by
Unidentified
Owned by
Ross, Kavin, American
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper, with ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 3 3/8 x 5 1/2 in. (8.6 x 14 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
photographic postcards
Place depicted
Tulsa, Tulsa County, Oklahoma, United States, North and Central America
Date
1921
Description
This black-and-white photographic postcard, titled Scene from Tulsa Race Riot June 1st 1921 depicts a group of men and women standing along the side of the road in front of two cars. The men to the right of the image are armed.
Topic
African American
Hate crimes
Photography
Race relations
Violence
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2011.175.10
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Exhibition
Power of Place
On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 051
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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