Untitled (16th St. Baptist Church)

Created by
Karales, James H., American, 1930 - 2002
Subject of
Dr. King, Martin Luther Jr., American, 1929 - 1968
Rosa Parks, American, 1913 - 2005
Rev. Vivian, C. T., American, born 1924
Date
1963
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 6 3/8 x 9 1/2 in. (16.2 x 24.1 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 8 x 9 15/16 in. (20.3 x 25.2 cm)
Description
A black-and-white photograph of Martin Luther King, Jr. and Rosa Parks sitting in the 16th Street Baptist Church with other members of the congregation behind them.
Place depicted
Birmingham, Jefferson County, Alabama, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Type
gelatin silver prints
Topic
Civil rights
Photography
United States--History--1961-1969
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2012.107.14
Restrictions & Rights
© Estate of James Karales
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f2f69bf1-ae3e-4efb-8066-90c48eb1ba1a