Created by
Lyon, Danny, American, born 1942
Subject of
Washington, Taylor, American
Donaldson, Ivanhoe, American
Ladner, Joyce Ph. D., American, born 1943
Lewis, John, American, 1940 - 2020
Richardson, Judy, American
Greene, George, American
Neblett, Seku, American
Date
1963; printed 1994
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 8 7/16 × 12 15/16 in. (21.4 × 32.9 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 10 15/16 x 13 15/16 in. (27.8 x 35.4 cm)
Description
A black-and-white photograph of a crowd of African Americans at a lunch counter; the menus on the counter identify it as Toddle House.
Place depicted
Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Movement
Civil Rights Movement
Type
gelatin silver prints
Topic
Civil rights
Photography
U.S. History, 1961-1969
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2012.107.16
Restrictions & Rights
© Danny Lyon/Magnum Photos. Permission required for use.
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f8524c0f-528d-40bf-8f22-f51bdc8f7292
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