Atlanta, Georgia. A Toddle House during a Sit-In.

Image for Atlanta, Georgia. A Toddle House during a Sit-In.
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, born 1940
Richardson, Judy, American
Greene, George, American
Neblett, Seku, American
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)
Type
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted
Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date
1963; printed 1994
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.
Topic
African American
Civil Rights
Photography
United States--History--1961-1969
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2012.107.16
Restrictions & Rights
© Danny Lyon/Magnum Photos. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture