Crowds surrounding the reflecting pool, reaching back to the Washington Monument at the March on Washington for jobs and racial equality

Image for Crowds surrounding the reflecting pool, reaching back to the Washington Monument at the March on Washington for jobs and racial equality
Created by
Davidson, Bruce, American, born 1933
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image (including black border)): 8 13/16 × 13 1/16 in. (22.4 × 33.2 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 10 15/16 x 14 in. (27.8 x 35.6 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date
1963
Description
A black-and-white photograph of the crowd at the March on Washington with a view toward the Washington Monument.
Topic
African American
Civil rights
Local and regional
Photography
United States--History--1961-1969
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2012.107.5
Restrictions & Rights
© Bruce Davidson/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

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