James Baldwin and Joan Baez in Selma

Image for James Baldwin and Joan Baez in Selma
Created by
Karales, James H., American, 1930 - 2002
Subject of
Baldwin, James, American, 1924 - 1987
Baez, Joan, American, born 1941
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 4 11/16 x 6 7/8 in. (11.9 x 17.5 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 4 15/16 x 7 1/16 in. (12.5 x 17.9 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted
Selma, Dallas County, Alabama, United States, North and Central America
Date
1965
Description
A black-and-white photograph of James Baldwin smiling with Joan Baez standing next to him. Three other people, whose faces are not visible, appear next to and behind them.
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
2012.107.9
Restrictions & Rights
© Estate of James Karales
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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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