Group portrait of men and women in front of the U. S. Capitol

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  • Image for Group portrait of men and women in front of the U. S. Capitol
2 images
Created by
Rev. Anderson, Henry Clay, American, 1911 - 1998
Subject of
Unidentified Man or Men
Unidentified Woman or Women
Medium
photographic gelatin and silver on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Sheet): 8 1/8 x 10 in. (20.6 x 25.4 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Place made
Greenville, Washington County, Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date
May 1965
Description
Print which captures the featured men and women's visit to the U.S. Capitol building. They stand in the foreground with the U.S. Capitol behind them. The individuals featured stand in a semi-circle formation within the frame of the photograph.
Topic
Civil rights
Local and regional
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles Schwartz and Shawn Wilson
Object number
2012.137.3.2
Restrictions & Rights
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture

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