Memorial Service for James Chaney, Mickey Schwerner, and Andrew Goodman

Image for Memorial Service for James Chaney, Mickey Schwerner, and Andrew Goodman
Created by
Prince, David, American, born 1942
Subject of
Chaney, James, American, 1943 - 1964
Schwerner, Michael, American, 1939 - 1964
Goodman, Andrew, American, 1943 - 1964
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image and Sheet): 13 x 8 1/2 in. (33 x 21.6 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted
Neshoba County, Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Date
1964
Description
A black-and-white photograph of an African American child whose right hand appears to be bandaged.
Topic
African American
Civil rights
Hate crimes
Photography
United States--History--1961-1969
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Howard Greenberg Gallery
Object number
2012.169.7
Restrictions & Rights
©David Prince
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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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