Created by
Kleina, Bernard, American
Subject of
Dr. King, Martin Luther Jr., American, 1929 - 1968
Unidentified Man or Men
King, Martin Luther III, American, born 1957
Date
July 10, 1966; printed 2012
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 8 3/4 x 7 7/16 in. (22.2 x 18.9 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 11 x 8 1/2 in. (27.9 x 21.6 cm)
Description
A color photograph of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr walking down the street. Wearing a white short-sleeved shirt, a black tie, black pants, he is looking to the left of the viewer. Behind him is a man in a straw hat and another man in a green shirt and glasses. In the foreground is Martin Luther King III, wearing a white short-sleeved shirt, black tie and glasses, looking to the viewer's right.
Place depicted
Grant Park, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Movement
Civil Rights Movement
Chicago Freedom Movement
Type
portraits
inkjet prints
Topic
Civil rights
Photography
Race discrimination
U.S. History, 1961-1969
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Bernard J. Kleina and Susan Keleher Kleina
Object number
2013.140.7
Restrictions & Rights
© Bernard J. Kleina
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd54fda5701-da8a-4eef-b03c-2335d18337c0
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