Final Call

Image for Final Call
Created by
Terry, Roderick, American
Subject of
Unidentified Man or Men
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 13 11/16 x 10 5/8 in. (34.8 x 27 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 14 x 11 in. (35.6 x 27.9 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted
National Mall, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date
October 16, 1995
Description
This black-and-white photograph depicts a man in a suit and bowtie holding a copy of "The Final Call" paper in his right hand. The front page reads “SOUVENIR EDITION / A HOLY DAY / THE MILLION MAN MARCH / October 16, 1995." The man holds additional copies of the paper under his left arm. He leans forward slightly and gazes directly at the viewer. In the background is a milling crowd, out of focus.
Topic
African American
Activism
Civil rights
Local and regional
Men
Photography
Religious groups
United States--History--1969-2001
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Roderick Terry
Object number
2013.99.10
Restrictions & Rights
© Roderick Terry
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series
One Million Strong
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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