Passive Resistance Training, Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC)

Photograph by
Karales, James H., American, 1930 - 2002
Created by
Rick Rhodes Photography & Imaging, LLC, American
Subject of
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, American, 1960 - 1970s
Morehouse College, American, founded 1867
Unidentified Man or Men
Unidentified Woman or Women
Date
1960
Medium
digital
Dimensions
H x W: 3061pixels × 4200pixels
Description
A black-and-white digital image of two men standing and a woman seated. The man on the far left is lunging toward the seated woman with his arms outstretched. He is in profile to the viewer and is wearing a light top and dark pants. He is directly in front of the second man whose face cannot be seen by the viewer. The second man is wearing a plaid shirt and light pants. His arm is raised holding a roll of paper. The woman is seated on the right of the image with her arms folded in her lap and her hands resting on her right side. She is wearing a patterned dress and looking to the left of the image. A window and chair are shown in the background of the room.
Place captured
Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Type
digital images
digital media - born analog
Topic
Activism
Civil rights
Education
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)
Photography
Political organizations
Resistance
United States--History--1953-1961
Violence
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Monica Karales and the Estate of James Karales
Object number
2015.129.3
Restrictions & Rights
© Estate of James Karales
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5627ad724-1582-4913-8bf0-66cc7af61e51