Marchers Settling at Camp with National guard Helicopter Overhead, Selma to Montgomery March

Photograph by
Karales, James H., American, 1930 - 2002
Created by
Rick Rhodes Photography & Imaging, LLC, American
Subject of
National Guard of the United States, American, founded 1903
Unidentified Child or Children
Unidentified Man or Men
Date
1965
Medium
digital
Dimensions
H x W: 3942pixels × 5994pixels
Description
A black-and-white digital image of two men holding an American flag with a National Guard Helicopter in the sky. The man seen in the front of the image is featured from behind, wearing a grey sweat shirt and has a hair brush in his back right jeans pocket. He is holding the edges of the flag to keep it spread flat. The man holding the other side of the flag can only partially be seen. They are standing on a grass lawn and people sitting and standing can be seen in the background on the right of the image.
Place captured
Alabama, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Type
digital images
digital media - born analog
Topic
Activism
Civil rights
Military
Photography
Resistance
United States--History--1961-1969
Youth
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
2015.129.65
Restrictions & Rights
© Estate of James Karales
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd556e71cf1-1d3c-426f-886a-f5a56eb99cab