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Black t-shirt printed with "Black Lives Matter"

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Manufactured by
Gemrock, American, founded 1996
Worn by
Middleton, Sharon Green, American
Medium
cotton
Dimensions
H x W x D (flat): 29 1/2 × 36 1/4 × 3/16 in. (75 × 92 × 0.5 cm)
Type
T-shirts
Place used
Baltimore, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Date
2015
Description
A black T-shirt with white lettering on the front. The text on the shirt reads “BLACK / LIVES / MATTER.”
Topic
African American
Activism
Communities
Justice
Local and regional
Politics (Practical)
Race relations
Resistance
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Glenard and Sharon Middleton
Object number
2016.43.2
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification
Clothing-Historical
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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