Digital image of protesters linking arms in front of police

Image for Digital image of protesters linking arms in front of police
Photograph by
Gibbs, Jermaine, American
Subject of
Gray, Freddie, American, 1990 - 2015
Unidentified Man or Men
Medium
digital
Dimensions
H x W: 4016pixels × 4835pixels
Type
digital images
digital media - born digital
Place captured
Baltimore, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Date
April 25, 2015
Caption
This image was captured on April 25, 2015, the day of a major peace rally and later uprisings in Baltimore following the death of 25-year-old Freddie Gray. Gray died from spinal cord injuries sustained while in police custody.
Description
This black and white digital image depicts protesters linking arms in front of police. The man closest to the camera is wearing a t-shirt, hoodie and baseball cap. The man standing to his right is wearing a polo shirt, [AIR FORCE] baseball cap and eye glasses. The man next to him is wearing a denim jacket, eye glasses and a baseball cap with the Baltimore Ravens logo on it. Police in riot gear are visible behind them to the right side of the photograph.
55.57 MB
Topic
African American
Activism
Justice
Local and regional
Race relations
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Jermaine Gibbs
Object number
2016.61.17
Restrictions & Rights
© Jermaine Gibbs
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title
Jermaine Johnson/Gibbs Photography Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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