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Coming Into Montgomery

Object Details

Date
1965; printed 1995
Created by
Spider Martin, American, 1939 - 2003
Subject of
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., American, 1929 - 1968
Coretta Scott King, American, 1927 - 2006
Unidentified Man or Men
Unidentified Woman or Women
Description
A black-and-white photograph of Martin Luther King, Jr. leading marchers into Montgomery, Alabama, during the "Selma to Montgomery" march.
Place depicted
Montgomery, Alabama, United States, North and Central America
Topic
African American
Civil Rights
Photography
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Movement
Civil Rights Movement
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2011.14.1
Type
gelatin silver prints
Restrictions & Rights
© 1965 Spider Martin
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 8 1/2 x 13 1/2 in. (21.6 x 34.3 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.6 cm)
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5eea14fbb-489f-47db-94c6-3e83fcf2307e
Record ID
nmaahc_2011.14.1

Coming Into Montgomery

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