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University of Mississippi Campus where James Meredith Tried to Register as the First Black Student

A work made of gelatin silver print.

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print.

Date:

1962

Artist:

Danny Lyon
American, born 1942

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Artist

Danny Lyon

Title

University of Mississippi Campus where James Meredith Tried to Register as the First Black Student

Origin

United States

Date

Made 1962

Medium

Gelatin silver print

Inscriptions

Unmarked recto; verso unchecked

Dimensions

23.2 × 34.3 cm (image/paper); 27.7 × 40.6 cm (mount)

Credit Line

Restricted gift of Samuel W. Sax

Reference Number

1983.316

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