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Freedom fund marches led by Rosemary Freeman and Mrs. Bernard Lang, march in St. Paul, Minnesota after holding a fund raiser for striking Greenwood, Mississippi plantation workers, August 1965
Vintage ferrotyped gelatin silver print on paper
7 9/16 x 9 3/4 in. (19.21 x 24.77 cm)

Creation Place: North America
Technique: Photography
Credit Line: Restricted gift of Michael Mattis and Judy Hochberg in honor of Myrlie Evers-Williams.
Accession Number: P2021.13.609

On verso: typewritten label with artist's credit, title and date affixed, manuscript title, date stamp and newspaper caption affixed.

Ferrotyped prints have a sensitive surface, usually shiny and thinner, because they are put through a press while still wet. Ferrotyping makes the surface of the photograph smoother. Light does not scatter as much on a smoother surface, so this increases contrast. That makes ferrotyped images better for press photography.

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  • Image Dimensions: 7 9/16 x 9 3/4 in. (19.21 x 24.77 cm) Measured by Cornejo-Reynoso, Aitzin
  • Sheet Dimensions: 8 1/16 x 10 in. (20.48 x 25.4 cm) Measured by Cornejo-Reynoso, Aitzin

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