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Photograph of the Wall of Respect, circa 1967, from the Jeff Donaldson papers, 1918-2009, bulk 1966-2003

Photograph of the Wall of Respect, circa 1967

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Title: Photograph of the Wall of Respect

Date: circa 1967

Physical Details: 1 photographic print on board : b&w ; 19 x 25 cm

Description: Photograph of the Wall of Respect, an outdoor mural created in 1967 on the exterior of a building at 43rd and Langley in the South Side of Chicago. The mural was conceived and executed by visual artists in the Organization for Black American Culture (OBAC). The wall features "Black Heroes" of African American history and culture.

Creator: Unidentified

Forms part of: Jeff Donaldson papers, 1918-2009, bulk 1966-2003

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Photograph of the Wall of Respect, circa 1967 / unidentified photographer. Jeff Donaldson papers, 1918-2009, bulk 1966-2003. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 18599