Scene from Tulsa Race Riot June 1st 1921

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Description
This black-and-white photographic postcard, titled Scene from Tulsa Race Riot June 1st 1921 depicts a group of men and women standing along the side of the road in front of two cars. The men to the right of the image are armed.
Created by
Unidentified
Owned by
Kavin Ross, American
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Exhibition
Power of Place
On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 051
1921
Object number
2011.175.10
Topic
African American
Hate crimes
Photography
Race relations
Race riots
Violence
Place depicted
Tulsa, Tulsa County, Oklahoma, United States, North and Central America
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper, with ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 3 3/8 x 5 1/2 in. (8.6 x 14 cm)
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Type
gelatin silver prints
photographic postcards