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[CIVIL RIGHTS - SNCC] LYON, Danny, photographer. Is He Protecting You? Atlanta, GA: Lincoln Lithograph Company, [ca 1963-64].

22 x 14 in. poster (creased, 4 1/4 in. tear to lower left repaired with transparent tape on verso, multiple pinholes to each corner). 

Part of a series of 5 posters produced by the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee featuring photography by Danny Lyon (b. 1942), this poster depicts a Mississippi highway patrolman standing with his arms crossed. The original photograph taken in 1962 was titled, in part, "Waiting for James Meredith, the First African American to Register at the University of Mississippi."

 

 

Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$1,500
02/18/2021

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