Photo, Print, Drawing Edmund Pettus Bridge, Selma, Alabama
About this Item
- Edmund Pettus Bridge, Selma, Alabama
- Highsmith, Carol M., 1946-, photographer
Created / Published
- 2010 April 7.
- - United States--Alabama--Selma
- - Edmund Pettus Bridge
- - Bridges
- - America
- Digital photographs--Color--2000-2010.
- Digital photographs--Color--2000-2010
- - The Pettus Bridge was the site of Bloody Sunday (March 7, 1965), where state and local lawmen attacked civil rights demonstrators who were attempting to march from Selma to the state capital Montgomery. Named for Edmund Winston Pettus, a Confederate brigadier general and U.S. Senator, the bridge carries U.S. Route 80 over the Alabama River and is part of the Selma-to-Montgomery National Historic Trail.
- - Title, date, subject note, and keywords provided by the photographer.
- - Photographer's choice (Alabama project).
- - Credit line: The George F. Landegger Collection of Alabama Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.
- - Gift; George F. Landegger; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:090).
- - Forms part of: George F. Landegger Collection of Alabama Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive.
- 1 photograph : digital, TIFF file, color.
Call Number/Physical Location
- LC-DIG-highsm- 07312 (ONLINE) [P&P]
- Highsmith, Carol M., 1946- Carol M. Highsmith Archive.
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
- highsm 07312 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/highsm.07312
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-DIG-highsm-07312 (original digital file)
- No known restrictions on publication.
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Chicago citation style:
Highsmith, Carol M, photographer. Edmund Pettus Bridge, Selma, Alabama. United States Alabama Selma, 2010. April 7. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2010646613/.
APA citation style:
Highsmith, C. M., photographer. (2010) Edmund Pettus Bridge, Selma, Alabama. United States Alabama Selma, 2010. April 7. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2010646613/.
MLA citation style:
Highsmith, Carol M, photographer. Edmund Pettus Bridge, Selma, Alabama. April 7. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2010646613/>.