Nov 23, 2016
Nov 23, 2016

Line of Unemployed Men, New York City

Line of Unemployed Men, New York City

1963 (printed before 1975)

Leonard Freed

(American, 1929–2006)

Gelatin silver print

Image: 16.2 x 24 cm (6 3/8 x 9 7/16 in.); Paper: 20.3 x 25.2 cm (8 x 9 15/16 in.)

Gift of Michael Mattis and Judith Hochberg 2016.280


Did you know?

In 1963, the year Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his “I Have a Dream” speech, the unemployment rate in the United States was 5% for whites and 10.9% for blacks.

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