Ernest C. Withers (American, 1922–2007) First Desegregated Bus Ride: Dr. Martin Luther King and Rev. Ralph Abernathy on first desegregated bus, Montgomery, Alabama, December 1956, from the portfolio I am a Man, 1956 Gelatin silver print Oberlin Friends of Art Fund, 2004.6.2
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A giant Man of Steel, twice the height of the Angel of the North, is planned for the side of the M1 at Rotherham. Designs for the £2.5m sculpture, which will symbolise the region's steel and coalmining heritage, have been submitted to the local council. Funded by private enterprise, the 40-metre statue is intended to act as a gateway to South Yorkshire and help attract new business.
Love their style. walking library. The book carrier looks thin under that big coat - the shoulders must be padded to help against those tiny thin straps to hold the wooden case and books. Her hair looks shiny - sweat? Did she have to walk far carrying that? It must have gotton heavy. Was it commonplace? Was she paid? Her shoes don't look too worn but they've heels - they're not walking boots. Did she make that herself to earn money?