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Deputy with gun on his hip during strike

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    United States (made)
    West Virginia (made)

  • Date:

    1935 (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    photographic paper, photography

  • Credit Line:

    Acquired from The Library of Congress, Washington D.C. in 1973.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case X, shelf 965, box B

Physical description

photographic print on paper

Place of Origin

United States (made)
West Virginia (made)


1935 (made)

Materials and Techniques

photographic paper, photography


: 13 in, : 19.5 in

Descriptive line

Photograph by Ben Shahn. 'Deputy with gun on his hip during strike'. Morgantown, West Virginia. September 1935.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Taken from Departmental Circulation Register 1973


Photographic paper






Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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