Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art: Feminist Art Base: Nancy Floyd

Clair Sherwood with her Guns and her Grandmother's Quilt, Atlanta, Georgia

Clair Sherwood with her Guns and her Grandmother

Nancy Floyd. Clair Sherwood with her Guns and her Grandmother's Quilt, Atlanta, Georgia, 1997.

Description:
This photograph is from a series titled She’s Got a Gun. The photography exhibition includes twenty photographs from fifteen years of research, and the book, published by Temple University Press in 2008, combines personal storytelling with a visual history of women and guns in America, 1850 to the present.

Medium:
Photography

Tags:
police, self-defense, Olympics, shooting competition, sports, rifle, woman, gun, photograph, military

Images
Sandy Fong, second place. The WomenThe WomenA1C Ashley-Ann Cady with M24 (Remington 700 bolt action rifle), Moody Air Force Base, GeorgiaOfficer Audrey Jenkins with 9mm Smith & Wesson, model 5903, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GeorgiaMaggie C. Brown in her garden with her Remington Single Shot .22, Farmington, GeorgiaSharp Shooter Karen Bowker with Smith & Wesson Model 41, Santa Ana, CaliforniaClair Sherwood with her Guns and her Grandmother

Videos
Weathering Time

Location
Atlanta, Georgia
USA

Contact
nancy@gsu.edu

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