(Baltimore, Maryland, 1948)
"Cuesta del Plomo," a well-known site of many assassinations carried out by the National Guard, where people searched daily for missing persons, Managua, Nicaragua from the series Nicaragua
This artwork is not currently on view. The museum is closed during our expansion
12 3/4 in. x 19 in. (32.39 cm x 48.26 cm)
Purchase through a gift of Photowings through Suzie Katz and Anonymous Fund
© Susan Meiselas / Magnum Photos
corpses, bodies, murders, genocide
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