James Baldwin conversing with sailors from the U.S. Sixth Fleet in front of the Blue Mosque, Istanbul, 1965

Image for James Baldwin conversing with sailors from the U.S. Sixth Fleet in front of the Blue Mosque, Istanbul, 1965
2 images
Created by
Pakay, Sedat, Turkish, 1945 - 2016
Subject of
Baldwin, James, American, 1924 - 1987
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W: 13 15/16 x 10 15/16 in. (35.4 x 27.8 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
Place captured
Istanbul, Turkey, Middle East, Asia
Date
1965
Description
A black-and-white photograph of James Baldwin standing with sailors in front of the Sultan Ahmed Mosque.
Topic
African American
Literature
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2011.20.4
Restrictions & Rights
© Sedat Pakay 1965
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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