Photograph by
Jones, Pirkle, American, 1914 - 2009
Printed by
Palm Press, American, founded 1977
Subject of
Black Panther Party, American, 1966 - 1982
Unidentified Man or Men
Date
July 30, 1968, printed 2011
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper with mat board
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 14 × 14 in. (35.6 × 35.6 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 19 7/8 × 15 7/8 in. (50.5 × 40.3 cm)
H x W (Mat): 28 x 22 in. (71.1 x 55.9 cm)
Description
A black-and-white image of three African American men wearing leather jackets and berets and carrying Free Huey banners on the court house steps.
Place depicted
Oakland, Alameda County, California, United States, North and Central America
Portfolio/Series
A Photo Essay on The Black Panthers, 1968
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Topic
Photography
Politics
Social reform
U.S. History, 1961-1969
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2012.149.1
Restrictions & Rights
© Regents of the University of California
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd526f54734-b093-4814-9094-4d4b00d1f0d4
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