Black Panther demonstration, Alameda Co. Court House, Oakland, California, during Huey Newton's trial, #71

Image for Black Panther demonstration, Alameda Co. Court House, Oakland, California, during Huey Newton's trial, #71
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
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)
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted
Oakland, Alameda County, California, United States, North and Central America
Date
July 30, 1968, printed 2011
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.
Topic
African American
Photography
Politics (Practical)
Social reform
United States--History--1961-1969
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2012.149.1
Restrictions & Rights
© 2011 Pirkle Jones Foundation
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series
A Photo Essay on The Black Panthers, 1968
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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