Black Panther couple listening, Free Huey Rally, De Fremery Park, Oakland, CA, No. 20

Image for Black Panther couple listening, Free Huey Rally, De Fremery Park, Oakland, CA, No. 20
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
Unidentified Woman or Women
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper with mat board
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 17 7/8 x 11 7/8 in. (45.5 x 30.2 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 14, 1968; printed 2010
Description
A black-and-white image of young African American couple standing in a crowd. Man wears a leather jacket and beret with four buttons. Woman wears a Black Panther shirt.
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, Gift of the Pirkle Jones Foundation
Object number
2012.83.3
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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