Malcolm X, 369th Armory, Harlem

Image for Malcolm X, 369th Armory, Harlem
Created by
Draper, Louis H., American, 1935 - 2002
Subject of
X, Malcolm, American, 1925 - 1965
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 8 11/16 x 13 in. (22.1 x 33 cm)
H x W (Image and Sheet): 11 x 13 7/8 in. (27.9 x 35.3 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Place depicted
Harlem, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date
1964
Description
A gelatin silver print of Malcolm X speaking in front of the 369th Regiment Armory. Malcolm X is visible through the dark silhouettes of the people standing between him and the photographer.
Topic
Oratory
Photography
Politics (Practical)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Nell Draper-Winston
Object number
2013.66.4
Restrictions & Rights
© The Louis Draper Archive

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