Photograph of Malcolm X and Kenneth Kaunda shaking hands

Photograph by
Yearwood, Lloyd W., American, 1925 - 2011
Subject of
X, Malcolm, American, 1925 - 1965
Kaunda, Kenneth David, Zambian, 1924 - 2021
Date
ca. 1960
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (image): 9 11/16 x 7 ½ in (24.60 x 19.05 cm)
H x W (sheet): 10 x 8 in (25.4 x 20.32 cm)
Description
This black and white photograph depicts Malcolm X shaking hands with an Kenneth Kaunda. Malcolm X wears a trench coat, a dark tie and light shirt, and dark fedora. Kaunda standing to his left wears a jacket and tie. The back of the photograph has a Lloyd Yearwood stamp.
Place made
Harlem, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Type
gelatin silver prints
Topic
Civil rights
Photography
U.S. History, 1961-1969
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2014.150.2.18
Restrictions & Rights
© Estate of Lloyd W. Yearwood
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b4b98468-052f-4c3f-a949-43822e1cb4d8
2 image(s)