Photograph by
Yearwood, Lloyd W., American, 1925 - 2011
Subject of
Kaunda, Kenneth David, Zambian, 1924 - 2021
Date
ca. 1960
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (image): 7 6/16 x 9 6/16 in (18.73 x 23.81 cm)
Description
This black and white photograph depicts Kenneth Kaunda at a podium. Wearing a light colored suit and a dark tie, he stands with his hands in his pockets as he addresses a large crowd that surrounds him. He stands between an American flag and an unidentifiable flag. In the background is a street scene with shops, including one whose name can be partially read “...History/..Outlet/ ...Hundred Million/ Colored People." The back of the photograph has an identifying inscription and a Lloyd Yearwood stamp.
Place made
Harlem, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Movement
Pan Africanism
Type
photomechanical prints
Topic
Activism
Africa
Photography
Politics
U.S. History, 1961-1969
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2014.150.5.16
Restrictions & Rights
© Estate of Lloyd W. Yearwood
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51c5decff-f34a-4028-ba95-03ed2ba0655f
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