Photograph of Malcolm X and Kenneth Kaunda

  • Image for Photograph of Malcolm X and Kenneth Kaunda
  • Image for Photograph of Malcolm X and Kenneth Kaunda
  • Image for Photograph of Malcolm X and Kenneth Kaunda
  • Image for Photograph of Malcolm X and Kenneth Kaunda
4 images
Photograph by
Yearwood, Lloyd W., American, 1925 - 2011
Subject of
X, Malcolm, American, 1925 - 1965
Kaunda, Kenneth David, Zambian, born 1924
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (image) = 9 ½ x 7 ½ in (24.13 x 19.05 cm)
H x W (sheet) = 10 x 8 in (25.4 x 20.32 cm)
Type
photomechanical prints
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Place made
Harlem, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date
ca. 1960
Description
This black and white photograph depicts Malcolm X standing next to Kenneth Kaunda. Malcolm X wears a double breasted, dark colored trench coat and dark fedora. On his right, Kenneth Kaunda wears a light over coat with a shirt and dark tie. Both men gaze directly at the viewer. The back of the photograph has an identifying inscription and a Lloyd Yearwood label.
Topic
Africa
Civil rights
Photography
Politics (Practical)
United States--History--1953-1961
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2014.150.7.56
Restrictions & Rights
© Estate of Lloyd W. Yearwood

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