Photograph of the Young Lords Party rally

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2 images
Photograph by
Maristany, Hiram, American
Subject of
Young Lords Party, American, founded 1969
Pablo Guzman
Garcia, Georgie
Flores, Herman
Luciano, Felipe, American, born 1948
Torres, Gabriel
Lemus, Georgie
Rosa, Tony
Aponte, Carlo
Diaz, Jose
Unidentified Man or Men
Unidentified Woman or Women
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 12 7/8 × 18 7/8 in. (32.7 × 47.9 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 15 15/16 × 19 15/16 in. (40.5 × 50.6 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
Place captured
Tompkins Park, New York City, New York, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date
1969
Description
A black and white photograph of the Young Lords Rally at Tompkins Square Park in 1969. On stage from left to right are Georgie Garcia, Herman Flores, Felipe Luciano, Gabriel Torres, Unknown, Pablo “Yoruba” Guzmán, and Georgie Lemus. Unknown, Tony Rosa, Carlos Aponte, and Jose “Pi” Diaz stand from left to right in front of the stage. A large group of unidentified men and women sit in chairs below the stage. A Puerto Rican flag can be seen behind the stage.
Topic
African American
Activism
Communities
Photography
Political organizations
Resistance
Urban life
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2014.186.1
Restrictions & Rights
© Hiram Maristany
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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