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Written by:
Alex Haley, American, 1921 - 1992  Search this
Received by:
James Baldwin, American, 1924 - 1987  Search this
Subject of:
Louis E. Lomax, American, 1922 - 1970  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 x 8 1/2 in. (27.9 x 21.6 cm)
Type:
letters (correspondence)
Place depicted:
13 Rue du Dr. M. Provencal, Cagnes-sur-Mer, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France, Europe
Date:
January 18, 1968
Description:
A typewritten letter from Alex Haley to James Baldwin in which Haley critiques a “Pittsburg Courier's" article about Malcolm X. There is a handwritten note in green ink at the bottom of the letter. The letter is signed in green ink by Haley.
Transcription Center Status:
Transcribed by digital volunteers
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communication  Search this
Literature  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of The Baldwin Family
Object number:
2011.99.28
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd55317b10e-5957-4458-b971-6a9a222967f1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.99.28