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Created by:
Monroe S. Frederick II, American, born 1935  Search this
Subject of:
David Nelson, American  Search this
Gylan Kain, American  Search this
Amiri Baraka, American, 1934 - 2014  Search this
Felipe Luciano, American, born 1947  Search this
Owned by:
Herbert Danska, American, born 1927  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 x 8 1/4 in. (20.3 x 21 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Date:
1969
Description:
Black-and-white group photograph of Amiri Baraka, American writer of poetry with members of New York-based spoken word group, The Last Poets. From left to right: David Nelson, Gylan Kain, Amiri Baraka, and Felipe Luciano. The photograph appears to have been altered with an approximately 2 inch wide section on the left side removed.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Communities  Search this
Hip-hop (Music)  Search this
Identity  Search this
Literature  Search this
Photography  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Spoken word (Poetry)  Search this
U.S. History, 1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.21.5.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© Monroe S. Frederick II
Permission required for use. Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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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
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd582f4ac44-496b-41c9-81dc-af38583d78ee
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.21.5.3