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Photograph by:
Lloyd W. Yearwood, American, 1925 - 2011  Search this
Subject of:
Kenneth David Kaunda, Zambian, 1924 - 2021  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 7 6/16 x 9 6/16 in (18.73 x 23.81 cm)
Type:
photomechanical prints
Place made:
Harlem, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1960
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.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Africa  Search this
Photography  Search this
Politics  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
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
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Movement:
Pan Africanism
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51c5decff-f34a-4028-ba95-03ed2ba0655f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.150.5.16