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Photograph by:
Lloyd W. Yearwood, American, 1925 - 2011  Search this
Subject of:
Malcolm X, American, 1925 - 1965  Search this
Kenneth David Kaunda, Zambian, 1924 - 2021  Search this
ink on paper
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)
photomechanical prints
Place made:
Harlem, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
ca. 1960
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.
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Islam  Search this
Photography  Search this
Politics  Search this
U.S. History, 1953-1961  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Lloyd W. Yearwood
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Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture