Stephen Shames Black Panther photograph collection [graphic]. 1967-1972, printed ca. 2001.


Stephen Shames Black Panther photograph collection [graphic]. 1967-1972, printed ca. 2001.

Images of Black Panther Party leaders, members, and others at various events and rallies in the San Francisco Bay Area. Included are Bobby Seale, Eldridge Cleaver, Kathleen Cleaver, George Murray, Reies Tijerina, Charles Garry, Angela Davis, David Hilliard, Huey Newton, and George Jackson.

29 photographic prints : b&w ; 11 x 14 in.

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Black Panther Party (corporateBody)

The Black Panther Party was founded in Oakland, California in 1966 by Huey P. Newton and Bobby Seale. The philosophy of the Black Panthers, known as their ten-point program, combined Marxist socialism and black nationalism with demands for land, housing, education, justice and peace. By 1969 the Black Panthers had become known nationally. From the guide to the Black Panther Party FBI file, 1967-1969, (The New York Public Library. Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manusc...

Cleaver, Kathleen (person)

Seale, Bobby, 1936-.... (person)

Hilliard, David A. (David Alan), 1963- (person)

Murray, George Mason (person)

Tijerina, Reies (person)

José Angel Gutierrez, Reies Lopez Tijerina, Rudolfo "Corky" Gonzales (L-R) In El Paso, Texas at the first National Convention of La Raza Unida Party, 1972. Part of Part of Reies Tijerina Pictorial Collection, PICT 000-654-0001-0149 (Box 1, Folder 2). Chicano land grant activist Reies Lopez Tijerina was born September 21, 1926 in Poth, Texas, to migrant workers Antonio and Erlinda Lopez Tijerina. Tijerina enrolled in the Latin American Bible School in Saspamco, Texas in 1...

Garry, Charles R., 1909- (person)

David Hilliard was the chief of staff of the Black Panther Party. From the description of Charles R. Garry letter : to California Adult Authority, 1972 Sept. 15. (University of California, Berkeley). WorldCat record id: 76872938 ...

Shames, Stephen (person)

Newton, Huey P. (person)

Jackson, George, 1941-1971 (person)

Cleaver, Eldridge, 1935-1998 (person)

Co-founder of Black Panther Party, presidential candidate of the Peace and Freedom Party (1968), and author of Soul on Ice. From the description of Papers ca. 1969-1977. (Denver Public Library). WorldCat record id: 55998690 Eldridge Cleaver was born August 3, 1935 in Wabbaseka, Arkansas. During his youth he was convicted of various drug and assault charges and spent time in reformatories and prisons. His experiences led him to become a follower of Malcolm X and the Nation of...