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Malcolm X (1925-1965) and Others, Twelve Photographs Taken by Robert Haggins (1922-2006)

Auction:
2764B
Lot:
65
Sold for:
$431$350

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2764B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Malcolm X (1925-1965) and Others, Twelve Photographs Taken by Robert Haggins (1922-2006)
Black-and-white photographs, early 1960s, including seven photographs of Malcolm X, one with his two oldest daughters; one with Adam Clayton Powell Jr. (1908-1972), one with Muhammad Ali, others of the civil rights leader speaking; and five other photographs featuring Malcolm X's associates, including Dick Gregory (b. 1932) and others, many with Haggins's inked stamp on the verso, some dated and titled in his hand, all 8 x 10 in. (12)
Estimate $700-900


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Keywords

Robert Haggins, civil rights leader, Adam Clayton Powell Jr., Dick Gregory, Muhammad Ali

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