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Malcolm X (1925-1965) Eight Contact Sheets of Photographs Taken by Robert Haggins (1922-2006)

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2764B
Lot:
66
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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2764B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Malcolm X (1925-1965) Eight Contact Sheets of Photographs Taken by Robert Haggins (1922-2006)
All but one depict Malcolm X: his family, rallies, speaking in public, and his funeral; stamps, dates, and notations regarding which images to print in Haggins's hand on recto of three sheets; dates, locations and other information on versos of most; one folded, chipped with loss, corner damage; one contact sheet contains only images of a young saxophonist, all 8 x 10 in. (8)
Estimate $700-900


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Robert Haggins, young saxophonist

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