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Malcolm X (1925-1965) Thirteen Photographs Taken Speaking at Rallies by Robert Haggins (1922-2006)

Auction:
2764B
Lot:
76
Sold for:
$738$600

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

Description:

Malcolm X (1925-1965) Thirteen Photographs Taken Speaking at Rallies by Robert Haggins (1922-2006)
Black-and-white photographs, 1962-1964, taken at Harlem street rallies, depicting Malcolm X while speaking at the podium or traveling by foot with an entourage to a public speaking event; one titled, "Back from Mecca, 1964" in Haggins's hand on the verso, all with Haggins's stamps on the verso, most with notes in Haggins's hand on the location and year of the rally, one photograph is 8 x 8 in., all others 8 x 10 in. (13)
Estimate $1,200-1,500


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Robert Haggins, Mecca

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