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Finding Aid to the Eldridge Cleaver Photograph Collection, 1966-circa 1982
BANC PIC 1991.078  
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Prints

Note

Please note: some prints taken during Cleaver's exile from 1968-1975 were printed a number of years after his return and bear laboratory date markings to that effect.
PIC_box 1

Black Panther Party 1966-1971

PIC_box 1

Black Panther Party: people, campaigns

PIC_box 1

Beverly Axelrod 1967

PIC_box 1

Eldridge Cleaver and Beverly Axelrod

PIC_box 1

Black Panther Party: Alprentice "Bunchy" Carter portrait 1969

PIC_box 1

Exile: Cuba and Algeria 1968-1969

PIC_box 1

Exile: Portraits of Black Panther Party International members in Algeria circa 1969-1972

PIC_box 1

Exile: U.S. People's Anti-Imperialist Delegation tour of North Korea, China and Vietnam 1970

Physical Description: 5 folders
box 1, folder 12

[Eldridge Cleaver] Power Salute #1. 1970 BANC PIC 1991.078--PIC

Physical Description: 1 photograph

Scope and Content Note

Eldridge Cleaver with raised fist in a trench, North Vietnam.

Additional Note

Caption from back of print.
box 1, folder 12

Eldridge Cleaver and U.S. People's Anti-Imperialist Delegation giving raised fist salute, North Vietnam. 1970 BANC PIC 1991.078--PIC

Physical Description: 1 photograph
box 1, folder 12

Cleaver and U.S. People's Anti-Imperialist Delegation in front of Tiananmen. 1970 BANC PIC 1991.078--PIC

Physical Description: 1 photograph
box 1, folder 12

Eldridge Cleaver in China. 1970 BANC PIC 1991.078--PIC

Physical Description: 1 photograph
box 1, folder 12

Eldridge Cleaver walking along path in China. 1970 BANC PIC 1991.078--PIC

Physical Description: 1 photograph
PIC_box 2

Exile: U.S. People's Anti-Imperialist Delegation tour of North Korea, China and Vietnam 1970

Physical Description: 3 folders
PIC_box 2

Exile: Salvador Allende's visit to Algeria 1972 December

PIC_box 2

Exile: Paris street scenes circa 1973-1975

PIC_box 2

Exile: Paris portraits 1974

PIC_box 2

Exile: Paris portraits; preparing to return to U.S. 1975

box 2, folder 7

Eldridge Cleaver in front of press clippings on wall of room in Paris. 1975 BANC PIC 1991.078--PIC

Physical Description: 1 photograph

Additional Note

Photo by David Graeme-Baker, Sipa Press.
box 2, folder 7

Eldridge and Kathleen Cleaver entering American Embassy with lawyer Carl Salans, Place de Madeleine, Paris. 1975 BANC PIC 1991.078--PIC

Physical Description: 1 photograph
PIC_box 2

Meeting press upon return to U.S. 1975

PIC_box 2

Alameda County Jail 1976

PIC_box 2

Press conference after release from prison 1976 August 13

PIC_box 2

Pamphlet: "Eldridge Cleaver at Exile's End" 1976

PIC_box 2

Church: "25 Years of Miracles" 1976

PIC_box 2

Church: Eldridge Cleaver baptism circa 1977

PIC_box 2

Church: Youth For Christ rally, San Diego 1977 February 25

PIC_box 2

Church: speech at St. Stephen's, San Diego 1977 July

Physical Description: 3 folders
PIC_box 2

Church: Melodyland Christian Center, Anaheim, with Rev. Ralph Wilkerson and Charles Colson 1977 August

PIC_box 2

Church meetings 1977 August

PIC_box 2

Church: Chico testimony 1977

PIC_box 2

Church: "Eldridge Cleaver Crusades" 1977

PIC_box 3

Church meetings [from disassembled album] circa late 1970s

PIC_box 3

Miscellaneous church meetings and speeches late 1970s - early 1980s

Physical Description: 5 folders
PIC_box 3

Hope College speaking engagement 1977 October

PIC_box 3

Speaking engagement: Prison Fellowship Banquet, Denver 1977 October 15

PIC_box 3

Speaking engagement: Oahu Prison 1978 February

PIC_box 3

Miscellaneous speaking engagements circa late 1970s

PIC_box 3

Speaking engagement: U.S. out of El Salvador 1981

PIC_box 3

Speaking engagement: San Jose circa 1981

PIC_box 3

Speaking engagement: San Jose State University 1982

PIC_box 3

Miscellaneous speaking engagements circa early 1980s

Physical Description: 2 folders
PIC_box 4

Interview: "Meet the Press" 1976

PIC_box 4

Miscellaneous interviews 1970s-1980s

Physical Description: 2 folders
PIC_box 4

Interview with KCBS and others at home 1982

PIC_box 4

4th of July Political Campaign late 1970s?

PIC_box 4

Clothing store circa 1975

PIC_box 4

Gay Pride Parade, San Francisco circa 1977

PIC_box 4

Eldridge Cleaver office? circa 1976

PIC_box 4

Eldridge Cleaver office "Going-Away Party" for staff member 1977

PIC_box 5

Family: children Joju and Maceo late 1960s-early 1970s

PIC_box 5

Family and friends 1960s - 1980s

Physical Description: 2 folders
PIC_box 5

Huey Newton [unidentified event] 1970s

PIC_box 5

Eldridge Cleaver and Ruth Carter Stapleton

PIC_box 5

Eldridge Cleaver and Sen. Frank Church at Vanderbilt University 1977

PIC_box 5

Eldridge Cleaver with Charles Colson

PIC_box 5

Eldridge Cleaver with others, unidentified

PIC_box 5

Eldridge Cleaver portraits

Physical Description: 5 folders
PIC_box 5

Eldridge Cleaver miscellaneous snapshots

AX_box 1

Proofs: Korea, Vietnam, China 1970

Additional Note

Contact sheets.
 

Proofs: Algeria, including Allende visit (Dec. 1972) and family 1972 December, undated

Additional Note

Contact sheets.
 

Proofs: France circa 1973 - 1975

Additional Note

Contact sheets.
 

Eldridge Cleaver filling out papers at American Embassy in Paris to return to U.S. 1975 November 17

 

Enlarged snapshots: Eldridge Cleaver Crusade, clothing shop 1977 circa 1975

 

Unidentified church events

Physical Description: 2 folders
 

Kathleen Cleaver at a protest and Black Panther Party rally

Additional Note

Contact sheets.
 

Family

 

Portraits, Paris 1975

 

Proofs: portraits circa 1970s

 

Portraits: Eldridge Cleaver speaking circa 1970s

 

S.F. Examiner portraits 1984

Additional Note

Includes a letter from the photographer.
 

Unidentified construction site

 

Eldridge Cleaver family

Scope and Content Note

Homemade poster found with items in AX box folder Eldridge Cleaver family.
 

Slides

PIC_box 6

Chico testimony 1977

PIC_box 6

Speech at St. Stephen's 1977 July

PIC_box 6

Gospel concert, Center of Hope Church, Oakland Calif. 1977 August

PIC_box 6

Eldridge Cleaver at Christian Businessmen's Club 1977 August

PIC_box 6

Eldridge Cleaver Crusade 1977 August- October

PIC_box 6

Melodyland with Charles Colson 1977 September

PIC_box 6

Hope College visit with Charles Colson 1977

PIC_box 6

Unidentified speaking engagements

PIC_box 6

Campaigns?

Physical Description: 2 folders
PIC_box 6

Eldridge Cleaver at unidentified events and at his office

Physical Description: 3 folders
PIC_box 6

Los Altos home with family 1977 August

 

Negatives

Note

Prints are available for many negatives. Roll numbers noted on negative sleeves are transcribed from original negative envelopes.
NEG_box 1

Black Panther Party: Stokely Carmichael and Eldridge Cleaver speaking at U.C. Berkeley

NEG_box 1

Exile: Asia (N. Korea, Vietnam, China) 1970

Note

[some prints available]
NEG_box 2

Exile: Asia (N. Korea, Vietnam, China) 1970

Note

[some prints available]
NEG_box 2

Exile: N. Korea: birthday party for Maceo Cleaver given by Madame Kim Il Sung 1970

NEG_box 2

Exile: Family in Algeria circa 1969-1973

NEG_box 2

Exile: Salvador Allende in Algeria 1972 December

Note

[some prints available]
NEG_box 2

Exile: Paris circa 1973-1975

Note

[some prints available]
NEG_box 2

Church: Youth for Christ rally, San Diego 1977 February 25

Note

[some prints available]
NEG_box 2

Church: Portland, Ore. 1977 April

NEG_box 2

Church: Mother's Day, San Francisco Christian Center 1977 May 9

NEG_box 2

Church: St. Stephen's, San Diego 1977 July

Note

[some prints available]
NEG_box 2

Church: Cleaver Crusades 1977

Note

[some prints available]
NEG_box 3

Church: Mt. Hermon

NEG_box 3

Church: San Francisco Christian School

NEG_box 3

Church: Paradise Baptist Church

NEG_box 3

Church: National Evangelical Convention San Francisco

NEG_box 3

Church: Cow Palace, San Francisco, meeting

NEG_box 3

Church: Vancouver B.C. and Seattle

NEG_box 3

Speaking engagement: Vanderbilt University 1977 March

Note

[some prints available]
NEG_box 3

Speaking engagement: Prison Fellowship Banquet, Denver 1977 October 15

Note

[some prints available]
NEG_box 3

Speaking engagement: Hope College, Mich. 1977 October

Note

[some prints available]
NEG_box 3

Speaking engagement: U.S. out of El Salvador 1981

Note

[some prints available]
NEG_box 3

Yosemite vacation, miscellaneous speeches circa 1981

NEG_box 3

Speaking engagement: U.C. Davis

NEG_box 3

Speaking engagement: Father's Day

NEG_box 3

Unidentified speeches

NEG_box 3

Press conference on civil rights suit

NEG_box 3

Gay Pride Parade, San Francisco

Note

[prints available]
NEG_box 3

Kathleen Cleaver speaking

Note

[some prints available]
NEG_box 3

Family: Joju and Maceo

Note

[some prints available]
NEG_box 3

Eldridge Cleaver home, Los Altos, Calif.

box 3

Eldridge Cleaver and unidentified friends

NEG_box 3

Eldridge Cleaver and Ruth Carter Stapleton

Note

[prints available]
NEG_box 3

Unidentified events

NEG_box 3

Portraits

Note

[some prints available]