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Lamaina (Susanna Lucia) photographs of former Black Panther Party members
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  • Language of Material: Undetermined
    Contributing Institution: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Title: Susanna Lucia Lamaina photographs of former Black Panther Party members
    creator: Lamaina, Susanna Lucia
    Identifier/Call Number: MSS.PHOTO.0283
    Physical Description: 1 Linear Feet (2 flat boxes)
    Date (inclusive): 1984-2010
    Date (bulk): bulk

    Biographical / Historical

    Each photograph in Box 2 has a separate sheet with some background information about the subject, written by the photographer

    Biographical / Historical

    Susanna Lucia Lamaina is a fine art photographer and a professor from California. Under the name Suzun Lucia Lamaina, she published the book Revolutionary grain : Celebrating the spirit of the Black Panthers in portraits and stories in 2016 using these portraits.

    Scope and Contents

    Photographs of former Black Panther Party members, including Angela Davis, Emory Douglas, Ericka Huggins, David Hilliard, Yvonne King, Cleo Silvers, Barbara Easley Cox, Celia Turner, Gladys Anderson, Kiilu Nyasha, Terry Cotton, Elbert "Big Man" Howard, Barbara Easley Cox, Cyris Innis, Jr., Pamela Hanna, Jasmine Sutton, William Johnson, Gladys Anderson, Steve Long, Sherwin Forte, John ("Long John") Washington, Eddie Conway, Hazel Mack, Michael Torrance and Robert Greer, as well as Black Panther Party associate Father Eugene Boyle. The prints are signed and dated by Lamaina on the verso, and are accompanied by printed descriptions and technical information about the photographs.

    Conditions Governing Access

    Open for research; material must be requested at least 36 hours in advance of intended use.

    Conditions Governing Use

    While Special Collections is the owner of the physical items, permission to examine collection materials is not an authorization to publish. These materials are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. Any transmission or reproduction beyond that allowed by fair use requires permission from the owners of rights, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/spc/using-collections/permission-publish.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Purchased, 2010, 2011, and 2018. Accessions 2010-208, 2011-074, 2018-058, 2018-059, and 2018-060.

    Preferred Citation

    [identification of item], Susanna Lucia Lamaina photographs of former Black Panther Party members (Mss Photo 0283). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Portrait photographs
    Lamaina, Susanna Lucia
    Black Panther Party