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Actor Speaks at Malcolm's Funeral: New York: Negro actor-playwright Ossie Davis speaks to crowd of some 1,000 persons attending funeral for slain Negro extremist Malcolm X at the Faith Temple, Church of God in Christ, February 27th. Davis praised Malcol


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American (New York, New York 1945 - 1984 St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands)
Actor Speaks at Malcolm's Funeral: New York: Negro actor-playwright Ossie Davis speaks to crowd of some 1,000 persons attending funeral for slain Negro extremist Malcolm X at the Faith Temple, Church of God in Christ, February 27th. Davis praised Malcolm as a "man who could unite many diverse elements." Messages from Negro and civil rights leaders from around the nation were read during the service., February 27, 1965
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American
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20th century
Creation Place: New York City, New York, United States
Gelatin silver print
image: 19.4 x 24.1 cm (7 5/8 x 9 1/2 in.)
sheet: 20.4 x 25.3 cm (8 1/16 x 9 15/16 in.)
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Barbara Robinson
, 2007.184.1.171
Department of Photographs
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