Discoveries: Images Capture Black Panther Party of the 1960s

By David Schonauer   Wednesday September 22, 2021

Not long after his mother passed away in 2018, some 40 rolls of film were unexpectedly found in the childhood home of NY Times photo editor and photographer Jeffrey Henson Scales. Included in the rolls were photographs that Scales had taken when he was a teenager — images that captured major cultural, political and social moments of the 1960s, including the Black Panther Party. They are part of the exhibition “In a Time of Panthers: The Lost Negatives,” at  the Claire Oliver Gallery in Harlem.

Read the whole story at The New York Times.


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