View of members from Daddy Twofoot performing during the "Free Bill Johnson" rally in Tallahassee, Florida.

View of members from Daddy Twofoot performing during the "Free Bill Johnson" rally in Tallahassee, Florida.


Image Number

  • JB00146

Year

  • 1971

Date Note

  • Photographed on July 31, 1971.

Series Title

General Note

  • Edward Allen Johnson Jr., 19, was arrested on June 2, 1970 for the May 18, 1970 firebombing of the Tallahassee Furniture Company building. He was a member of the Tallahassee branch of the Malcolm X United Liberation Front (established in Tallahassee in early 1970). The group held numerous public demonstrations to free him, including a 7-day conference at Florida A&M University in September 1970. Spokesmen for the Liberation Front often referred to Johnson as a "political prisoner."

Rights

    Biography Note

  • Buckley's photography focused primarily on civil rights demonstrations, anti-war rallies, anti-nuclear demonstrations, and women's rights demonstrations.

Photographer/Personal Author

Physical Description

  • 1 photonegative - b&w - 35 mm.

Subject Term

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View of members from Daddy Twofoot performing during the "Free Bill Johnson" rally in Tallahassee, Florida.
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Chicago Manual of Style

Buckley, John Charles, 1945-2008. View of members from Daddy Twofoot performing during the "Free Bill Johnson" rally in Tallahassee, Florida. 1971. Black & white photonegative, 35 mm. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/130634>, accessed 17 December 2017.

MLA

Buckley, John Charles, 1945-2008. View of members from Daddy Twofoot performing during the "Free Bill Johnson" rally in Tallahassee, Florida. 1971. Black & white photonegative. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 17 Dec. 2017.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/130634>.

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(State Archives of Florida/Buckley)