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Red Jackson, Harlem Gang Leader
  • Gordon Parks
    born: Fort Scott, Kansas, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States ; active: United States
  • Red Jackson, Harlem Gang Leader, 1948
  • "Harlem Gang Leader," published in LIFE magazine, November 1, 1948
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 50.8 x 40.6 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 20 x 16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Museum purchase: Friends of the Art Museum
  • Not on display
  • 1993.0047
Label Text

Black-and-white image of an African American male in profile, looking out window with broken glass. A building is visible through the window.