Aug. 23, 1989
8 in HIGH x 10 in WIDE
(20.32 cm HIGH x 25.40 cm WIDE)
The Oakland Tribune Collection, the Oakland Museum of California. Gift of ANG Newspapers

Photograph of site of all-night vigil where former Black Panther Party founder and member Huey Newton was killed. Candles burn on sidewalk where he was killed at night. A photo of him from many years ago with a flower on it is placed near the candles. Handwritten on back of photo " All night vigil where Huey Newton was slain on the sidewalk." Caption from newspaper, " Candles flicker around photos of Huey Newton during all-night vigil at the scene of his slaying."

Used: Oakland Tribune

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