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Pictured in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, are Maya Angelou (b. 1928); Malcolm X (1925–1965); novelist, journalist, playwright, scriptwriter/producer Julian Mayfield (1928–1985); and Sylvia Boone (1941–1993), who became the first African-American woman to get tenure at Yale. Angelou and Boone lived in Ghana. Photographs and Prints Division, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public Library

Pictured in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, are Maya Angelou (b. 1928); Malcolm X (1925–1965); novelist, journalist, playwright, scriptwriter/producer Julian Mayfield (1928–1985); and Sylvia Boone (1941–1993), who became the first African-American woman to get tenure at Yale. Angelou and Boone lived in Ghana.
Photographs and Prints Division, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public Library