Portrait of Public Enemy

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Description
A black and white photograph of Public Enemy. The photograph features, from left to right, Terminator X, Flavor Flav, Chuck D, and Professor Griff. Flavor Flav and Chuck D both hold microphones near the foreground of the photograph. Terminator X stands behind turn tables in the background. Flavor Flav and Chuck D have microphones up near their faces. Professor Griff stands crossing his arms in the foreground. The back of the photograph has several Jack Mitchell stamps at center, caption information in the lower right, a photographer's note in the bottom and the number [4174] in the bottom left.
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Restrictions & Rights
© Jack Mitchell, All Rights Reserved
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
1987
Object number
2016.83.10
Photograph by
Jack Mitchell, American, 1925 - 2013
Subject of
Public Enemy, American, founded 1982
Terminator X, American, born 1966
Flavor Flav, American, born 1959
Chuck D, American, born 1960
Professor Griff, American, born 1960
Topic
African American
Entertainers
Hip hop (Music)
Musicians
Photography
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W: 11 × 14 in. (27.9 × 35.6 cm)
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits