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[X, Malcolm. Speech]

Repository: Wisconsin Historical Society. Library-Archives

Collection Description (Extant): Tape recording of a speech by Malcolm X at the Audubon Ballroom in Harlem, given Feb. 15, 1965, six days before he was assassinated. He talks about the fire bombing of his home the previous day, his travels and how they've changed his opinions, and his disillusionment with Black Muslim leader Elijah Muhammad. The folder contains a photocopy of a published transcription of the speech.

Access Copy Note: Listening copies are available for this recording.

Date(s): 1965-02-15

Existing IDs: SC 1696; Tape 1401A

Extent: 0.1 c.f. (1 folder) and 3 tape recordings

Language: English

Related Archival Items: The Wisconsin Historical Society holds several recordings of and related to Malcolm X. See also recordings at the Vincent Voice Library, Michigan State University.

Interviewees: Malcolm X

Rights (CRHP): Contact the repository which holds the collection for information on rights

Subjects:

Black Muslims
Violence

Genres:

Sound recordings
Speeches
Transcripts

 

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