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George O. Marke (left), Prince Kojo Tovalou-Houenou of Dahomey, and Marcus Garvey is at right. photo by James Van Der Zee 1924

James Van Der Zee I had to dedicate a post to Harlem Renaissance photographer James Augustus Joseph Van Der Zee. Born on June 1886 in Lenox, Massachusetts, James Van Der Zee became the most sought after photographer during the.

Marcus Garvey and the King of Dahomey by Black History Album, via Flickr

diasporicroots: “ Marcus Garvey with Prince Kojo Tovalou-Houenou of Dahomey, called the “Garvey of Africa”, and George O. In Harlem Kojo Tovalou Houénou (born Marc Tovalou Quénum;

Members of the Blue Cross Society in Aburi in the early days of this work

Members of the Blue Cross Society in Aburi in the early days of this work