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International News Photos [Here to Present an African Play]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09677.33 Author/Creator: International News Photos Place Written: Washington, D.C. Type: Photograph Date: 24 July 1957 Pagination: 1 photograph ; 17.8 x 23.4 cm.

One Wire photograph released by International News Photos dated July 24, 1957. Shows group of people getting off a plane. The attached press release reports that the African delegation from Ghana, Nigeria, and South Africa, have arrived in the United States to present a new play entitled, "the Next Phase." The play was written by members of the Ghana parliament. The photo features, Irene Laure, Tito Winyi, King of Bunoro, Uganda, Jim Owen, and William Nkomo of South Africa, and Dowuona Hammond of Ghana. The photo is stamped on the back with the date and International News Photos information.

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