Guy Crowder

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1940 – 2011

As a photojournalist, Guy Crowder worked for the Metropolitan Gazette, Los Angeles Sentinel, and the Wave where he had the privilege of proximity to the heartbeat of his community. It is his perception and record of these images “ with a straightforward intelligence and clarity- that celebrates that very community.”




Collection Includes:

AI Jarreau-Singer
Alan Cranston-Senator
Andrew Young
Arthur Ashe-Tennis Pro
Augustus Hawkins- Congressman
B.B . King
Barry White
Bill Cosby
Billy Mills
Bishop Desmond Tutu
Bonnie Raitt
Count Basie
Darryl Strawberry
Dave Cunningham
Don King
Ed Edelman-City Councilman
Ernani Bernardi-Musician/City Councilman
Freedom Riders 25th Anniversary
Gilbert Lindsay-City Councilman
Hubert Humphrey
Jackie Joyner-Athlete
Jamaal Wilkes-Athlete
Governor Jerry Brown
Jerry Buss-Owner Los Angeles Lakers
Jessie Jackson
Jim Brown
Jim Hill
John Tunney-Senator
Julian Bond-Civil Rights Activist
Kenny Hahn
Larry Holmes-Boxer
Lee Elder-Golf Pro
Lionel Hampton-Musician
Lou Rawls-Singer
Magic Johnson
Mark Ridley Thomas-Politician
Marvin Gaye’s Funeral
Maxine Waters
Meadowlark Lemon-Harlem Globetrotter
Merv Dymally-Politician
Michael Jackson
Minnie Ripperton
Muhammad Ali
Pete Wilson
Quincy Jones
Ronald Reagan
Rosa Parks
Sammy Davis, Jr.
Sidney Poitier
Sin bad-Comedian
Stevie Wonder
Sugar Ray Robinson
Tom Bradley
Tommy Hawkins
Vanessa Williams
Venus Williams
Willie Brown
Wilt Chamberlain
Zev Yaroslavsky