• Creator
  • Karpen, Joseph
  • Created Date
  • 1969
  • Description
  • In 1967, the Nigerian province of Biafra declared its independence, which triggered a long civil war. The People-to-People program in the Husky Union Building (HUB) at the University of Washington sponsored a panel to discuss the issue of the Nigerian Civil War (also known as the Nigerian-Biafran War). William Lavender spoke on behalf of the Nigerian federation while Isaac Okeke spoke on behalf on the Biafrans, who he described as the victims ... more
    In 1967, the Nigerian province of Biafra declared its independence, which triggered a long civil war. The People-to-People program in the Husky Union Building (HUB) at the University of Washington sponsored a panel to discuss the issue of the Nigerian Civil War (also known as the Nigerian-Biafran War). William Lavender spoke on behalf of the Nigerian federation while Isaac Okeke spoke on behalf on the Biafrans, who he described as the victims of genocide. (Source: "Biafran, Nigerian Offer Opposing Viewpoints," The Daily of the University of Washington, 02/18/1969). less
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  • image
    photograph
    Negative
    Scanned from a negative using a Epson Perfection 4990 at 100 ppi in grayscale. Resized using Adobe Photoshop 7.0 so that the long dimension was either 768 pixels horizontal or 600 pixels vertical, then saved in JPEG format at quality rating 3. 2013