Mary-Louise Hooper with the FLN underground

Mary-Louise Hooper with the FLN underground

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Algeria
February 1960
Type: Photograph
Coverage in Africa: Algeria
Coverage outside Africa: United States
France
Language: English
Mary-Louise Hooper with the National Liberation Front (Front de Libération Nationale, FLN) underground army, the Algerian Army of Liberation (National Liberation Army, ALN, Armée de libération nationale) . The FLN led the armed struggle for independence of Algeria from France. Hooper, an American Quaker, was an active supporter of African struggles against colonialism and apartheid, was the West Coast Representative of the Africa Defense and Aid Fund (ADAF) of the Americam Committee on Africa (ACOA).  (See ANNUAL REPORT West Coast Representative AFRICA DEFENSE AND AID FUND January - December 1960, American Committee on Africa, about May 1961, on this website)
Collection: Mary-Louise Hooper papers, Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections