Gail Jones looks at a 1970 photograph by Stephen Shames of herself with her siblings and two friends, in the MFA Boston's "Comrade Sisters: Women of the Black Panther Party" exhibit. (Robin Lubbock/WBUR)

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Finding Boston's 'Comrade Sisters' of the Black Panther Party

Over 50 years ago, three siblings had their picture taken by official Black Panther Party photographer Stephen Shames. Now, that photo is on a wall at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. The quest to ID the photo started after it was put on display.

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