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Mme. Evanti [Lillian Evans Tibbs, with son in park, walking : acetate film photonegative]

view Mme. Evanti [Lillian Evans Tibbs, with son in park, walking : acetate film photonegative] digital asset number 1
Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964
Film manufacturer:
Eastman Kodak Company
Subject:
Tibbs, Lillian Evans
Evanti, Lillian Mme (Lillian Evans Tibbs) 1890-1967
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 7" x 5"
1 item
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1920
1940
1930-1940
1920-1940
1930-1950
Notes:
From negative Box B.
Degree in music from Howard University; married vocal instructor Prof. Roy W. Tibbs. Continued study in Europe, made professional operative debut in Nice, France, 1925. Stage name formed from combination of single and married names, Washington concert debut, 1933. Helped found the Negro National Opera Company.
Summary:
No. 95 [or 94?] on original envelope. Ink on negative edge: "25057 Mme. Evanti 6". Edge imprint: Eastman--Safety--Kodak.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
African American entertainers
African American children
Portraits--African American women
Mothers
Parks
Children--African American
Local number:
Freezer box 02
25057 (Scurlock No.)
2008-4911 (SI Neg. No.)
618ns0177379pw.tif (AC Scan)
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Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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