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[Carol Brice at microphone, leading crowd in singing, at Lincoln Memorial, with Pres. Harry Truman and Eleanor Roosevelt standing nearby: black-and-white photonegative,] June, 28, 1947

view [Carol Brice at microphone, leading crowd in singing, at Lincoln Memorial, with Pres. Harry Truman and Eleanor Roosevelt standing nearby: black-and-white photonegative,] June, 28, 1947 digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Film manufacturer:
Eastman Kodak Company
Subject:
Brice, Carol 1916-1985
Truman, Harry S. 1884-1972
Roosevelt, Eleanor 1884-1962
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 4" x 5"
1 item
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1947
June, 28, 1947
1930-1950
1940-1950
Notes:
From NUS carton 82.
Carol Brice was a leading contralto on the Broadway, concert, and recital stages. She led the crowd in singing "God Be with You 'til We Meet Again" at the closing session.
Summary:
Subject ident. by Dave Haddock, 2012 (see: http://tinyurl.com/c8nsfvw). Others standing nearby include Walter White and Tom Clark (ident. by Ellen David, Sept. 18, 2008). No caption on negative. Note on original enclosure: "NAACP Mass Meeting (Lincoln Memorial--Harry Truman address, Mrs. Roosevelt--38th annual NAACP Conference; from envelope); item #4 of 4.
Publications:
Published without attribution in Gloster B. Current, "The Impact of NAACP Conventions on Race Relations," The Crisis, Aug./Sept. 1984, vol. 91, no. 7, p. 54
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Memorials
Lincoln Memorial (Washington, D.C.)
Local number:
618ns0242761jp.tif (AC Scan No.)
Freezer box 54
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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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