[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
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Eastman Kodak Company
Brice, Carol 1916-1985
Truman, Harry S. 1884-1972
Roosevelt, Eleanor 1884-1962
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 4" x 5"
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
June, 28, 1947
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.
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.
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
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History