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Pearl Bailey and her husband [Louis Bellson] at Howard Theatre, January 19,1956 [cellulose acetate photonegative]

view Pearl Bailey and her husband [Louis Bellson] at Howard Theatre, January 19,1956 [cellulose acetate photonegative] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Film manufacturer:
Eastman Kodak Company
Subject:
Bailey, Pearl
Bellson, Louis
Howard Theatre (Washington, D.C.)
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 4" x 5"
1 item
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1956
Summary:
Pearl Bailey and her husband, drummer Louis Bellson, at Howard Theatre on January 19, 1956. Louis Bellson, right of Pearl Bailey, seems to be accepting two Uline Arena Wrestling tickets from an unidentified man on Pearl Bailey's left. A drum set with "GRETSCH TD Louie" written on the bass drum can be seen behind them. No Scurlock number. No ink on negative. "KODAK--SAFETY--FILM" edge imprint.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
African American singers
Music--African-American
Drummers (Musicians)
African Americans
Local number:
Box 618.04.72
AC0618.004.0000427.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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