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Televising Mamba's Daughters: Ethel Waters and Fredi Washington... [pencil on verso]. [Black-and-white photoprint], 1939

view Televising Mamba's Daughters: Ethel Waters and Fredi Washington... [pencil on verso]. [Black-and-white photoprint], 1939 digital asset number 1
Collector:
Laport, Edmund A
Subject:
Waters, Ethel 1900-1977
Washington, Fredi (Fredericka Carolyn)
Rockefeller Center
Photographers:
National Broadcasting Company, Inc
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on paper
1 item, 8"x 10-1/8"
Type:
Photographs
Place:
New York (N.Y.)
Date:
1939
1940-1950
Summary:
Television studio showing actors, cameras, and cameramen. Typed caption taped to verso: "TELEVISING MAMBA'S DAUGHTERS / Ethel Waters and Fredi Washington, Broadway players, appeared in one of NBC television's outstanding 1939 dramatic productions, "Mamba's Daughters," in which vehicle Ethel Waters won critical acclaim on the Great White Way. / NBC Photo / 12/26/39". Pencil below typed label: "Television Studio 311, Radio City / NY".
Publications:
Reproduced in online finding aid at http://americanhistory.si.edu/archives/d8016d.htm
Cite as:
Edmund A. Laport Collection, ca. 1920-1950, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Television cameras
Television studios
Television
Local number:
AC0016-0000004.tif (AC scan no.)
See more items in:
Edmund A. Laport Collection, ca. 1920-1950
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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