Televising Mamba's Daughters: Ethel Waters and Fredi Washington... [pencil on verso]. [Black-and-white photoprint], 1939
Laport, Edmund A
Waters, Ethel 1900-1977
Washington, Fredi (Fredericka Carolyn)
National Broadcasting Company
Silver gelatin on paper
1 item, 8"x 10-1/8"
New York (N.Y.)
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".
Edmund A. Laport Collection, ca. 1920-1950, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
AC0016-0000004.tif (AC scan no.)
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