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Printed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Mattiwilda Dobbs Janzon, American, 1925-2015  Search this
Medium:
paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 17 1/2 x 11 in. (44.5 x 27.9 cm)
Type:
posters
Place depicted:
Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1957
Description:
A promotional poster for a Mattiwilda Dobbs performance in Atlanta, Georgia on Monday, December 9, 1957. The poster features black and white print on a blue background with a prominent halftone portrait of Dobbs on the left. In decorative white text at the top is [Mattiwilda / Dobbs / "An / exquisite / singer" / (New York Times)]. Black text along the bottom edge has performance and ticket details. There is no printing, marks, or inscriptions on the back.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Opera (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Mattiwilda Dobbs
Object number:
2011.135.9
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e439ef59-2eef-4b7f-be4f-5c481ffb2e25
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.135.9