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Created by:
Jan Yoors, Flemish American, 1922 - 1977  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
photographic paper
H x W (image): 12 3/16 x 8 in. (31 x 20.3 cm)
H x W (print): 13 15/16 x 10 7/8 in. (35.4 x 27.6 cm)
photographic prints
Place captured:
Harlem, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
1962; printed December 2, 2010
Black and white photograph of a dance scene from a Congress of Racial Equality (CORE), the United States civil rights organization, fundraising event. The image was captured in March 1962 but was printed from the original negative under the supervision of the Yoors Family Partnership, LLC in December 2010. The photograph includes on the verso an estate stamp with the estate signature, title, negative and print date, edition number, managing partner and copyright.
African American  Search this
Amusements  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Dance  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, courtesy of Yoors Family and L. Parker Stephenson Gallery
Object number:
Restrictions & Rights:
© 2010 Jan Yoors
Permission required for use. Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture