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Photograph of sisters, Dorothy and Vivian Dandridge

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Dorothy Dandridge, American, 1922 - 1965  Search this
Vivian Alferetta Dandridge, American, 1921 - 1991  Search this
Medium:
photographic gelatin, silver and photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 3/4 x 4 1/2 in. (7 x 11.4 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Date:
1930s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Children  Search this
Families  Search this
Photography  Search this
Play  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Jackie Bryant Smith
Object number:
2010.66.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57e363cea-b8c1-45f7-bd92-4a816f664a4b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.66.4
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Lobby card for Tamango

Distributed by:
Vitalite Films  Search this
Subject of:
Alex Cressan  Search this
Dorothy Dandridge, American, 1922 - 1965  Search this
Curt Jurgens, Austrian, 1915 - 1982  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 9 15/16 × 13 1/16 in. (25.3 × 33.2 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 10 7/8 × 14 in. (27.7 × 35.6 cm)
Type:
lobby cards
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1958
Topic:
African American  Search this
Independent films  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Trans Atlantic slave trade  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.118.142.7
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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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/fd5f39a90a8-e4dc-48ac-bbb4-ba4b5c8faf84
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.118.142.7
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Lobby card for Porgy and Bess

Issued by:
Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc., founded 1919  Search this
Subject of:
Dorothy Dandridge, American, 1922 - 1965  Search this
Sidney Poitier, Bahamian American, 1927 - 2022  Search this
Medium:
ink on poster board
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.6 cm)
Type:
lobby cards
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1959
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Film  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.41.6.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1959 Columbia Pictures Corp.. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5d1832c60-e357-44ee-bb2d-010a069a88db
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.41.6.1
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Film still for Carmen Jones

Distributed by:
20th Century Fox Film Corporation, American, founded 1935  Search this
Owned by:
National Screen Service, American, 1920 - 2000  Search this
Subject of:
Harry Belafonte Jr., American, born 1927  Search this
Dorothy Dandridge, American, 1922 - 1965  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 6 11/16 × 9 5/16 in. (17 × 23.7 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 8 × 10 3/16 in. (20.3 × 25.8 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
film stills
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1954
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Film  Search this
Hollywood (Film)  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Opera (Music)  Search this
Sexuality  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.118.162.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1954 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp.. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd550dffdf0-cd54-4ed7-b50b-013d9c7fe7a0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.118.162.3
Online Media:

Lobby card for Carmen Jones

Produced by:
20th Century Fox Film Corporation, American, founded 1935  Search this
Distributed by:
National Screen Service, American, 1920 - 2000  Search this
Subject of:
Otto Ludwig Preminger, Austrian American, 1905 - 1986  Search this
Oscar Hammerstein II, American, 1895 - 1960  Search this
Harry Belafonte Jr., American, born 1927  Search this
Dorothy Dandridge, American, 1922 - 1965  Search this
Pearl Bailey, American, 1918 - 1990  Search this
Olga James, American, born 1929  Search this
Joe Adams, American, born 1924  Search this
Harry Kleiner, Russian American, 1916 - 2007  Search this
Georges Bizet, French, 1838 - 1875  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 × 14 in. (27.9 × 35.6 cm)
Type:
lobby cards
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1954
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Film  Search this
Hollywood (Film)  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Opera (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.118.99.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1954 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
A Cinema Apart: African American Film Memorabilia (Larry Richards Collection)
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd539789cbe-49aa-468c-b845-d4bc1169fe59
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.118.99.1
Online Media:

Poster for Carmen Jones

Distributed by:
20th Century Fox Film Corporation, American, founded 1935  Search this
Subject of:
Harry Belafonte Jr., American, born 1927  Search this
Dorothy Dandridge, American, 1922 - 1965  Search this
Pearl Bailey, American, 1918 - 1990  Search this
Olga James, American, born 1929  Search this
Joe Adams, American, born 1924  Search this
Directed by:
Otto Ludwig Preminger, Austrian American, 1905 - 1986  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 39 3/8 × 27 1/2 in. (100 × 69.8 cm)
Type:
posters
Place used:
Stockholm, Sweden, Europe
Date:
1954
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Film  Search this
Hollywood (Film)  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Opera (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.118.24
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1954 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp.. Permission required for use.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Exhibition:
Taking the Stage
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5786c84f4-7fcb-4087-8e53-1fb665841a99
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.118.24
Online Media:

Lobby card for the film Ebony Parade

Published by:
Astor Pictures, American, 1930 - 1963  Search this
Subject of:
Cab Calloway, American, 1907 - 1994  Search this
Count Basie, American, 1904 - 1984  Search this
Vanita Smythe, American, 1925 - 1994  Search this
Mable Lee, American, 1921 - 2019  Search this
Mantan Moreland, American, 1902 - 1973  Search this
Dorothy Dandridge, American, 1922 - 1965  Search this
Francine Everett, American, 1915 - 1999  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 × 14 in. (28 × 35.5 cm)
Type:
lobby cards
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1947
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Comedy  Search this
Conductors (Musicians)  Search this
Dance  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Film  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Race films  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2019.22.13
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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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/fd5f0402ffd-d88e-46ab-b4ed-0b358a3b9018
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.22.13
Online Media:

Lobby Card for Tamango

Distributed by:
Vitalite Films  Search this
Directed by:
John Berry, American  Search this
Subject of:
Dorothy Dandridge, American, 1922 - 1965  Search this
Curt Jurgens, Austrian, 1915 - 1982  Search this
Jean Servais, Belgian, 1910 - 1976  Search this
Alex Cressan  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 × 13 15/16 in. (27.9 × 35.4 cm)
Type:
lobby cards
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1958
Topic:
African American  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Independent films  Search this
Trans Atlantic slave trade  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.118.142.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
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/fd528ad9c03-d2bf-4c42-821c-93d5694a8eef
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.118.142.1
Online Media:

Poster for Ebony Parade

Distributed by:
Astor Pictures, American, 1930 - 1963  Search this
Subject of:
Cab Calloway, American, 1907 - 1994  Search this
Dorothy Dandridge, American, 1922 - 1965  Search this
Count Basie, American, 1904 - 1984  Search this
The Mills Brothers, American, 1928 - 1982  Search this
Mantan Moreland, American, 1902 - 1973  Search this
Francine Everett, American, 1915 - 1999  Search this
Vanita Smythe, American, 1925 - 1994  Search this
Ruby Hill, American, born 1922  Search this
Pat Flowers, American, 1917 - 2000  Search this
Day, Dawn, and Dusk, American, 1940 - 1960  Search this
The Jubalaires, American, c. 1940-1950  Search this
Mable Lee, American, 1921 - 2019  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 36 5/8 × 20 7/8 in. (93 × 53 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 41 1/4 × 26 15/16 in. (104.7 × 68.5 cm)
Type:
posters
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1947
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Comedy  Search this
Conductors (Musicians)  Search this
Dance  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Race films  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.118.31
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
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/fd57b15d522-36ed-464f-9f9b-82dd6b9bcc91
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.118.31
Online Media:

Ebony Parade

Produced by:
William Forest Crouch, American, 1904 - 1968  Search this
Subject of:
Cab Calloway, American, 1907 - 1994  Search this
Count Basie, American, 1904 - 1984  Search this
Dorothy Dandridge, American, 1922 - 1965  Search this
Francine Everett, American, 1915 - 1999  Search this
Mantan Moreland, American, 1902 - 1973  Search this
Day, Dawn, and Dusk, American, 1940 - 1960  Search this
Vanita Smythe, American, 1925 - 1994  Search this
Pat Flowers, American, 1917 - 2000  Search this
Dewey Brown  Search this
The Mills Brothers, American, 1928 - 1982  Search this
Ruby Hill, American, born 1922  Search this
Mable Lee, American, 1921 - 2019  Search this
The Jubalaires, American, c. 1940-1950  Search this
Owned by:
Ernie Smith, American, ca. 1925 - 2004  Search this
Medium:
acetate film
Dimensions:
Duration (digital file): 00:27:22
Physical extent (film): 1100 ft
Type:
sound films
black-and-white films (visual works)
16mm (photographic film size)
Place made:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1947
Topic:
African American  Search this
Comedy  Search this
Conductors (Musicians)  Search this
Dance  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Film  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Race films  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Anonymous Gift in memory of Ernest (Ernie) R. Smith, Jazz Historian
Object number:
2015.275.39.1a
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Film and Video
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e98e5ff3-cc7b-491d-8eca-f8841c969077
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.275.39.1a

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