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Photographic print of Eartha Kitt carrying a poodle

Photograph by:
Charles "Teenie" Harris, American, 1908 - 1998  Search this
Subject of:
Eartha Kitt, American, 1927 - 2008  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 6 1/2 × 8 11/16 in. (16.5 × 22.1 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 8 × 10 in. (20.3 × 25.4 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Oakland, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
June 1961
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Photography  Search this
U.S. History, 1953-1961  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from Charles A. Harris and Beatrice Harris in memory of Charles "Teenie" Harris
Object number:
2014.302.47
Restrictions & Rights:
© Carnegie Museum of Art, Charles "Teenie" Harris Archive
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Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a14e46cd-66c7-4488-880a-408224a0eb14
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.302.47
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Lobby card for Anna Lucasta

Published by:
United Artists Corporation, founded 1919  Search this
Distributed by:
National Screen Service, American, 1920 - 2000  Search this
Subject of:
Eartha Kitt, American, 1927 - 2008  Search this
Sammy Davis Jr., American, 1925 - 1990  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:
1958
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Film  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.41.8
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1958 - United Artists Corporation. Permission required for use.
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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/fd5ea59d853-96c7-4fa0-8e19-2e0609a5c80f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.41.8
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Playbill for Timbuktu!

Published by:
Playbill, American, founded 1884  Search this
Used by:
Mark Hellinger Theatre, American, 1930 - 1991  Search this
Subject of:
Eartha Kitt, American, 1927 - 2008  Search this
Melba Moore, American, born 1945  Search this
Gilbert Price, American, 1942 - 1991  Search this
Ira Hawkins  Search this
George Anthony Bell  Search this
Bruce Hubbard  Search this
Eleanor McCoy  Search this
Dan Barton, American, 1921 - 2009  Search this
Miguel Godreau, Puerto Rican, 1947 - 1996  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 x 5 5/8 in. (22.9 x 14.3 cm)
Type:
theater programs
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1978
Topic:
African American  Search this
Broadway Theatre  Search this
Musical Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Kayla Deigh Owens
Object number:
2011.45.94
Restrictions & Rights:
Playbill used by permission. All rights reserved, Playbill Inc.
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Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ecb5089b-80fe-41bf-a072-24b1bc4d4843
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.45.94
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Photograph of Eartha Kitt

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Eartha Kitt, American, 1927 - 2008  Search this
Medium:
ink on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 9 9/16 × 7 1/2 in. (24.3 × 19 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 10 1/16 × 7 15/16 in. (25.5 × 20.2 cm)
Type:
chromogenic color prints
portraits
Place captured:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1942-2008
Topic:
African American  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.118.206.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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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/fd50a29dcba-7ac4-44a7-868e-266e511feea2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.118.206.2
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The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

Title:
Photograph of Eartha Kitt leading a dance troupe rehearsing for the Chez Paree
Photograph by:
Wayne F. Miller, American, 1918 - 2013  Search this
Subject of:
Eartha Kitt, American, 1927 - 2008  Search this
Medium:
photographic gelatin and silver on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 10 5/16 x 10 3/8 in. (26.2 x 26.4 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 13 1/4 x 10 3/8 in. (33.7 x 26.4 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1946-1948
Topic:
African American  Search this
Dance  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2009.24.13
Restrictions & Rights:
© Magnum Photos
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series:
The Way of Life of the Northern Negro
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd54e2ad8e4-187d-4197-9853-2ff24ee4d855
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.24.13

A lobby card for the movie St. Louis Blues

Published by:
Paramount Pictures, American, founded 1912  Search this
Subject of:
Nat King Cole, American, 1919 - 1965  Search this
Eartha Kitt, American, 1927 - 2008  Search this
Pearl Bailey, American, 1918 - 1990  Search this
Cab Calloway, American, 1907 - 1994  Search this
Ella Fitzgerald, American, 1917 - 1996  Search this
Mahalia Jackson, American, 1911 - 1972  Search this
Ruby Dee, American, 1924 - 2014  Search this
Juano Hernández, 1896 - 1970  Search this
W. C. Handy, American, 1873 - 1958  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 depicted:
Saint Louis, Missouri, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1958
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Blues (Music)  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:
2010.34.14
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1958 Paramount Pictures. Permission required for use.
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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/fd58811b3c6-a8d3-445f-9e2a-faa242299249
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.34.14
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Flier for a pre-march Freedom Rally for the Meredith Marchers

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Tougaloo College, American, founded 1869  Search this
Sammy Davis Jr., American, 1925 - 1990  Search this
James Brown, American, 1933 - 2006  Search this
Nina Simone, American, 1933 - 2003  Search this
Eartha Kitt, American, 1927 - 2008  Search this
Marlon Brando, American, 1924 - 2004  Search this
Burton Stephen "Burt" Lancaster, American, 1913 - 1994  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
L x W: 8 1/2 x 11 in. (21.6 x 27.9 cm)
Type:
fliers (printed matter)
Place depicted:
Tougaloo College, Tougaloo, Hinds County, Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1966
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Actors  Search this
American South  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
Musicians  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Trumpauer-Mulholland Collection
Object number:
2011.109.5
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f0f55d83-62e6-4869-a2fe-417d29883641
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.109.5
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