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Photograph of Ethel Moses

Photograph by:
Hughey J. Battelle  Search this
Subject of:
Ethel Moses, American, 1904 - 1982  Search this
Ubangi Club, American, 1934 - 1944  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 9 × 7 1/16 in. (22.9 × 17.9 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 9 15/16 × 7 15/16 in. (25.2 × 20.1 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1937
Topic:
African American  Search this
Dance  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.46.25.170
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Laura Cathrell Show-Down Magazine Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd59ae4fa2a-6af3-43b4-83e4-75e7fc02e153
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.46.25.170
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Photograph of Ethel Moses

Photograph by:
Hughey J. Battelle  Search this
Subject of:
Ethel Moses, American, 1904 - 1982  Search this
Ubangi Club, American, 1934 - 1944  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 9 × 7 in. (22.9 × 17.8 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 9 15/16 × 7 15/16 in. (25.2 × 20.1 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1937
Topic:
African American  Search this
Dance  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.46.25.172
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Laura Cathrell Show-Down Magazine Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd52fe0369b-448d-4191-a210-5225880f9e99
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.46.25.172
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Photograph of Leroy Broomfield and the Ubangi Club dancers

Photograph by:
Hughey J. Battelle  Search this
Subject of:
Leroy Broomfield, American, 1902 - 1971  Search this
Margie Hubbard  Search this
Marion Edgbert  Search this
Ethel Moses, American, 1904 - 1982  Search this
Dolly McCormack  Search this
Julia Moses, American  Search this
Selma Sampson  Search this
Alice Key, American, 1911 - 2010  Search this
Wilhemina Gray  Search this
Ubangi Club, American, 1934 - 1944  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 4 7/16 × 6 7/16 in. (11.2 × 16.3 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 4 13/16 × 6 7/8 in. (12.3 × 17.4 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1937
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Dance  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.46.25.239
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Laura Cathrell Show-Down Magazine Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd52e1cb7d3-cee5-40c3-84a9-1f2889b4d97a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.46.25.239
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Photographic plate for the April 1937 edition of The Show-Down Magazine

Photograph by:
Hughey J. Battelle  Search this
Subject of:
Al Moore  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Freeman and Freeman, American  Search this
Ethel Moses, American, 1904 - 1982  Search this
Paul Brown  Search this
Ubangi Club, American, 1934 - 1944  Search this
The Show-Down, American, founded 1935  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper on cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Overall): 10 7/8 × 5 1/16 × 1/16 in. (27.7 × 12.9 × 0.2 cm)
H x W (2013.46.25.261a): 5 7/16 × 2 13/16 in. (13.8 × 7.1 cm)
H x W (2013.46.25.261b): 5 3/8 × 2 1/16 in. (13.7 × 5.2 cm)
H x W (2013.46.25.261c): 5 1/4 × 1 3/8 in. (13.3 × 3.5 cm)
H x W x D (2013.46.25.261d): 5 1/4 × 1 15/16 in. (13.3 × 4.9 cm)
H x W (2013.46.25.261e): 5 1/4 × 1 9/16 in. (13.3 × 4 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place captured:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1937
Topic:
African American  Search this
Dance  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Photography  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.46.25.261a-e
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Laura Cathrell Show-Down Magazine Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd50d6342f4-890a-44cd-b974-a0f03214f11b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.46.25.261a-e
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Photographic plate for the April 1937 edition of The Show-Down Magazine

Photograph by:
Hughey J. Battelle  Search this
Subject of:
Aurora Greeley, American, 1905 - 1983  Search this
Margie Hubbard  Search this
Leroy Broomfield, American, 1902 - 1971  Search this
Marion Edgbert  Search this
Ethel Moses, American, 1904 - 1982  Search this
Dolly McCormack  Search this
Julia Moses, American  Search this
Selma Sampson  Search this
Alice Key, American, 1911 - 2010  Search this
Wilhemina Gray  Search this
Paul Brown  Search this
Ubangi Club, American, 1934 - 1944  Search this
The Show-Down, American, founded 1935  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper on cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Overall): 12 1/4 × 5 11/16 × 1/16 in. (31.1 × 14.5 × 0.1 cm)
H x W (Image and sheet): 3 5/8 × 3 5/16 in. (9.2 × 8.4 cm)
H x W (Image and sheet): 3 9/16 × 1 7/8 in. (9 × 4.8 cm)
H x W (Image and sheet): 4 7/16 × 5 3/16 in. (11.3 × 13.1 cm)
H x W (Image and sheet): 4 × 5 7/16 in. (10.2 × 13.8 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1937
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Dance  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.46.25.267a-d
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Laura Cathrell Show-Down Magazine Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5bcd2f8c1-4054-41da-9548-2fd8d82f1044
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.46.25.267a-d
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The Show-Down vol. 1 no. 9

Published by:
Show-Down Publishing Company, American, founded 1935  Search this
Edited by:
Sally J. Cathrell Jr., American, 1913 - 1981  Search this
Written by:
Maurice Dancer  Search this
Subject of:
Ethel Moses, American, 1904 - 1982  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Closed): 11 5/16 × 8 13/16 × 1/16 in. (28.8 × 22.4 × 0.2 cm)
H x W x D (Open): 11 5/16 × 17 7/16 × 1/4 in. (28.8 × 44.3 × 0.7 cm)
Type:
magazines (periodicals)
Place printed:
Saint Louis, Missouri, United States, North and Central America
Date:
September 1936
Topic:
African American  Search this
Dance  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Hollywood (Film)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Latin jazz (Music)  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Photography  Search this
Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.46.25.76
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Laura Cathrell Show-Down Magazine Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd59d8acdb6-4ff1-4ed5-b4de-8706765cff98
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.46.25.76

Lobby Card for Temptation

Distributed by:
Micheaux Film and Book Company, American, 1918 - 1940  Search this
Directed by:
Oscar Micheaux, American, 1884 - 1951  Search this
Subject of:
Andrew S. Bishop, American, 1894 - 1959  Search this
Ethel Moses, American, 1904 - 1982  Search this
Lorenzo Tucker, American, 1907 - 1986  Search this
Vincente Minnelli, American, 1903 - 1986  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 10 11/16 × 14 in. (27.2 × 35.5 cm)
Type:
lobby cards
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1935
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Race films  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Sexuality  Search this
Stereotypes  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.118.143.1
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/fd5990c98fb-baf3-49c5-a0a1-c5b073a673df
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.118.143.1
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Pioneers of African-American cinema / Kino Classics ; Library of Congress ; curated by Charles Musser and Jacqueline Najuma Stewart ; executive producer, Paul D. Miller ; producer, Bret Wood

Commentator:
Musser, Charles  Search this
Stewart, Jacqueline Najuma 1970-  Search this
Wood, Bret  Search this
Berry, Torriano  Search this
Mashon, Mike  Search this
Composer:
DJ Spooky That Subliminal Kid  Search this
Sosin, Donald  Search this
Roach, Max 1924-2007  Search this
Matsumura, Makia  Search this
Gal, Rob  Search this
Waymon, Sam  Search this
Heywood, Donald -1967  Search this
Porter, Lew 1892-1956  Search this
Contributor:
Combs, Rhea L.  Search this
Elliott, Mary N.  Search this
Film director:
David, C. N.  Search this
Gant, Harry A. 1881-1967  Search this
Norman, Richard E. 1891-1961  Search this
Gist, James  Search this
Calnek, Roy  Search this
Perugini, Frank  Search this
Filmmaker:
Jones, Solomon Sir 1869-1936  Search this
Hurston, Zora Neale  Search this
Screenwriter:
Thompson, True T.  Search this
Starkman, David -1947  Search this
Actor:
Williams, Spencer 1893-1969  Search this
Maurice, Richard D.  Search this
Gist, Eloyce 1892-1974  Search this
Preer, Evelyn  Search this
Edwards, Mattie 1866-1944  Search this
Montgomery, Frank 1870-1944  Search this
Chenault, Lawrence 1877-  Search this
Brooks, Clarence  Search this
Robeson, Paul 1898-1976  Search this
Gilbert, Mercedes  Search this
Russell, Julia Theresa  Search this
Rodgers, Marshall -1934  Search this
Alexander, Chester A.  Search this
Cornick, Walter  Search this
Robinson, Madame  Search this
Johnson, Lillian  Search this
Mayo, Stella active 1923-1924  Search this
Maxwell, M. C. active 1920-1925  Search this
Criner, Lawrence 1898-1965  Search this
Boyd, Kathryn (Actress)  Search this
Reynolds, Steve (Actor)  Search this
Gilpin, Charles S (Charles Sidney) 1878-1930  Search this
Henderson, Harry  Search this
McCormack, Pearl  Search this
Johnstone, Norman  Search this
Pettus, William E.  Search this
Fields, Sammie  Search this
Brooks, Eunice  Search this
Moore, Charles R. 1893-1947  Search this
Randol, George  Search this
Comathiere, A. B.  Search this
Mahon, Carl  Search this
Calloway, Starr  Search this
Russell, Alice B.  Search this
Cato, Minto 1900-1979  Search this
Bowman, Laura 1881-1957  Search this
Tucker, Lorenzo  Search this
Newsome, Carman  Search this
Lewis, Lucille  Search this
Guy, Barrington  Search this
Brooks, Lucius  Search this
Young, Artie  Search this
Caviness, Cathryn  Search this
Riley, Juanita  Search this
Hardeman, Reather  Search this
Jones, Jas. B (James B.)  Search this
Film producer:
Micheaux, Oscar 1884-1951  Search this
Kahn, Richard C. 1897-1960  Search this
Cinematographer:
Bowser, Pearl 1931-  Search this
Performer:
Jeffries, Herb  Search this
Everett, Francine 1920-1999  Search this
Boykin, David (Saxophonist)  Search this
Heywood, Donald -1967  Search this
Moore, Tim 1887-1958  Search this
Trible, Andrew  Search this
Davis, Amon  Search this
Martin, Sara 1884-1955  Search this
Four Tones (Musical group)  Search this
Interviewee:
Moses, Lucia Lynn 1908-  Search this
Moses, Ethel  Search this
Moses, Julia  Search this
Author:
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Micheaux, Oscar 1884-1951 Body and soul  Search this
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Micheaux, Oscar 1884-1951 Conquest  Search this
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Micheaux, Oscar 1884-1951 Jeff Ballinger's woman  Search this
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Arthur, T. S (Timothy Shay) 1809-1885 Ten nights in a bar-room, and what I saw there  Search this
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Pratt, William W Ten nights in a bar-room  Search this
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Chesnutt, Charles W (Charles Waddell) 1858-1932 House behind the cedars  Search this
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Maugham, W. Somerset (William Somerset) 1874-1965 Rain  Search this
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Stribling, T. S (Thomas Sigismund) 1881-1965 Birthright  Search this
Screen Snapshots, Inc  Search this
Library of Congress  Search this
Production company:
Amegro Films (Firm)  Search this
Colored Players Film Corporation  Search this
Dixie Comedies  Search this
Ebony Film Corp.  Search this
Lincoln Motion Picture Company  Search this
Micheaux Film Corporation  Search this
Norman Film Manufacturing Company  Search this
Norman Studios  Search this
Torriano Film Productions  Search this
Film distributor:
Kino Lorber, Inc.  Search this
Kino Classics (Firm)  Search this
Physical description:
5 videodiscs (approximately 1276 min.) : silent and sound, black and white and color tinted ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (76 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm)
Type:
Drama
Comedy films
Independent films
Slapstick comedy films
Fiction films
Feature films
Race films
Short films
Silent films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Place:
United States
Date:
2016
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
African Americans in motion pictures  Search this
African American motion picture producers and directors  Search this
Call number:
video 001493
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1082560

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