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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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Black bow tie sold by Pierre Degand

Medium:
rayon and Velcro (TM)
Dimensions:
H x W x D ((a) Flat): 9 1/4 × 10 1/4 × 1 1/4 in. (23.5 × 26 × 3.2 cm)
H x W ((b) Flat): 1 × 15 1/2 in. (2.5 × 39.4 cm)
Type:
bow ties
Place made:
Brussels, Belgium, Europe
Date:
1972-2012
Topic:
African American  Search this
Blues (Music)  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Film  Search this
Men  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.64.1.3ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a24e01f9-d76a-4366-8a65-b8e71e212ca7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.64.1.3ab
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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.
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/fd58811b3c6-a8d3-445f-9e2a-faa242299249
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.34.14
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Poster for Harlem on the Prairie

Created by:
Toddy Pictures Company, American, 1941 - 1970s  Search this
Subject of:
Herb Jeffries, American, 1913 - 2014  Search this
Consuela Harris, American, 1910 - 2000  Search this
Mantan Moreland, American, 1902 - 1973  Search this
Flournoy Miller, American, 1885 - 1971  Search this
Medium:
lithographic ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 41 x 27 1/2 in. (104.1 x 69.9 cm)
Type:
one-sheet posters
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1937
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
American West  Search this
Film  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Race films  Search this
Western films  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.41.10
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/fd5e96b06b2-a864-43c9-b2ff-2df72e7dcb42
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.41.10
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Lobby card for The Duke is Tops

Issued by:
Million Dollar Productions, American, 1937 - 1940  Search this
Subject of:
Lena Horne, American, 1917 - 2010  Search this
Ralph Cooper, American, 1908 - 1992  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:
1938
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Film  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Race films  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.41.5
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
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/fd5b2b85c5a-58e8-48eb-a2a1-dc2354f652f1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.41.5
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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.
See more items in:
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
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Tuxedo jacket designed by Sy Devore and worn by Nat King Cole in St. Louis Blues

Designed by:
Sy Devore, American, died 1966  Search this
Worn by:
Nat King Cole, American, 1919 - 1965  Search this
Medium:
wool and silk with plastic buttons
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Flat): 48 × 24 1/2 × 3 3/4 in. (121.9 × 62.2 × 9.5 cm)
Type:
dinner jackets
Place made:
Studio City, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
September 30, 1957
Topic:
African American  Search this
Blues (Music)  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Costume design  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Film  Search this
Men  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.64.1.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd563dec275-ccde-415d-a98f-9075ab2ade83
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.64.1.1
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Tuxedo pants designed by Sy Devore and worn by Nat King Cole in St. Louis Blues

Designed by:
Sy Devore, American, died 1966  Search this
Worn by:
Nat King Cole, American, 1919 - 1965  Search this
Medium:
wool and silk with plastic buttons
Dimensions:
H x W x D (flat): 44 1/4 × 14 3/8 × 3/4 in. (112.4 × 36.5 × 1.9 cm)
Type:
trousers
Place made:
Studio City, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
September 30, 1957
Topic:
African American  Search this
Blues (Music)  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Costume design  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Film  Search this
Men  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.64.1.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f64b9020-fdd2-4f47-a970-154b9d6aff5c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.64.1.2
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Lobby card for The Duke Is Tops

Issued by:
Million Dollar Productions, American, 1937 - 1940  Search this
Subject of:
Harry M. Popkin, American, 1906 - 1991  Search this
Ralph Cooper, American, 1908 - 1992  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:
1938
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Film  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Race films  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.118.103
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
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/fd57d10a04b-58dc-4b97-8a80-58188fc98c71
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.118.103
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
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Lobby card for Cabin in the Sky

Created by:
Loews Cineplex Entertainment, American, 1904 - 2006  Search this
Produced by:
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc., founded 1924  Search this
Distributed by:
National Screen Service, American, 1920 - 2000  Search this
Subject of:
Ethel Waters, American, 1896 - 1977  Search this
Eddie Anderson, American, 1905 - 1977  Search this
Lena Horne, American, 1917 - 2010  Search this
Louis Armstrong, American, 1901 - 1971  Search this
Rex Ingram, American, 1895 - 1969  Search this
Duke Ellington, American, 1899 - 1974  Search this
Hall Johnson, American, 1888 - 1970  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 1/16 × 14 1/16 in. (28.1 × 35.7 cm)
Type:
lobby cards
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1943
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Dance  Search this
Film  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.118.97
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
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/fd5a323d3a2-0a44-466d-bfa3-bfdbea9caa74
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.118.97
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.
See more items in:
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 Rock 'N Roll Revue

Distributed by:
Studio Films, Inc., American, 1951 - 1956  Search this
Subject of:
Dinah Washington, American, 1924 - 1963  Search this
Lionel Hampton, American, 1908 - 2002  Search this
Nat King Cole, American, 1919 - 1965  Search this
Duke Ellington, American, 1899 - 1974  Search this
Ruth Brown, American, 1928 - 2006  Search this
The Delta Rhythm Boys, American, 1934 - 1987  Search this
Mantan Moreland, American, 1902 - 1973  Search this
Willie Bryant, American, 1908 - 1964  Search this
Big Joe Turner, American, 1911 - 1985  Search this
Larry Darnell, American, 1921 - 1983  Search this
The Clovers, American, founded 1946  Search this
Coles & Atkins, American, 1940 - 1959  Search this
Martha Davis, American, 1917 - 1960  Search this
Leonard Reed, American, 1907 - 2004  Search this
Nipsey Russell, American, 1918 - 2005  Search this
Little Buck, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 41 15/16 × 28 1/4 in. (106.5 × 71.8 cm)
Type:
posters
Place made:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1955
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Film  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Rock and roll (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.46.15
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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/fd5303d37dc-829f-4084-832a-729e29bda262
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.46.15

Lobby card for Harlem on the Prairie

Distributed by:
Toddy Pictures Company, American, 1941 - 1970s  Search this
Subject of:
Herb Jeffries, American, 1913 - 2014  Search this
Flournoy Miller, American, 1885 - 1971  Search this
Mantan Moreland, American, 1902 - 1973  Search this
Consuela Harris, American, 1910 - 2000  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:
1937
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Advertising  Search this
American West  Search this
Film  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Race films  Search this
U.S. History, 1933-1945  Search this
Western films  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.118.111.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
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/fd5ebd6fe92-e135-4ac2-9db5-f6f877a6cbbc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.118.111.3
Online Media:

Lobby card for The Bronze Venus

Distributed by:
Toddy Pictures Company, American, 1941 - 1970s  Search this
Subject of:
Lena Horne, American, 1917 - 2010  Search this
Ralph Cooper, American, 1908 - 1992  Search this
John L. Criner, American, 1898 - 1965  Search this
Basin Street Boys, American, founded 1935  Search this
The Cats and the Fiddle, American, 1937 - 1951  Search this
Harry M. Popkin, American, 1906 - 1991  Search this
Leo C. Popkin, Canadian, 1914 - 2011  Search this
Million Dollar Productions, American, 1937 - 1940  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:
1943
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Dance  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.118.96.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
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/fd51c41e3ce-0ef2-44ea-b627-4a01cda29b82
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.118.96.1
Online Media:

Lobby card for Harlem on the Prairie

Distributed by:
Toddy Pictures Company, American, 1941 - 1970s  Search this
Subject of:
Herb Jeffries, American, 1913 - 2014  Search this
Mantan Moreland, American, 1902 - 1973  Search this
Flournoy Miller, American, 1885 - 1971  Search this
Consuela Harris, American, 1910 - 2000  Search this
Jed Buell, American, 1897 - 1961  Search this
Sam Newfield, American, 1899 - 1964  Search this
Created by:
Toddy Pictures Company, American, 1941 - 1970s  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 × 13 3/4 in. (27.9 × 34.9 cm)
Type:
lobby cards
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1937
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Advertising  Search this
American West  Search this
Film  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Race films  Search this
U.S. History, 1933-1945  Search this
Western films  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.118.111.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
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/fd572ffaceb-043b-4897-a312-4fca6e2382d3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.118.111.1
Online Media:

Window card for The Bronze Venus

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Mantan Moreland, American, 1902 - 1973  Search this
Herb Jeffries, American, 1913 - 2014  Search this
Flournoy Miller, American, 1885 - 1971  Search this
Buck and Bubbles, American, founded 1919  Search this
Lena Horne, American, 1917 - 2010  Search this
Ralph Cooper, American, 1908 - 1992  Search this
John L. Criner, American, 1898 - 1965  Search this
Basin Street Boys, American, 1945 - 1951  Search this
The Cats and the Fiddle, American, 1937 - 1951  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 22 1/8 × 14 in. (56.2 × 35.6 cm)
Type:
window cards
Place used:
Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1943
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Dance  Search this
Film  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Race films  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.118.147
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
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/fd54368505d-f5c2-4ead-b276-5f837a9823a8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.118.147
Online Media:

Film poster for Lady Sings the Blues

Created by:
Paramount Pictures, American, founded 1912  Search this
de Passe Entertainment, founded 1968  Search this
Subject of:
Diana Ross, American, born 1944  Search this
Sidney J. Furie, Canadian, born 1933  Search this
Billy Dee Williams, American, born 1937  Search this
Billie Holiday, American, 1915 - 1959  Search this
Medium:
lithographic ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 41 1/16 x 27 1/8 in. (104.3 x 68.9 cm)
Type:
posters
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1972
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Film  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Motown (Music)  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Leith Adams
Object number:
2010.7.85.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1972 by Motown-Weston-Furie Productions. Permission required for use.
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/fd50e94d312-8342-4793-9fd3-88626f5a4dfe
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.7.85.1
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:

Lobby card for The Bronze Venus

Distributed by:
Toddy Pictures Company, American, 1941 - 1970s  Search this
Subject of:
Lena Horne, American, 1917 - 2010  Search this
Ralph Cooper, American, 1908 - 1992  Search this
John L. Criner, American, 1898 - 1965  Search this
Million Dollar Productions, American, 1937 - 1940  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 9 15/16 × 12 13/16 in. (25.2 × 32.5 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 11 × 14 in. (28 × 35.5 cm)
Type:
lobby cards
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1943
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Dance  Search this
Film  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Race films  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.118.96.7
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/fd515af6868-af41-422e-9579-fe43625aae3b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.118.96.7
Online Media:

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