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John Birks, ""Dizzie"" Gillespie. 1845

From: Color slides of Blacks

John Birks, ""Dizzie"" Gillespie. 1845

From: Color slides of Blacks

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Creator: Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964
Date: 1955 Dec 2
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Description:
Stamped on verso: Photograph by Carl Van Vechten.
Abstract:
John Birks ""Dizzy"" Gillespie (1917 - 1993) was an African American trumpet player, band leader and composer.
Physical Description:
1 slide
color, Kodachrome
2 x 2 in.
Host Note:
Photographer's number on verso: XCIIIc
Folder:
Negro Collection III
Rights:
Photographs by Carl Van Vechten are used with permission of the Van Vechten Trust; permission of the Trust is required to publish Van Vechten photographs in any format. To learn more, contact the Curator, Yale Collection of American Literature.
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Curatorial Area: Yale Collection of American Literature, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Curated Collection: Van Vechten Photographs
Source Digital Format:
High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 2024350
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