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At Fisk University

From: Photographs of Blacks

At Fisk University

From: Photographs of Blacks

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Creator: Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964
Date: 1947 Apr 26
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Description:
In pencil verso: Hughes bequest. In ink verso: At Fisk University. In pencil verso: Maruice Brooks, Ruby Wright, me (Langston Hughes). Stamped verso: Photograph by Carl Van Vechten / 101 Central Park West / Cannot be reproduced without permission
Abstract:
Langston Hughes (James Mercer Langston Hughes, 1902 - 1967) was an African American poet, playwright and author. This is a group portrait of Langston Hughes with two other men at Fisk University.
Physical Description:
1 photographic print
b&w
25.4 x 18.6 cm
Host Note:
Photographer's number: XXIV CC 3
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.
Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Source Digital Format:
High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 2026076
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