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Mrs. Dorothy Porter of Howard University Library

From: Photographs of Blacks

Mrs. Dorothy Porter of Howard University Library

From: Photographs of Blacks

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Creator: Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964
Date: 1951 May 23
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Description:
Stamped verso: "Photograph by Carl Van Vechten. / 101 Central Park West / Cannot be reproduced without permission.
Abstract:
Dorothy Porter Wesley was a librarian who was influential in developing archives and bibliographies on the African American dispora. Her first husband, James Amos Porter, was a noted artist and educator. Her second husband, Charles Harris Wesley was an Af
Physical Description:
1 photographic print
b&w
24.3 x 18.7 cm.
Host Note:
Photographer's number: XIII ii 2
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
Source Digital Format:
High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 2027251
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