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Edna Thomas, as Mexican Woman in "Streetcar Named Desire". 298

From: Color slides of Blacks

Edna Thomas, as Mexican Woman in "Streetcar Named Desire". 298

From: Color slides of Blacks

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Creator: Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964
Date: 1948 [Mar 8]
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Abstract:
Edna Thomas (1885 - 1974) was a prominent African-American actress and singer. She played the role of The Mexican Woman in both stage and film versions of "A Streetcar Named Desire."
Physical Description:
1 slide
color, Kodachrome
2 x 2 in.
Host Note:
Number: CCLXXVIa
Box:
Negro Collection 1
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
Exhibition Note:
Living Portraits: Carl Van Vechten's Color Photographs of African Americans, 1939-1964
Source Digital Format:
High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 2018922
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