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Pearl Primus. 366

From: Color slides of Blacks

Pearl Primus. 366

From: Color slides of Blacks

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Creator: Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964
Date: 1943 [Oct 11]
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Abstract:
Pearl Primus was a distinguished dancer and choreographer famous for her "primitive" dances and interpretations of great black literature by the likes of Langston Hughes, Lewis Allen, and Josh White.
Physical Description:
1 slide
color, Kodachrome
2 x 2 in.
Host Note:
Number: XLVa
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: 2019468
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