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Canada Lee as Bigger Thomas - Native Son

From: Photographs of Blacks

Canada Lee as Bigger Thomas - Native Son

From: Photographs of Blacks

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Creator: Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964
Date: 1941 Apr 7
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Description:
In ink verso: Canada Lee as Bigger Thomas - Native Son. Stamped verso: Photograph by Carl Van Vechten / Cannot be reproduced without permission
Abstract:
Leonard Lionel Cornelius Canegata ( Canada Lee, 1907 - 1952) was an African American actor married to Francis Lee Pearson and father of the actor Carl Lee.
Physical Description:
1 photographic print
b&w
25.2 x 14.1 cm
Host Note:
Photographer's number: XIX T 8
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: 2025960
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