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[Group at the Stage Door Canteen, Langston Hughes in background]

From: Photographs of Blacks

[Group at the Stage Door Canteen, Langston Hughes in background]

From: Photographs of Blacks

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Creator: Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964
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Description:
In pencil verso: Hughes bequest. 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 two sailors and a woman seated at a table, a standing sailor with Peggy Anne Garnes (actress) and Langston Hughes
Physical Description:
1 photographic print
b&w
24.1 x 18.4 cm
Host Note:
Photographer's number: VII y 18
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: 2026073
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