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Langston Hughes at the Stage Door Canteen, as a busboy, with Terry Keane, junior hostess, Helen Ford, senior hostess

From: Photographs of Blacks

Langston Hughes at the Stage Door Canteen, as a busboy, with Terry Keane, junior hostess, Helen Ford, senior hostess

From: Photographs of Blacks

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Creator: Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964
Date: 1943 Apr 8
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Description:
In ink verso: Langston Hughes at the Stage Door Canteen / as a busboy, with Terry Keane, junior hostess / Helen Ford, senior hostess. 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.
Physical Description:
1 photographic print
b&w
23.9 x 17.2 cm
Host Note:
Photographer's number: VIII y 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.
Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Source Digital Format:
High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 2026095
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