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Carmen Jones

From: Photographs of Blacks

Carmen Jones

From: Photographs of Blacks

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Alternate Title:
Muriel Rahn as Carmen Jones
Creator: Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964
Date: 1944 Feb 29
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Description:
Stamped verso: "Photograph by Carl Van Vechten. / 146 Central Park West / Cannot be reproduced without permission.
Abstract:
Muriel Rahn was an actress and singer on and off Broadway in the mid-twentieth century. Even though she was more well-known for her Broadway performances, she was also an operatic singer. In 1942, she was the first African American singer to perform in Ca
Physical Description:
1 photographic print
b&w
25.1 x 19.6 cm.
Host Note:
Photographer's number: XVIII z 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: 2027319
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