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Series 6
Photographs, 1939-2004
Box 45 and 58-60; OP 8 - 13

Scope and Content Note

The series consists of photographs of Paul Carter Harrison and others from 1939-2004. There are headshots of Harrison as well as a small number of photos of Harrison with other actors and artists including Laurence Fishburne, Roscoe Lee Brown, Oliver Lee Jackson, Duane Jones, Melba Moore, Larry Neal, and Charles (Chuck) Stewart. The series also includes photographs and slides of Harrison's play Doxology Opera, as well as photographs from the first performance, in 1963, of Pavane for a Dead-Pan Minstrel starring Roscoe Lee Brown and Salome Jens. There is also one photo of Harrison's parents Paul and Thelma Harrison and two photos of his daughter Fonteyn Thelma Harrison as well as a publicity shot of actress Magaly Colimon. The series also contains a set of publicity photos from the Brooklyn Academy of Music musical Tappin' Uptown, including "Peg Leg" Bates, Steve Condos, The Copasetics, Chuck Greene, and Harold Nicholas. Photographers include Bert Andrews, Adger W. Cowans and Joseph Mehling.

Arrangement Note

Arranged in alphabetical order.

Box Folder Content
45 1 A Tempest, cast members and set design, Dartmouth College, 2000 [includes photos of Harrison with cast] Dartmouth College, 2000 [includes photos of Harrison with cast]
58 16 Brazil, circa 1970s
45 2 Chkadua, Eteri, negatives of paintings, includes "The Bird Unknown" and "Aja," circa 1999
45 3 Classic Plays from the Negro Ensemble Company, original photos, circa 1972 [includes photos by Bert Andrews] Bert Andrews]
45 4 Colimon, Magaly, 1998
58 17 de Boer, Lodewijk (Amsterdam, Holland), 1980
45 5 Doxology, view of 3D model concept for stage, 1997
45 6 Doxology, sample of 2D digital painting, 1997
45 7 Doxology, slides, 2000
58 18 Doxology performance at Columbia College, negatives and proof sheets, 1995
60 1 Fall, Nayae, Bamako, circa 1982
58 19 Goree Island, no date
45 8 Harrison, Fonteyn Thelma, no date
45 9 Harrison, Paul, and Thelma Harrison, New York, 1939
58 20 Harrison, Paul Carter, 1994-1998 [photographer: Adger W. Cowans]
58 21 Harrison, Paul Carter (Amherst, Massachusetts), 1972
45 10 Harrison, Paul Carter, Classic Plays from the Negro Ensemble Company, book signing, Barnes and Noble, New York, 1995 Barnes and Noble, New York, 1995
59 10 Harrison, Paul Carter, headshots, 1973 [photographer: Hal Hammond]
45 11 Harrison, Paul Carter, headshot, 1985 [photographer: Bert Andrews]
59 1 Harrison, Paul Carter, headshots, 1998 [photogapher: Joseph Mehling]
45 12 Harrison, Paul Carter, mounted photo, no date
45 13 Harrison, Paul Carter, no date
45 14 Harrison, Paul Carter, publicity photos, 1973-1998 [includes photos by Adger W. Cowans and Joseph Mehling]
45 15 Harrison, Paul Carter, with Brenda Payton and unidentified others, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1982
45 16 Harrison, Paul Carter, with Charles (Chuck) Stewart, photo-shoot by Bert Andrews, New York, 1985 [also includes an unidentified man]
45 17 Harrison, Paul Carter, with Duane Jones, and Larry Neal, Schomburg Library Forum, New York, 1974
59 2 Harrison, Paul Carter, with Larry Neal, Duane Jones, and unidentified man, Forum on Folk Culture, Schomburg Center, 1979-1980
45 18 Harrison, Paul Carter, with Laurence Fishburne, Roscoe Lee Brown, and one other unidentified person, 1992
45 19 Harrison, Paul Carter, with Oliver Lee Jackson, 1971
45 20 Harrison, Paul Carter, with Oliver Lee Jackson, and Donald Suggs, 1992
59 3 Harrison, Paul Carter, with others, Christmas and New Year's, 1999-2000
59 4 Harrison, Paul Carter, with others, Paris, France, 1992
59 5 Harrison, Paul Carter, with unidentified others, no date
45 21 Harrison, Paul Carter, with Wanda Malone Harrison, Amiri Baraka, Woodie King, and Melba Moore, New Federal Theatre Benefit, 2004 [photos by Ken Simmons]
45 22 Howard University students, circa 1967
59 6 Negatives
45 23 Pavane for a Dead-Pan Minstrel, cast members rehearsing movement staged by Eleo Pomare, 1963 Eleo Pomare, 1963
OP8 - Pavane for a Dead-Pan Minstrel, Roscoe Lee Brown, Actor's Studio, New York (New York), 1963 Roscoe Lee Brown, Actor's Studio, New York (New York), 1963
OP9 - Pavane for a Dead-Pan Minstrel, Roscoe Lee Brown and Salome Jens, Actor's Studio, New York (New York), 1963 [1 of 3] Salome Jens, Actor's Studio, New York (New York), 1963 [1 of 3]
OP10 - Pavane for a Dead-Pan Minstrel, Roscoe Lee Brown and Salome Jens, Actor's Studio, New York (New York), 1963 [2 of 3]
OP11 - Pavane for a Dead-Pan Minstrel, Roscoe Lee Brown and Salome Jens, Actor's Studio, New York (New York), 1963 [3 of 3]
BV1 - Photograph album, circa 1990s [1 of 2]
BV2 - Photograph album, circa 1990s [2 of 2]
45 24 Production photos, "Anansi," "Tjentjie," and "Amba," Theater Thalia, Paramaribo, Suriname and Amsterdam, Netherlands, circa 1963
59 7 Slides
OP12 - Tabernacle, touring company "Sons/Ancestors" with set design and masks by Oliver Lee Jackson, 1971 [photo on wood] Oliver Lee Jackson, 1971 [photo on wood]
45 25 Tappin' Uptown, publicity photos, Brooklyn Academy of Music, New York, 1982 Brooklyn Academy of Music, New York, 1982
59 8 Unidentified beach and city (Brazil?), no date
45 26 Unidentified people, no date
OP13 - Van Splunteren, Carla, 1968
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