Series 2
Photographs, circa 1852-2012
Boxes 3 - 31, 55-56, 59-61, 78-82 and OP 1 - 20, 63, 65-73

Scope and Content Note

The collection contains over 3000 photographs related to theater, music, film, and dance, particularly from 1930s and 1940s Harlem. The full range of photographs in the collection date from the early 1900s to the early 2000s, and represent numerous subjects. There are formal, professional photographs of entertainers and theatrical productions as well as candid, informal snapshots of individuals and events that have been collected from others.

Arrangement Note

Organized by individuals first, then by films and performances, many of which are cross-referenced.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

The collection contains some copies of original materials held by other institutions; these copies may not be reproduced without the permission of the owner of the originals.

Individuals
Box Folder Content
3 1 Able, Walter
- - Aiello, Danny [See Harlem Nights] Aiello, Danny [See
3 2 Aland and Arnise
3 3 Alcainas, Consuello
- - Alexander, Jane [See The Great White Hope] Alexander, Jane [See
- - Alfonzo of Spain [See Stephen Sandheim]
- - Ali, Bardu [See Blackbirds] Ali, Bardu [See
3 4 Ali, Muhammad
- - Alice, Mary [See Cockfight; Glasshouse] Alice, Mary [See Glasshouse]
3 5 Allen, Betty
3 6 Allen, Geri
55 5 Allen, Moses
- - Allen, Peter [See Legs Diamond] Allen, Peter [See
- - Alston, Sylvia [See Mae Barnes]
3 7 Alvin Ailey Dance Theater
59 1 Amaral, Marilyn
- - Amat, Samara [See Macbeth (Harlem School of the Arts)] Amat, Samara [See
- - Ameche, Don [See Annabella]
3 8 Anderson, Eddie "Rochester"
- - Anderson, Evelyn [See Harry Watkins]
3 9 Anderson, Gordon [See also Bruce Nugent]
3 10 Anderson, Ivie
3 11 Anderson, Maceo [See also Black Patti Program]
3 12 Anderson, Marian
3 13 Anderson, Thomas
3 14 Angell, Esther and family
3 15 Angelou, Maya
3 16 Anglo, Harry
3 17 Annabella
3 18 Apollo Theater
3 19 Apus and Estrella
55 6 Apus and Estrella [photocopy]
- - Ard, Ken [See Starlight Express] Ard, Ken [See
59 2 Armas, Helena
59 3 Armstrong, Audrey
3 20 Armstrong, Louis [See also Lawrence Lucie]
OP1 Armstrong, Louis
55 7 Armstrong, Louis and Billie Holiday
3 21 Armstrong, Lucille
3 22 Arnaut Brothers
- - Arnaz, Luci [See Robert Klein]
3 23 Arroyo, Martina
59 4 Art Kane Jazz
3 24 Astaire, Fred
3 25 Atkins, Cholly [See also Cholly and Dotty; Coles and Atkins; Oklahoma City University Honorary Degree Celebration (February 23, 2002); Rock 'n Roll Revue] Atkins, Cholly [See also Cholly and Dotty; Coles and Atkins; Oklahoma City University Honorary Degree Celebration (February 23, 2002);
3 26 Attles, Joe
- - Aumont, Jean-Pierre [See Murderous Angels] Aumont, Jean-Pierre [See
3 27 Austin, Patti
3 28 Autry, Herman
- - Avery, Margaret [See The Color Purple] Avery, Margaret [See
3 29 Baby Grand, The
- - Baer, Max [See Martha Raye]
- - Bagneris, Vernel [See Jelly Roll!] Bagneris, Vernel [See
3 30 Bailey, Bill [See also Johnny Hudgins]
- - Bailey, Carl [See Alvin Ailey Dance Theater]
3 31 Bailey, Pearl [See also Porgy and Bess; Hello Dolly] Bailey, Pearl [See also Hello Dolly]
59 5 Baily, Bill
3 32 Baines, Peal
- - Baio, Scott [See Bugsy]
- - Baker, Benny [See Dorothy Lamour]
3 33 Baker, Jean Claude
3 34 Baker, Josephine [See also Follies Bergere; U.S.O. Camp Shows; Zouzou] Baker, Josephine [See also U.S.O. Camp Shows; Zouzou]
3 35 Baker, Lauren
- - Baker, Lavern [See Black and Blue] Baker, Lavern [See
- - Baldwin, James [See Sammy Davis, Jr.]
3 36 Bankhead, Tallulah
3 37 Banks, Helen [See also Black Patti Program-Countee Cullen Library]
- - Banks, Marilyn [See Alvin Ailey Dance Theater]
59 6 Banks, Marilyn
3 38 Barnes, Mae [See also By the Beautiful Sea] Barnes, Mae [See also
OP2 Barnes, Mae
3 39 Barnett, Charlie
- - Barrie, Elaine [See Midnight] Barrie, Elaine [See
3 40 Barrie, Suzanne
59 7 The Barry Brothers
3 41 Barrymore, John [See also Grand Hotel; Midnight] Barrymore, John [See also Midnight]
59 8 Barstow, Dick
- - Bartold, Norman [See Charlie and Company] Bartold, Norman [See
59 9 Barton, Earl and Lisa Gaye
- - Baryshnikov, Mikhail [See White Nights] Baryshnikov, Mikhail [See
- - Bautier, Michele [See Stardust] Bautier, Michele [See
4 1 Basie, Count [See also All-Star Swing Festival; Sex and the Single Girl] Basie, Count [See also Sex and the Single Girl]
- - Bates, Jerome Preston [See Remember Weselves] Bates, Jerome Preston [See
4 2 Bates, Peg Leg [See also Tondaleyo]
- - Batie, Walter [See Blackbirds] Batie, Walter [See
59 10 Battle, Hinton
- - Battles, Edgar [See U.S.O. Camp Shows] Battles, Edgar [See
4 3 Beam, Reginald
- - Beaman, Irving "Peaches" [See Pete, Peaches, and Duke]
4 4 Bearden, Nanette
- - Beasley, Joyce [See Chink Collins]
4 5 Beatles, The
- - Beaubian, Susan [See Honky Tonk Nights] Beaubian, Susan [See
4 6 Beavers, Louise [See also Imitation of Life; Rainbow on the River; Scandal Street; Beulah] Beavers, Louise [See also Rainbow on the River; Scandal Street; Beulah]
- - Bechet, Sidney [See Lawrence Lucie]
- - Bedelia, Bonnie [See My Sweet Charlie] Bedelia, Bonnie [See
4 7 Belafonte, Harry [See also Carmen Jones (film); End of the World; Uptown Saturday Night] Belafonte, Harry [See also End of the World; Uptown Saturday Night]
- - Belgrave, Cynthia [See Twelfth Night] Belgrave, Cynthia [See
- - Benedict, Dirk [See Georgia, Georgia] Benedict, Dirk [See
- - Bennett, Connie [See Annabella]
4 8 Bennett, Joan
4 9 Bennett, Tony
59 11 Benny, Floyd
- - Benny, Jack [See U.S.O. Camp Shows] Benny, Jack [See
4 10 Bentley, Gladys
- - Berger, David [See Wynton Marsalis]
- - Bergman, Ingrid [See U.S.O. Camp Shows]
4 11 Berle, Milton [See also NBC Follies] Berle, Milton [See also
4 12 Bernhardt, Clyde
4 13 Berry Brothers
4 14 Berry, Chuck
4 15 Berry, James
- - Berry, Nyas [See Blackbirds; You're My Everything] Berry, Nyas [See You're My Everything]
4 16 Berry, Warren [See also You're My Everything] Berry, Warren [See also
- - Bertie, Delores [See Jessie Madison]
59 12 Best, Willie
4 17 Bethune Big Band
- - Big Maybelle [See Little Richard]
- - Bingham, Mary Alice [See Three to Make Ready]
- - Black, Paul [See Three Chocolateers]
4 18 Black, Phil
4 19 Black and Blue Trio
4 20 Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia, Inc.
4 21 Black Patti Program
4 22 Black Patti Program-Countee Cullen Library
- - Blackwell-Cook, Debbi [See Bessie Speaks]
4 23 Blake, Eubie [See also Adelaide Hall]
- - Blake, Jerry [See Gerald Reeves]
- - Blake, Josh [See Rags]
4 24 Blanchard, Terence
- - Bledsoe, Tempestt [See The Cosby Show] Bledsoe, Tempestt [See
- - Blondell, Joan [See Golddiggers of 1937] Blondell, Joan [See
- - Blue, Ben [See Dorothy Lamour; U.S.O. Camp Shows] Blue, Ben [See Dorothy Lamour;
4 25 Blue Devils Orchestra
4 26 Blue Note Social Club (Annual dance May 19, 1974)
4 27 Blue Rhythm Band
4 28 Boatrite, Henry
- - Bobettes, The [See Salute to the Pioneers of Rhythm and Blues and Doo Wop]
4 29 Boisseau, Juanita [See also Brown Twins; Cotton Club Girls; Tondaleyo; Les Gaines; Margot Webb; Jazz Age in Paris opening; Harlem Week; Vivan Brown]
4 30 Bon Bons
- - Bonet, Lisa [See The Cosby Show] Bonet, Lisa [See
4 31 Booker, Bobby
- - Boone, Lester [See Lawrence Lucie]
- - Booth, Edwin [See Junius Brutus Booth]
4 32 Booth, Junius Brutus
- - Booth, Judge William H. [See Sickle Cell Anemia Foundation of Greater New York]
4 33 Boots Marshall Review Entertainers
- - Boozer, Brenda [See Robert Klein]
- - Bosan, Alonzo [See Seventeen]
- - Bosco, Philip [See Saint Joan]
- - Boston, Gretha [See Showboat (1994)]
- - Bottoms, Timothy [See The White Dawn] Bottoms, Timothy [See
- - Bouquett, Tamara Tunie [See Oh, Kay!] Bouquett, Tamara Tunie [See
- - Bow, Billie [See Cotton Club Girls]
- - Bowen, Billy [See Lucky Millinder]
- - Bowie, Arthur [See Friendly Fifty Club]
4 34 Bowser, Buddy [See also Bert Howell]
4 35 Bradley, Doryce
4 36 Bradshaw, Tiny
4 37 Brando, Marlon
- - Braud, Wellman [See Lawrence Lucie]
- - Breen, Bobby [See Rainbow on the River] Breen, Bobby [See
- - Brennan, Maureen [See Stardust] Brennan, Maureen [See
59 13 Brent, Evelyn
5 1 Bricktop
5 2 Bricktop's mother [?]
5 3 Briggs, Bunny [See also Black and Blue 1989-1991; Oklahoma City University Honorary Degree Celebration (Feb. 23, 2002)] Briggs, Bunny [See also Oklahoma City University Honorary Degree Celebration (Feb. 23, 2002)]
- - Bright, Willie [See Buddy Bowser]
5 4 Brisbane, Betty
- - Britt, Charles [See Ghosts: Live from Galilee] Britt, Charles [See
- - Britt, May [See Sammy Davis, Jr.]
- - Broderick, Matthew [See Glory] Broderick, Matthew [See
5 5 Brooks, Avery
5 6 Brown, Ada
- - Brown, Avis [See Macbeth (Harlem School of the Arts)] Brown, Avis [See Harlem School of the Arts)]
5 7 Brown, Bernie
59 14 Brown, Buster, Ernie Patton Tap Dance
5 8 Brown, Buster Memorial Service
59 15 Brown, Candy
5 9 Brown, Charles
- - Brown, Charles [See Home]
- - Brown, Ernest [See Copasetics]
5 10 Brown, James
- - Brown, Jim [See Slaughter's Big Rip-Off] Brown, Jim [See
- - Brown, Joe E. [See U.S.O. Camp Shows] Brown, Joe E. [See
- - Brown, Kevin [See Alvin Ailey Dance Theater]
- - Brown, Lawrence [See Freddie Jenkins]
- - Brown, Ludwig [See Connie McLean]
5 11 Brown, Ralph
59 16 Brown, Roscoe Lee
- - Brown, Rose [See The Hot Mikado (1939)] Brown, Rose [See The Hot Mikado
5 12 Brown, Ruth [See also Staggerlee] Brown, Ruth [See also
- - Brown, Scoby [See Friendly Fifty Club]
OP3 Brown, Troy
5 13 Brown Twins (Hibby and Vivian Brown) [See also Cab Calloway; Duke Ellington; Cotton Club Girls]
5 14 Brown, Vivian [See also Margot Webb; Cotton Club Girls; Elvera Davis]
5 15 Brown, Wini
5 16 Brown and Beige
5 17 Browne, Roscoe Lee [See also Behind the Broken Words; There, You Died!; The World's Greatest Athlete] Browne, Roscoe Lee [See also There, You Died!; The World's Greatest Athlete]
5 18 Browning and Starr
- - Browning, Ivan [See Browning and Starr]
- - Bruce, Cheryl Lynn [See From the Mississippi Delta] Bruce, Cheryl Lynn [See
5 19 Bruce, Mary [1 of 2]
6 1 Bruce, Mary [2 of 2]
6 2 Bruce, Mary-Dancers [See also Starbuds] [1 of 2]
6 3 Bruce, Mary-Dancers [See also Starbuds] [2 of 2]
- - Bruce, "Red" [See John Henry Lewis]
55 8 Bryan, Ardie
6 4 Bryant, Andre
- - Bryant, Beaulah [See Adelaide Hall]
6 5 Bryant, Willie [See also Rock 'n Roll Revue]
59 17 Bryant, Willie and Leonard Reed
- - Bubbles, John [See Buck and Bubbles; Mary Bruce; Carmen Jones (stage)] Bubbles, John [See Buck and Bubbles; Mary Bruce;
- - Buck, Ford [See Buck and Bubbles; Carmen Jones (stage)]
6 6 Buck and Bubbles
6 7 Buck and Chic
6 8 Bullard, Gene
- - Bumford, Roy [See Bobby Booker]
6 9 Burbage, Lord R.
6 10 Burge, Gregg [See also Oh, Kay!] Burge, Gregg [See also
59 18 Burgess, Meredith, Russell Collins and Lillian Gish
- - Burley, Dan [See Tondaleyo]
6 11 Burno, Lynn
6 12 Burnside, Vi
6 13 Burrows, Vinie
- - Burton, LeVar [See Roots: The Gift] Burton, LeVar [See
- - Busia, Akosua [See The Color Purple] Busia, Akosua [See
- - Bush, Terri [See Rose Morgan]
6 14 Butler, Jacques [See also Margot Webb]
6 15 Butter Beans and Susie
6 16 Butts, Jimmy
6 17 Byrde and Bartell
6 18 Byrde, Edye
- - Caldwell, L. Scott [See Home; Joe Turner's Come and Gone] Caldwell, L. Scott [See Joe Turner's Come and Gone]
- - Calhoun, Bobby [See Salute to the Pioneers of Rhythm and Blues and Doo Wop]
6 19 Calloway, Blanche
59 19 Calloway, Cab
6 20 Calloway, Cab [See also Nicholas Brothers; Margot Webb; Hi De Ho; St. Louis Blues; Stormy Weather] St. Louis Blues; Stormy Weather]
- - Calloway, Jean [See Lawrence Lucie]
- - Calloway, Northern J. [See Pippin] Calloway, Northern J. [See
- - Calona, Jerry [See U.S.O. Camp Shows] Calona, Jerry [See
- - Campanella, Roy [See Jackie Robinson]
6 21 Campbell, Dick [See also Sickle Cell Anemia Foundation of Greater New York]
- - Campbell, Evelyn [See Mable Turner]
6 22 Candi and Pepper
55 9 Cantor, Eddie
6 23 Carlisle, Una Mae
59 20 Carmen Miranda Rhumba Band
6 24 Carmichael, Hoagy
7 1 Carpenter, Thelma
7 2 Carroll, Dihanne [See also Agnes of God] Carroll, Dihanne [See also
- - Carroll, Rocky [See The Piano Lesson] Carroll, Rocky [See
- - Carter, Ben [See Mantan Moreland]
7 3 Carter, Betty [See also Wynton Marsalis]
7 4 Carter, Lavada Snow
7 5 Carver, George Washington
7 6 Casey, Al
- - Cash, Johnny [See Ray Charles]
- - Cash, June Carter [See Ray Charles]
7 7 Castor, Jimmy
7 8 Cato, Minto
7 9 Cats and the Fiddle
- - Cauldwell, Happy [See Lawrence Lucie]
7 10 Chamblee, Eddie
- - Champion, Linda [See The Harptones]
- - Chaney, Lon [See Black Patti Program-Countee Cullen Library]
7 11 Chaplin, Charlie
7 12 Charles, Ezzard
7 13 Charles, Ray [See also Heart and Soul] Charles, Ray [See also
- - Chase, Debora [See Alvin Ailey Dance Theater]
- - Cheatham, Doc [See Gerald Reeves]
7 14 Checker, Chubby
7 15 Checkers
7 16 Chenzira, Ayoka
- - Cherot, Margaret [See Cotton Club Girls]
59 21 Children's Day
- - Childress, Alvin [See Amos 'n Andy] Childress, Alvin [See
7 17 Cholly and Dotty
7 18 Chuck and Chuckles
- - Churchill, Savannah [See Hoagy Carmichael]
- - Cita, Raoul [See The Harptones]
7 19 Clark, Dave
- - Clarke, Una [See Sickle Cell Anemia Foundation of Greater New York]
7 20 Claude Hopkins Orchestra
55 10 Claybrook, Edna Mae, Mother Divine, Cora T. Walker, Charles Rangel, and Cynthia Gray Hathaway
59 22 Clayton, Buck
7 21 Clayton, Pat
7 22 Clef Club Band
7 23 Cleveland, Gwen
59 23 Club Baby Grand in Harlem
- - Cluzet, Francois [See Round Midnight] Cluzet, Francois [See
7 24 Coasters, The
- - Cobbs, Al [See Howard W. Johnson]
7 25 Coca, Imogene
7 26 Colbert, Claudette [See also Imitation of Life]
- - Colby, Barbara [See Murderous Angels] Colby, Barbara [See
7 27 Cole, Billy
7 28 Cole, Cozy
7 29 Cole, Maria
7 30 Cole, Nat King [See also St. Louis Blues] Cole, Nat King [See also
7 31 Cole, Natalie
- - Coleman, Desiree [See Big Deal] Coleman, Desiree [See
7 32 Coleman, Earl
- - Coleman, Eddie [See Day, Dawn and Dusk]
7 33 Coleman, Herbert
7 34 Coles and Atkins
7 35 Coles, Honi [See also Coles and Atkins; Copasetics; Adelaide Hall; Rock 'n Roll Revue]
- - Coles, Willy [See Speed Deamons]
7 36 Collins, Chink
7 37 Collyer, June
7 38 Colmans
- - Coltrane, John [See Freddie Hubbard]
55 11 Coltrane, John and Dizzy Gillespie
7 39 Commodores, The
7 40 Conklin, Peggy
- - Connie's Hot Chocolates [See Gertrude Cox]
- - Connors, Dolly [See Black Patti Program-Countee Cullen Library]
- - Conway, Dick [See Johnny Hudgins papers]
- - Conway, Estella [See Johnny Hudgins papers]
- - Cook, Charles [See Les Gaines; Copasetics]
- - Cook, Joe [See Rain or Shine]
7 41 Cook and Brown
7 42 Cooper, Carmen
- - Cooper, Ralph [See Dark Manhattan]
7 43 Cooper, Ralph
7 44 Cooper, Ralph Book Signing
7 45 Copasetics
7 46 Co-Petites
7 47 Cornell, Katherine [See also Candida; The Doctor's Dilemma; No Time for Comedy; That Lady]
- - Cortes, Mapy [See Seven Days Leave]
7 48 Cosby, Bill [See also The Cosby Show]
7 49 Cotton Club
7 50 Cotton Club Girls
7 51 Cotton Club Performers
- - Coulter, Jessie [See Ray Charles]
7 52 Cousin Ida
- - Covan, Willie [See Eleanor Powell]
7 53 Coward, Noel
7 54 Cox, Gertrude "Baby"
- - Crabbe, Larry [See Dorothy Lamour]
- - Craig, Hilda [See Cotton Club Girls]
- - Crawford, Joan [See Dancing Lady; Grand Hotel]
- - Crier, Arthur [See Salute to the Pioneers of Rhythm and Blues and Doo Wop]
- - Criswell, Kim [See Stardust]
- - Croce, Stephen C. [See Ghosts: Live from Galilee]
8 1 Cromer, Harold [See also Black Patti Program]
- - Crosby, Bing [See Going Hollywood; If I Had My Way]
- - Crumpton, Ruth [See Carmen Jones (stage)]
8 2 Cruz, Celia
8 3 Cumbo, Marion
8 4 Cumbo, Rashamella
8 5 Cunningham, Evelyn
8 6 Curtis, Gertrude [See also Ulysses S. Thompson]
8 7 Curtis, Hyacinth [See also Cotton Club Girls]
8 8 Dade, Florence (Smarter Set Co.)
- - Dailey, Dan [See You're My Everything]
- - Dallas, Ruby [See Cotton Club Girls]
- - Daly, James [See The White House]
8 9 Damita Jo
8 10 Dandridge, Dorothy [See also Bright Road; Carmen Jones (film); The Decks Ran Red; Malaga; Porgy and Bess; Tamango]
8 11 Dandridge Sisters
8 12 Daniels, Billy [See also Tondaleyo; Hello Dolly]
8 13 Daniels, Jimmy [See also Garland Wilson]
59 24 Daniels, Jimmy and Elizabeth Welch
- - Dankworth, John [See Cleo Laine]
8 14 Danny and Edith
8 15 Darr, Alice
8 16 Davenport, Orrin circus troupe
- - David, Keith [See Jelly's Last Jam]
8 17 Davidson, Mickey
- - Davies, Marion [See Going Hollywood]
8 18 Davis, Angela
8 19 Davis, Bobby
8 20 Davis, Bruce Anthony [See also Damn Yankees]
8 21 Davis, Clifton
8 22 Davis, Elvera Sanchez [See also Sammy Davis, Jr.; Brian Mitchell; Harold Nicholas; Lionel Hampton's Birthday Party; Juanita Boisseau; Black Patti Program]
8 23 Davis, Evelyn
8 24 Davis, Martha
- - Davis, Michael [See Rags]
8 25 Davis, Miles
- - Davis, Ossie [See Ruby Dee; Jungle Fever]
- - Davis, Ramona [See Elvera Sanchez Davis]
8 26 Davis, Sammy Jr. [See also Sinclaire and LeRoy; Anna Lucasta; Convicts 4; Golden Boy; A Man Called Adam; NBC Follies; Ocean's Eleven; Porgy and Bess; Sergeants 3]
59 25 Davis, Sammy "Mr. Melody"
8 27 Davis, Tiny
- - Davis, Todd [See Remember Weselves]
- - Daw, Marjorie [See Charlie Chaplin]
- - Dawn, Marpessa [See Black Orpheus]
59 26 Dawson, Garfield
8 28 Day, Dawn, and Dusk/Kentucky Singers
59 27 De Pass, Steve
8 29 De Platte, Carol Ann
59 28 De Vore, Ophelia
8 30 Dee, Ruby [See also Checkmates; Jungle Fever; The Pretenders; Sickle Cell Anemia Foundation of Greater New York]
8 31 De Lavallade, Carmen [See also Ruth Brown]
- - DeLoatch, Gary [See Alvin Ailey Dance Theater]
8 32 Delta Rhythm Boys
- - De Paris, Sidney [See Lawrence Lucie]
8 33 De Pass, Steve
- - De Shields, Andre [See Stardust]
8 34 Del Marco, Grace
- - Derricks, Cleavant [See Big Deal]
59 29 Desche, Carmella
- - Desponisa, Dyrome [See Macbeth (Harlem School of the Arts)]
8 35 Detroit Red
8 36 Devereaux, Jeanne
8 37 Devine, Loretta
8 38 Dewhurse, Colleen
8 39 Dexter, Tony
8 40 Diddley, Bo
8 41 Dietrich, Marlene
59 30 Diggs, Betty Jean, Izzy Rowe, Fannie Dabney, Bessie Buchanan and Ivy Speed
8 42 Dillard, Bill [See also Leroy Smith Orchstra]
8 43 Dinkins, Mayor David
- - Dixon, Jerry [See Five Guys Named Moe]
- - Djola, Badja [See A Rage in Harlem]
- - Doby, Larry [See Jackie Robinson]
- - Dole, Elizabeth [See Margot Webb]
59 31 Dollar, Ruby
9 1 Domino, Fats
9 2 Donegan, Dorothy
55 12 D'Orsay, Fifi
9 3 Dorsey, Tom
9 4 Douglass, Frederick
- - Downes, William [See Savoy Dancers]
9 5 Dozier, Chinye
- - Dozier, Elizabeth [See Mae Williams]
9 6 Draper, Barkley
- - Draper, Paul [See Cholly Atkins]
9 7 Drew, Alan
9 8 Drifters, The
9 9 Du Bois, W. E. B.
- - Dudley, Bessie [See Margot Webb; Mae Barnes]
59 32 Dudley, Bessie
- - Duff, Hosea [See Gerald Reeves]
- - Duke, Ethel [See Cotton Club Girls]
59 33 Duke Ellington Memorial Fund
- - Duquesnay, Ann [See Spunk]
- - Duncan, Todd [See Syncopation]
9 10 Dunham, Katherine
- - Durbin, Deanna [See Three Smart Girls]
59 34 Durocher, Leo, George Raft and Ann Rutherford
9 11 Durham, Eddie
9 12 Dushon, Jean
- - Dutton, Charles S. [See Ma Rainey's Black Bottom; The Piano Lesson]
- - Dyson, DK [See Remember Weselves]
9 13 Ebony Aces, The
9 14 Ebony Rascals, The
- - Echols, Angeles [See Staggerlee]
9 15 Eckstein, Billy
9 16 Eckstein, June
9 17 Edgar Hayes Band
- - Edwards, Gloria [See Black Girl]
- - Edwards, Joseph [See Remember Weselves]
9 18 Edwards Sisters
- - Egbert, Marian [See Tondaleyo; Jessie Madison]
- - Elizabeth, Queen [See Snub Mosley]
9 20 Ellington, Duke [See also Joe Louis; Tondaleyo; All-Star Swing Festival] [1 of 2]
9 21 Ellington, Duke [2 of 2]
OP4 Ellington, Duke
9 22 Ellington, Mercer
9 23 Elliott, Billie
9 24 Elliott, Lou
- - Elliott, Nancy Miller [See Bobby Short]
- - Ellis, Bea [See Tondaleyo]
9 25 Ellis, Maurice [See also The Hot Mikado (1939); Lost Boundaries; Macbeth; Seventeen; Stevadore]
OP5 Ellis, Maurice
59 35 Ellis, Maurice, Kenneth Nelson, and Alonso Bogan
59 36 Ellis, Maurice and Orson
- - Emerson, Faye [See Back to Methuselah]
9 26 Entertainers, The
- - Eskew, Doug [See Five Guys Named Moe]
- - Estraletta [See Margot Webb]
- - Etting, Ruth [See The Song of Fame]
- - Europe, James Reese [See Clef Club Band]
9 27 Evans, Belton
- - Evans, Teddy [See Speed Deamons]
9 28 Evans, Warren
9 29 Fabrique, Tina
9 30 Faddis, Jon
9 31 Fair Park Band Shell (Dallas, TX, 1936)
- - Fairbanks, Douglas [See Charlie Chaplin]
9 32 Falana, Lola
- - Farley, J. J. and the Soul Stirrers [See The Gospel at Colonus]
- - Fat Boys [See Krush Groove]
9 33 Father Divine
9 34 Federal Theater Project
9 35 Feinstein, Michael
- - Field, Dorothy [See Singing the Blues]
9 36 Fitzgerald, Ella
- - Flanagan, Tommy [See Wynton Marsalis]
9 37 Flashe and Sunda
59 Fletcher, Dusty
- - Fletcher, Tempie [See Swinging Seniors]
9 38 Fontaine Dancers
- - Foster, Jodie [See Bugsy]
9 39 Four Blues
59 38 The Four Covans
9 40 Four Flash Devils
55 13 The Four Ink Spots
10 1 Four Pennies, The
10 2 Four Step Brothers
10 3 Four Toppers
10 4 Four Tops, The
- - Fowler, Steve [See Starlight Express]
10 5 Foxx, Redd [See also Harlem Nights; Sanford and Son]
- - Francis, Kay [See My Bill]
- - Francis, Panama [See Howard W. Johnson]
59 39 Francis, Panama
10 6 Franklin, Aretha
59 40 Franklin, Joe and Jimmy Witherson
- - Fraser, Ted [See Tip, Tap and Toe]
10 7 Frazier, Charlie
- - Freeman, K. Todd [See Spunk]
10 8 Freeman, Morgan [See also Glory; Linda Hopkins]
- - Freeman, Sharon [See Adelaide Hall]
- - French, Billye [See Cotton Club Girls]
10 9 Friendly Fifty Club (2nd Annual Banquet November 12, 1972)
10 10 Friendly Fifty Club (Club meeting April 8, 1978)
10 11 Friendly Fifty Club (Misc.)
10 12 Friendly Fifty Club (Picnic August 12, 1973)
10 13 Friendly Fifty Club (Stag March 9, 1969)
- - Frye, Don [See Bobby Booker]
- - Fuller, Curtis [See Freddie Hubbard]
59 41 Further Mo'
- - Gable, Clark [See Gone with the Wind]
10 14 Gaines, Leslie "Bubba" [See also Copasetics; Three Dukes]
10 15 Gaines and Jefferson
- - Gallagher, Peter [See Guys and Dolls]
10 16 Gardenia
- - Gardiner, Bob [See Martha Raye]
10 17 Gardner, Leon
10 18 Garland, Judy
- - Garner, Errol [See Johnny Hudgins]
- - Garratt, Brenda [See Daddy Goodness]
- - Garrett, Mable [See Cotton Club Girls]
10 19 Garvey, Marcus
- - Gaudet, Christie [See Staggerlee]
10 20 Gaye, Marvin
10 21 Gee, Lottie
- - Geeson, Judy [See To Sir, with Love]
10 22 Gensel, John Garcia
10 23 George White's Scandals
- - Getz, Stan [See Johnny Hudgins]
10 24 Gibbs, Arthur
10 25 Gibson, Albert "Gip"
10 26 Gibson, Althea
10 27 Gibson Girls, The
10 28 Gill, Elias
10 29 Gillespie, Dizzy [See also Margot Webb]
10 30 Giovanni, Nikki
- - Gish, Lillian [See Mary Bruce; Way Down East]
- - Giuliani, Mayor Rudolph [See Lionel Hampton]
10 31 Givens, Robin [See also A Rage in Harlem]
- - Glenmore, Ralph [See Alvin Ailey Dance Theater]
59 42 Glover, Cyd, Savion Glover and Dormeshia Sumbry
- - Glover, Danny [See The Color Purple; A Rage in Harlem]
10 32 Glover, Savion [See also Buster Brown Memorial Service; Jelly's Last Jam]
10 33 Goldberg, Jane
- - Goldberg, Whoopi [See The Color Purple]
10 34 Goldwyn Girls
- - Gooding, Sally [See Mills Blue Rhythm Band]
10 35 Goodman, Benny
10 36 Gordon, Dexter [See also Round Midnight]
- - Gossett, Lou [See Murderous Angels; My Sweet Charlie; Roots: The Gift; Take a
- - Giant Step; Tambourines to Glory; The White Dawn]
- - Graae, Jason [See Stardust]
55 14 The Grace Notes
- - Grant, Sidney [See Connie McLean]
59 43 Grantz, Norman and "Panama"
- - Granville, Bonita [See My Bill]
10 37 Grappelly, Stephane
59 44 Graves, Lorraine
- - Gray, Al [See James Moody]
55 15 Gray, Gilda
- - Green, Carrie [See Ruth Brown]
- - Green, Chuck [See Maceo Anderson; Black Patti Program-Countee Cullen Library]
- - Green, Dorothy [See Blackbirds]
- - Green, Eddie [See The Hot Mikado (1939)]
10 38 Green, Janet
- - Green, Madeleine [See Tom Whaley]
- - Green, Samuel [See Tip, Tap and Toe]
10 39 Gregory, Dick
- - Gribetz, Hannah Rose [See Rebecca Reitz]
- - Gribetz, Sidney [See Rebecca Reitz]
10 40 Grimes, Chinkie [See also Black Patti Program]
10 41 Gross, Leon (Orchestra)
- - Gunn, Moses [See The Hot Rock]
10 42 Gustar, Alfredo
10 43 Guster, Elaine
- - Guy, Jasmine [See Harlem Nights]
- - Guy, Joe [See Lucky Millinder]
10 44 Hackly, Crackshot
10 45 Hairston, Olivia
- - Haker, Gabrielle [See Round Midnight]
10 46 Hal Jackson's Talented Teens International
10 47 Hall, Adela
11 1 Hall, Adelaide [See also Elvera Davs]
- - Hall, Al [See Al Casey]
- - Hall, Arsenio [See Harlem Nights]
11 2 Hall, Delores [See also Best Little Whorehouse in Texas]
59 45 Hall Johnson Choir
- - Hamilton, Lawrence [See The Hot Mikado]
11 3 Hammer, Jack
11 4 Hampton, Lionel
11 5 Hampton, Lionel Birthday Party
- - Hancock, Herbie [See Freddie Hubbard]
11 6 Handy, W. C.
OP66 - Happy Rhone's Orchestra, 1921
11 7 Hardaway, Rose
59 46 Harlem, 1925
11 8 Harlem Blues and Jazz Band
59 47 Harlem Globetrotters
11 9 Harlem Nocturne
11 10 Harlem Opera House
11 11 Harlem School of the Arts
59 48 Harlem: The Vision of Morgan and Marvin Smith, no date
11 12 Harlem Week
11 13 Harlow, Jean
- - Harper, Leonard [See Tom Whaley]
11 14 Harptones, The
11 15 Harrington, Hamtree
- - Harris, Ace [See Lee Stanfield]
11 16 Harris, Edna Mae [See also Jelly Roll!]
- - Harris, Kashif [See Macbeth (Harlem School for the Arts)]
11 17 Harris, Lorraine
- - Harris, Mildred [See Charlie Chaplin]
- - Harris, Phil [See Eddie "Rochester" Anderson]
59 49 Harris, Theresa
11 18 Harris, Vivian [See also Jelly Roll!]
11 19 Hart, Mary Ella
11 20 Harvey, Georgette
- - Hashim, Edmund [See Shaft]
11 21 Haskins, James
11 22 Hawkins, C. D.
11 23 Hawkins, Erskine [See also Howard W. Johnson]
11 24 Hawkins, Myrtle "LaZonda" [See also Swinging Seniors]
- - Hayes, Edgar [See Mills Blue Rhythm Band]
11 25 Hayes, Helen [See also The White House]
- - Haynes, Daniel [See Hallelujah]
11 26 Haynes, Tiger
OP6 Hayward, Evelyn
- - Heart, Ed [See Bobby Booker]
- - Heath, Jimmy [See Wynton Marsalis]
11 27 Helvey and Brill
11 28 Henderson, Fletcher
11 29 Hendricks, Jon [See also Wynton Marsalis]
- - Henie, Sonja [See Annabella]
- - Hernandez, Juan [See Stevadore]
- - Herndon, Cleo [See Dark Manhattan]
- - Hester, Kimberly [See Cotton Club Girls; Will Rogers Follies]
11 30 Heyward, Sammy
11 31 Hillman Brothers
11 32 Hines, Earl [See also Johnny Hudgins]
11 33 Hines, Fatha
- - Hines, Daria [See Eubie]
11 34 Hines, Gregory [See also Buster Brown Memorial Service; Cotton Club; Jelly's Last Jam; A Rage in Harlem; White Nights; Eubie]
- - Hines, Maurice [See Eubie]
11 35 Hinton, Milt
11 36 Holder, Geoffrey
11 37 Holiday, Billie
11 38 Hollins, Lucky
11 39 Holmes, Charles
- - Hooks, Kevin [See Sounder]
- - Hope, Bob [See U.S.O. Camp Shows]
11 40 Hopkins, Claude
11 41 Hopkins, Linda [See also Adelaide Hall]
- - Hopper, Hedda [See Midnight]
12 1 Horne, Lena [See also By Hook or by Crook; Cabin in the Sky; Stormy Weather; Two Girls and a Sailor]
12 2 Hot Chocolates
- - Howard, Alfred [See Claude Howard]
12 3 Howard, Claude
- - Howard, Opal [See Claude Howard]
- - Howard, John [See Dorothy Lamour]
12 4 Howell, Bert
12 5 Howser and Bowser
12 6 Hubbard, Freddie
OP68 - Huber, Melba
12 7 Huber, Melba [See also Gregory Hines; Harold Cromer; Harold Nicholas; Peg Leg Bates; Elvera Sanchez Davis]
- - Hudgins, Johnny [See Johnny Hudgins papers]
59 50 Hudgins, Johnny, Thelma Prince and Bertye Lou Woods
12 8 Hudgins, Mildred
- - Huggins, Christopher [See Alvin Ailey Dance Theater]
12 9 Hughes, Langston
12 10 Hughes, Rhetta [See also Paris Lights]
12 11 Hughes, Revella [See also Bon Bons]
- - Hughes, Tiger [See A Broadway Musical]
12 12 Hunter, Alberta [See also Adelaide Hall]
59 51 Hunter, Patsy
59 52 Huntington Museum
- - Hutch, James [See Three Dukes]
59 53 Hutchens, Vernon
59 54 Hyman, Dick and George Raft
12 13 Hyman, Earle [See also Driving Miss Daisy (stage); Waiting for Godot]
- - Illmann, Margaret [See The Red Shoes]
- - Ingram, Rex [See A Thousand and One Nights]
12 14 Inkspots, The
- - Ivey, Dana [See The Color Purple]
12 15 Jackson, Crystal
12 16 Jackson, Delilah [See also Mary Bruce; Bobby Short Tribute; Harry Watkins; Ralph Cooper Book Signing; Jelly Roll!; Margot Webb; Harold Cromer; Harold Nicholas; Salute to the Pioneers of Rhythm and Blues and Doo Wop; 11th Annual Tap Extravaganza; Melba Huber; Jazz Age in Paris opening; Hattie McDaniel; Lionel Hampton; Ulysses S. Thompson; Maceo Anderson; Peg Leg Bates; Elvera Davis; Tony Bennett; Black Patti Program-Countee Cullen Library; Kat Club (June 16, 1991)]
OP63 - Jackson, Delilah
- - Jackson, Desreta [See The Color Purple]
12 17 Jackson, Doris
12 18 Jackson, Ernestine
12 19 Jackson, Eugene "Pineapple"
12 20 Jackson, Hal [See also Hal Jackson's Talented Teens International]
59 55 Jackson, Jesse
12 21 Jackson, Jigsaw
12 22 Jackson, Jill
- - Jackson, Kevin [See Spunk]
- - Jackson, Leonard [See Ma Rainey's Black Bottom]
12 23 Jackson, Mahalia
12 24 Jackson, Marsha [See also Checkmates]
- - Jackson, Samuel L. [See Jungle Fever]
12 25 Jackson, Shorty
- - Jackson, Vivian [See Cotton Club Girls]
12 26 Jackson, Zaidee
12 27 Jacquet, Illinois
- - James, Elmer [See Mills Blue Rhythm Band]
12 28 James, Eugene
12 29 Jamison, Judith
12 30 Jazz Age in Paris opening (Smithsonian)
- - Jefferson, Archie [See Jimmy Butts]
- - Jefferson, Raymond [See Gaines and Jefferson]
- - Jeffrey, Trisha [See Macbeth (Harlem School of the Arts)]
- - Jeffries, Fran [See Sex and the Single Girl]
- - Jenkins, Albin "Humpty" [See Bugsy]
12 31 Jenkins, Freddie
- - Jennings, Waylon [See Ray Charles]
12 32 Jessye, Eva
12 33 Jimmy Butts Duo
59 56 Jiving Lindy Hoppers
12 34 Johnny and his Boy Friday
- - Johnson, Ann [See Savoy Dancers]
12 35 Johnson, Bobby [See also Sarah Vaughn]
12 36 Johnson, Charlie
59 57 Johnson, Ella
12 37 Johnson, Hall
12 38 Johnson, Howard E.
13 1 Johnson, Howard W. [See also Friendly Fifty Club meeting April 8, 1978; Friendly Fifty Club Annual Banquet Nov. 12, 1972; Friendly Fifty Club Misc.; Friendly Fifty Club Stag, March 9, 1969; Friendly Fifty Club Picnic Aug. 12, 1973; Dizzy Gillespie]
13 2 Johnson, Howard W.-photo album, January 1969
13 3 Johnson, Jack
13 4 Johnson, James P.
- - Johnson, Jay [See Salute to the Pioneers of Rhythm and Blues and Doo Wop]
13 5 Johnson, Joe
13 6 Johnson, John
13 7 Johnson, Justine
13 8 Johnson, King
13 9 Johnson, Larry
13 10 Johnson, Mae
- - Johnson, Mel Jr. [See Big Deal]
13 11 Johnson, Wini
- - Jolson, Al [See Mammy]
- - Jones, Claude [See Lawrence Lucie]
- - Jones, Honeyboy [See John Henry Lewis]
59 58 Jones, Isham
13 12 Jones, James Earl [See also The Great White Hope; A Lesson from Aloes; The Man; The Pretenders]
- - Jones, Jean [See Three to Make Ready]
- - Jones, Jimmy [See Sarah Vaughn]
13 13 Jones, Joe "Papa"
- - Jones, Jonah [See Friendly Fifty Club]
13 14 Jones, Leilani
- - Jones, Micky [See Savoy Dancers]
13 15 Jones, Minnie
- - Jones, Quincy [See Little Richard; Stevie Wonder]
- - Jordan, Bobby [See My Bill]
- - Jordan, Ludwig "Joe" [See Lucky Millinder]
13 16 Joyce, Teddy
- - Judd, Robert [See Ma Rainey's Black Bottom]
13 17 June, Audrey
- - Jurgens, Curd [See Tamango]
13 18 Justa, Helena
- - Kahloah [See Blackbirds]
- - Kain, Gylan [See Cockfight]
13 19 Karsawina and Nijinski
13 20
- - Kay, Herbie [See Dorothy Lamour]
13 21 Kemps, The
59 59 Kennedy, Arlene
- - Kennedy, Jihmi [See Glory]
55 16 Kennedy, Paul
13 22 Kentucky Melody Lads
- - Kert, Larry [See Rags]
13 23 Kidd, Michael
- - Kinard, Damon [See Macbeth (Harlem School of the Arts)]
- - King, B.B. [See Howard W. Johnson]
- - King, Coretta Scott [See Stevie Wonder]
13 24 King, Martin Luther Jr. [See also Sammy Davis, Jr.; Stevie Wonder]
13 25 King, Nora Lee [See also Lawrence Lucie]
13 26 Kirk, Andy
13 27 Kitt, Eartha [See also Anna Lucasta]
13 28 Klein, Robert [See also Little Richard]
13 29 Knight, Gladys [See also Charlie and Company]
- - Koch, Ed [See Bricktop; Margot Webb]
59 60 Kostelanetz, Andre
- - Kristofferson, Kris [See Gladys Knight]
- - LaBelle, Patti [See Gladys Knight; Ruth Brown]
13 30 Lafayette Players
13 31 Lahr, Bert
13 32 Laine, Cleo [See also Heart and Soul]
13 33 Laing, Hugh
13 34 Lamour, Dorothy [See also The Hurricane]
- - Landon, Michael [See NBC Follies]
- - Lane, Nathan [See Guys and Dolls]
13 35 La Roso, Rosa
- - Larsen, Morten Gunnar [See Jelly Roll!]
- - Laurie, Piper [See U.S.O. Camp Shows]
- - Lawford, Peter [See Ocean's Eleven]
- - Lawrence, Alvin [See Rush Hour Rhapsody]
- - Lawson, Ann [See Mable Turner]
- - Leach, Lillian [See Salute to the Rhythm and Blues and Doo Wop]
- - Le Beauf, Sabrina [See The Cosby Show]
- - Lederer, Francis [See Midnight]
- - Lee, Anna [See U.S.O. Camp Shows]
13 36 Lee, Canada [See also Native Son]
- - Lee, Doc [See Friendly Fifty Club meeting April 8, 1978]
- - Lee, Dorothy [See In the Spotlight]
- - Lee, Hope [See Macbeth (Harlem School of the Arts)]
13 37 Lee, Pinkie
- - Lee, Spike [See Jungle Fever; Mo Betta Blues]
13 38 Lee, Tony
- - Leigh, Vivian [See Gone with the Wind]
- - Leisen, Mitchell [See Midnight]
- - Lema, Julia [See A Broadway Musical]
13 39 LeNoire, Rosetta
- - Leon [See Salute to the Rhythm and Blues and Doo Wop]
13 40 Leonard, Sugar Ray
- - Lerner, Michael [See Harlem Nights]
- - LeRoy, Hal [See In the Spotlight; Use Your Imagination]
13 41 Leslie, Bethel
59 61 Leslie, John
13 42 Leslie, Lew
13 43 LeTang, William Henry [See also Oklahoma City University Honorary Degree Celebration (February 23, 2002)]
13 44 Levexieu, Toni
- - Levy, John [See Tondaleyo]
- - Lewis, Alde Jr. [See Big Deal]
- - Lewis, Carol Jean [See Daddy Goodness]
13 45 Lewis, Comanche
13 46 Lewis, Ida
13 47 Lewis, John Henry
- - Lewis, Tapley [See Connie McLean]
- - Lincoln, Abbey [See Wynton Marsalis]
- - Linde, Tuliki [See Three to Make Ready]
14 1 Linton, Charles [See also Juanita Boisseau; Vivan Brown; Delilah Jackson; Bobby Short Tribute 1992]
- - Lillie, Beatrice [See At Home Abroad]
- - Lindy Hoppers [See Savoy Dancers]
14 2 Little, Cleavon
14 3 Little Richard
- - Littleford, William D. Jr. [See Paul Robeson]
59 62 Lizzie the cat
- - Lockhart, Calvin [See Joanna]
14 4 Lombardo, Guy
59 63 London, Peggy
14 5 Long, Avon [See also Wini Johnson; Porgy and Bess (stage)]
14 6 Lopez, Paul
14 7 Lopez, Vincent
14 8 Lorenzo
14 9 Louis, Joe [See also Muhammad Ali; Lionel Hampton; Tondaleyo; Spirit of Youth]
- - Louise, Anita [See My Bill]
14 10 Lucie, Lawrence [See also Mills Blue Rhythm Band]
14 11 Lucienaires, The
14 12 Lucky Seven Trio
14 13 Lucky Trio
- - Luker, Rebecca [See Showboat (1994)]
14 14 Lunceford, Jimmie
59 64 Lupino, Ida
59 65 Luthcher, Nellie
55 17 Lying Crack-shot, Edna Mae, and Frances Gregg
14 15 Mabley, Jackie "Moms" [See also Gladys Knight; Mary Bruce; Amazing Grace]
- - Mack, Connie [See Margot Webb]
14 16 Mackey, De Lloyd [See also Blackbirds]
- - MacLachlan, Janet [See The Man]
14 17 Madison, Jessie
59 66 The Magnificent Brute
59 67 Madonna in Chains
- - Mahal, Taj [See Sounder]
14 18 Malcolm X
14 19 Mandela, Nelson
- - Mandela, Winnie [See Nelson Mandela]
- - Manning, Frankie [See Savoy Dancers]
- - Maples, Marla [See Will Rogers Follies]
14 20 March, Frederick
14 21 Markham, Pigmeat (George Wiltshire) [See also Fight That Ghost; House Rent Party]
14 22 Marley, Bob Nesta
14 23 Marquez, Mercedes
14 24 Marquez, Mercia
14 25 Marsalis, Wynton
- - Marsh, Bernard J. [See Staggerlee]
- - Marshall, Adelaide [See Cotton Club Girls]
- - Marshall, Kay [See U.S.O. Camp Shows]
14 26 Marshall, Larry [See also Big Deal]
14 27 Marshall, Lee "Boots"
14 28 Martin, Bobby
- - Martin, Chickie [See Swinging Seniors]
- - Martin, Dean [See Ocean's Eleven; Ten Thousand Bedrooms]
55 18 Martin, Delores
- - Martin, Mary [See Paul Robeson]
- - Marx, Groucho [See Copacabana]
- - Mathis, Stanley Wayne [See Oh, Kay!]
- - Matthews, Jessie [See Head Over Heels in Love]
- - Maxwell, Elsa [See Annabella]
14 29 Maxwell, Perry
- - Mayfair, Mitzi [See Use Your Imagination]
14 30 Maynard
59 68 Mays, Sally
14 31 Mays, Willie
- - McAlllister, Blue [See Blackbirds]
55 19 McAvoy, May
14 32 McCormack, Leila
14 33 McCurdy, Gustava
14 34 McDaniel, Hattie [See also Gone with the Wind; The Little Colonel; Maryland]
- - McKee, Lonette [See Jungle Fever; Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill; Round Midnight; Showboat (1994)]
14 35 McKinney, Nina Mae [See also Gang Smashers; Saunders of the Rive; The Black Network]
14 36 McLawler, Sarah
14 37 McLean, Connie
59 69 McLoughlan, Victor
- - McNair, Barbara [See Venus in Furs]
14 38 McQueen, Butterfly [See also Duel in the Sun; Gone with the Wind]
- - McQueen, Elinore [See Swinging Seniors]
- - McQueen, Steve [See The Reivers]
55 20 McRae, Carmen
14 39 McShan, Jay
14 40 Meade, Grace
- - Medcalf, Nasser [See Macbeth (Harlem School of the Arts)]
- - Medine, Hazel [See The Brixton Recovery]
14 41 Mercer, Mabel [See also Bricktop]
- - Merchant, Jimmy [See Salute to the Pioneers of Rhythm and Blues and Doo Wop]
- - Merkerson, S. Epatha [See Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill; The Piano Lesson]
- - Merrill, Linda [See On Your Toes]
- - Merritte, Theresa [See Carmen Jones (stage)]
14 42 Mickens, Janie
59 70 Mickey
14 43 Middleton, Velma "Lady"
- - Milland, Ray [See Three Smart Girls]
- - Miller, Duke [See Pete, Peaches, and Duke]
- - Miller, Ethelyn [See Cotton Club Girls]
14 44 Miller, Flournoy [See also U.S.O. Camp Shows]
14 45 Miller, Norma [See also Savoy Dancers; Ruth Brown]
14 46 Miller, Olivette
14 47 Miller, Taps
- - Miller, Velmont [See Ghosts: Live from Galilee]
14 48 Millinder, Lucky [See also Mills Blue Rhythm Band]
15 1 Mills Blue Rhythm Band
15 2 Mills Brothers
15 3 Mills, Everett
15 4 Mills, Florence [See also Johnny Hudgins papers]
- - Mills, Link [See Lawrence Lucie]
15 5 Minelli, Liza
15 6 Ming, Line, and Hoo Shee
- - Minns, Al [See Savoy Dancers]
59 71 Miracle in Harlem
- - Mitchell, Aleta [See Ma Rainey's Black Bottom]
15 7 Mitchell, Arthur [See also A Midsummer Night's Dream; On Your Toes]
15 8 Mitchell, Billy
15 9 Mitchell, Brian [See also Jelly's Last Jam; Kiss of the Spider Woman; Oh, Kay!; Melba Huber]
- - Mitchell, Grant [See Dancing Lady]
- - Mochito [See Charlie Frazier]
15 10 Modern Jazz Quartet
15 11 Moke and Poke
15 12 Monroe, Marilyn
- - Monson, Lex [See Trumpets of the Lord]
59 72 Montego, Joe
- - Montgomery, Dan [See Johnny Hudgins]
- - Montgomery, Little Brother [See Adelaide Hall]
- - Montgomery, Reggie [See Spunk]
- - Montoya, Pilar [See Flamenco Puro]
- - Montoya, Rosario [See Flamenco Puro]
15 13 Moody, James
- - Moore, Dudley [See Wholly Moses!]
15 14 Moore, Melba
OP7 Moore, Tim [See also Blackbirds; Amos 'n Andy]
59 73 More, Lesly
15 15 Moreland, Mantan [See also Tondaleyo; Tall, Tan and Terrific; Waiting for Godot]
15 16 Morgan, Frank
- - Morgan, Lee [See Freddie Hubbard]
15 17 Morgan, Marjorie
15 18 Morgan, Rose
- - Morse, Ella Mae [See Louis Armstrong]
15 19 Morton, Jelly Roll [See also Lawrence Lucie]
15 20 Moses, Ethel [See also Tondaleyo]
15 21 Moses, Julia [See also Tondaleyo; Cotton Club Girls]
15 22 Moses, Lucia [See also The Scar of Shame]
15 23 Moses Sisters
15 24 Mosley, Snub
15 25 Moulin Rouge Syncopators
15 26 Moutoussamy-Ashe, Jeanne
- - Mowry, Greg [See Starlight Express]
15 27 Mr. Swing and Ethel
59 74 Muhammad, Ali
15 28 Muhammad, Elijah
- - Murphy, Eddie [See Beverly Hills Cop; Harlem Nights]
15 29 Murphy, Rose
- - Murray, Beryl [See Sickle Cell Anemia Foundation of Greater New York]
- - Murray, Lowe Jr. [See The Harptones]
- - Muse, Clarence [See The Flame of New Orleans; Scarlet Street]
59 75 A Musical Operation
59 76 Myers, Joan B.
- - Nanton, Joe [See Freddie Jenkins]
59 77 Narita, Cobi
15 30 National Tap Dance Day (New York, 1993)
15 31 Navara, Leon
- - Navarro, Carmen [See Copacabana]
59 78 Nealy, Frances
- - Nealy, Milton Craig [See Five Guys Named Moe]
59 79 Negatives and slides
15 32 Negro Actors Guild
15 33 Negro Women's Orchestral and Civic Association (NWOCA)
OP8 Negro Women's Orchestral and Civic Association
- - Nelson, Kenneth [See Seventeen]
15 34 Nelson, Novella
- - Nelson, Willie [See Ray Charles]
15 35 Nervo and Knox
15 36 New Amsterdam Musical Association
OP9 New Amsterdam Symphonic Orchestra [2 copies]
OP69 - New Amsterdam Symphonic Orchestra [mounted]
59 80 New York Aces
- - Newcombe, Don [See Jackie Robinson]
15 37 Nicholas Brothers
- - Nicholas, Albert [See Lawrence Lucie]
- - Nicholas, Denise [See A Piece of the Action]
- - Nicholas, Fayard [See Oklahoma City University Honorary Degree Celebration (February 23, 2002)]
15 38 Nicholas, Harold [See also Nicholas Brothers; Cab Calloway; 11th Annual Tap Extravaganza]
59 81 Nina Ma Blackbird
15 39 Nkrumah, Kwame
59 82 No Way Out
- - Norfleet, Cecilia [See Lady Day: A Musical Tragedy]
59 83 Norman, Jessye
55 21 Northern, Matthew and Mark [Habitat for Humanity]
59 84 Norton, Harold
59 85 Norton and Margot
15 40 Nugent, Bruce
15 41 Nugent, Gary Lambert "Pete" [See also Pete, Peaches, and Duke]
- - Nugent, Rodney [See Alvin Ailey Dance Theater]
- - Nunez, Miguel [See Harlem Nights]
- - O'Brien, Pat [See U.S.O. Camp Shows]
59 86 O'Day, Anita
- - Oliver, Sy [See Willie Bryant]
15 42 Okie, Jack
15 43 Oklahoma City University Honorary Degree Celebration (February 23, 2002)
- - O'Neal, Charlotte [See Sickle Cell Anemia Foundation of Greater New York]
59 87 O'Neal, Frederick
16 1 O'Neal's Revue
59 88 One Mile from Heaven
- - Ono, Yoko [See The Beatles]
59 89 The Original Hoofers
- - Orman, Roscoe [See The Confessions of Stepin Fetchit]
16 2 Owens, Jessie
- - Padmore, Nyisha [See Macbeth (Harlem School of the Arts)]
- - Padmore, Olympia [See Macbeth (Harlem School of the Arts)]
- - Page, Evelyn [See U.S.O. Camp Shows]
- - Page, Geraldine [See Agnes of God]
16 3 Palace Casino (Brazil)
- - Palmer, Jay [See U.S.O. Camp Shows]
16 4 Pamment, Flora
16 5 Panchitta-Ablaunche
16 6 Parker, Charlie
55 22 Parker, Charlie and Miles Davis
- - Parker, Ray [See Connie McLean]
16 7 Parks, Gordon
16 8 Parks, Louise "Mama Lu"
16 9 Parks, Rosa
16 10 Parks, Trina
16 11 Paul, Manhattan
16 12 Payne, Freda [See also Daddy Goodness]
16 13 Payne, John
- - Pearl, Minnie [See Ray Charles]
16 14 Peck and Peck
- - Peiter, Mary June [See Three to Make Ready]
16 15 Pennington, Ann
16 16 Pete, Peaches, and Duke
16 17 Peters, Brock [See also Black Girl; Slaughter's Big Rip-Off]
16 18 Peters Sisters
OP10 Peters Sisters
- - Peterson, Oscar [See Howard W. Johnson]
- - Pettitt, Peggy [See Black Girl]
- - Pharr, Kelsy [See Garland Wilson]
- - Phelps, Dwayne [See Daddy Goodness]
16 19 Phil Spitalny's All-Girl Orchestra
16 20 Phillips, Reuben
60 1 Photographs, photocopies [1 of 3]
60 2 Photographs, photocopies [2 of 3]
60 3 Photographs, photocopies [3 of 3]
16 21 Piccadilly Pipers and Bonnie Davis
16 22 Pickett, Wilson
16 23 Pickford, Mary [See also Charlie Chaplin]
- - Pierson, Harold [See Remember Weselves]
16 24 Pinkins, Tony
60 4 Pinochle Club
16 25 Pittman, Booker
16 26 Platters, The
- - Plunkett, Maryann [See Agnes of God]
16 27 Poitier, Sidney [See also No Way Out; Porgy and Bess; A Raisin in the Sun; To Sir, with Love]
16 28 Poncho
16 29 Pons, Lily
16 30 Porter, Van [See also Andre Bryant]
- - Pouncie, Barbara [See Alvin Ailey Dance Theater]
60 5 Powell, Adam Clayton and Haile Selassie
16 31 Powell, Al
60 6 Powell, Benny, Charles Davis, Teddy Pendergrass, and Richard Pryor
16 32 Powell, Eleanor
- - Powell, Isabelle [See Fredi Washington]
16 33 Pratt, Tina
16 34 Preer, Andrew and his Missourians
- - Preisser, Alfred [See Macbeth (Harlem School of the Arts)]
16 35 Preservation Hall Jazz Band
55 23 Presley, Elvis
16 36 Preston, Billy
- - Pretty Eddie [See Tom Whaley]
16 37 Price, Leontyne
60 7 Price, Lloyd
16 38 Primus, Pearl
- - Prince [See Under the Cherry Moon]
- - Prince, Eris [See Lawrence Lucie]
- - Prince, Faith [See Guys and Dolls]
16 39 Prince, Hal
16 40 Pryor, Richard [See also Harlem Nights; Wholly Moses!]
- - Puente, Tito [See Charlie Frazier]
- - Pugh, Willard [See The Color Purple]
- - Pulliam, Keshia Knight [See The Cosby Show]
- - Purce, Ernest [See Lucky Millinder]
- - Queen Elizabeth [See Sammy Davis, Jr.; Snub Mosley]
- - Quinn, Anthony [See Jungle Fever]
- - Radcliff, William [See Rush Hour Rhapsody]
- - Radcliffe, Frank [See Bert Howell]
16 41 Raft, George
16 42 Rahn, Muriel
16 43 Ramon and Chiquita
- - Ramsey, Kevin [See Five Guys Named Moe; Oh, Kay!]
- - Randall, Tony [See M. Butterfly]
- - Randle, Theresa [See Sugar Hill]
60 8 Randolph, James
- - Rangle, Charles [See Mayor David Dinkins]
- - Rashad, Phylicia [See The Cosby Show; Jelly's Last Jam]
60 9 Rawls, Lou
- - Ray, Arthur [See Son of Ingagi]
16 44 Ray, Fay [See also Black Patti Program-Countee Cullen Library]
16 45 Raye, Martha [See also Dorothy Lamour; Benny Goodman]
60 10 Razaf, Andreas
16 46 Reagan, Robbie
16 47 Reaves-Phillips, Sandra [See also The Late Great Ladies of Blues and Jazz]
16 48 Red Rooster
60 11 Reds and Struggy
- - Redford, Robert [See The Hot Rock]
16 49 Redman, Don
16 50 Reed, Leonard [See also Oklahoma City University Honorary Degree Celebration (February 23, 2002); Rock 'n Roll Revue]
- - Reed, Robert [See Oklahoma City University Honorary Degree Celebration (February 23, 2002)]
60 12 Reifer, Lena
- - Reese, Della [See Harlem Nights]
16 51 Reeves, Gerald
- - Regisford, Zuri [See Macbeth (Harlem School of the Arts)]
16 52 Reid, Mary
- - Reinhardt, Django [See Stephane Grappelly]
16 53 Reitz, Rebecca
- - Reitz, Rosetta [See Adelaide Hall]
- - Rene, Leon [See Eddie Anderson]
- - Reyde, Gwendolyn [See The Hot Mikado (1939)]
60 13 Reynolds, Carol
- - Rich, Carolyn [See Cotton Club Girls]
- - Richards, Beah [See Hurry Sundown]
- - Richards, Dick [See Connie McLean]
- - Richards, Red [See Howard W. Johnson]
- - Richards, Ruby [See Margot Webb]
16 54 Richardson, Walter
16 55 Richmond, June [See also Andy Kirk]
- - Ricker, Billy [See Savoy Dancers]
- - Ricker, Willamae [See Savoy Dancers]
16 56 Rickson, George
60 14 Riley, G. Flash
16 57 Riley, Larry
- - Riley, Ruby [See Swinging Seniors]
60 15 Rimmer Sisters
- - Risdon, Elizabeth [See My Bill]
- - Rivera, Chita [See The Rink]
- - Rivers, Ben [See Macbeth (Harlem School of the Arts)]
16 58 Roach, Max
60 16 Roberson, Marshell
16 59 Roberson, Orlando
- - Roberts, E.A. [See U.S.O. Camp Shows]
17 1 Roberts, Lena Sanford (Smarter Set Co.)
- - Roberts, Lucky [See Tondaleyo]
17 2 Roberts, Marcus
17 3 Roberts, Phace [See also Black Patti Program]
17 4 Robeson, Eslanda Cardozo Goode
17 5 Robeson, Paul [See also Emporer Jones; Saunders of the River]
17 6 Robins, Jimmy "Preacher"
17 7 Robinson, Bill [See also Hot from Harlem; The Hot Mikado (1939); In Old Kentucky; King for a Day; The Li'l General; Stormy Weather; Fredi Washington; Lena Horne]
17 8 Robinson, Clarence [See also Margot Webb; John Vigal]
55 24 Robinson, Edna Mae [See also Cotton Club Girls]
- - Robinson, Edna Mae [See Cotton Club Girls]
- - Robinson, Edward G. [See U.S.O. Camp Shows]
- - Robinson, Gus [See Bobby Booker]
17 9 Robinson, Jackie
- - Robinson, Major [See Ruth Brown]
17 10 Robinson, Pepsi
- - Robinson, Renee [See Alvin Ailey Dance Theater]
- - Robinson, Roger [See Lady Day: A Musical Tragedy]
17 11 Robinson, Smokey and the Miracles
60 17 Rock 'N Roll Revue
60 18 Rogers, Ginger
17 12 Rollins, Sonny
17 13 Romero, Cesar
- - Rooney, Mickey [See Cotton Club Girls; Will Rogers Follies]
- - Rosado, Jessica [See Macbeth (Harlem School of the Arts)]
17 14 Ross, Diana
17 15 Rotardier, Kelvin
17 16 Roundtree, Richard [See also Shaft]
- - Royal, Rev. Robert [See Buster Brown Memorial Service]
17 17 Rubinstein, Artur
17 18 Rudolph, Wilma
- - Rupert, Mary [See Harold Nicholas]
- - Russ, William [See The Brixton Recovery]
- - Russell, Arthur [See Three Dukes]
17 19 Russell, Lillian
17 20 Russell, Luis
17 21 Russell, Maude
17 22 Russell, Nipsy
17 23 R'wanda
- - Ryan, Steve [See Guys and Dolls]
- - Sabella, Ernie [See Guys and Dolls]
17 24 Sabu
60 19 Salt and Pepper Tap Dancers
17 25 Salute to the Pioneers of Rhythm and Blues and Doo Wop (New York, 1999)
- - Sampson, Selma [See Margot Webb]
- - Sams, Jeffrey [See Five Guys Named Moe]
55 25 Sanchez, Elvera and Julia
- - Sandheim, Foxy [See Stephen Sandheim]
17 26 Sandheim, Stephen
- - Sands, Diana [See Georgia, Georgia; Saint Joan; We Bombed in New Haven]
- - Santiago, Herman [See Salute to the Pioneers of Rhythm and Blues and Doo Wop]
17 27 Sardonna
17 28 Savoy Ballroom
17 29 Savoy Dancers
17 30 Schomburg, Arthur
- - Schwab, Billye [See Cotton Club Girls]
- - Sciorra, Annabella [See Jungle Fever]
- - Scott, Emmett L. [See Williams Strothers]
77 34 Scott, Hazel
60 20 Scott, Jessie
55 26 Scott, Jimmy
18 1 Scott, Mabel
55 27 Scrippy and His Pals
18 2 Seale, Bobby
18 3 Seales, Gladys
- - Seals, Warner [See Gerald Reeves]
- - Segal, George [See The Hot Rock]
55 28 Selassie, Haile
18 4 Selznick, David O.
- - Seneca, Joe [See Ma Rainey's Black Bottom]
- - Serrano, Eduardo [See Flamenco Puro]
- - Sewer, Desire [See Alvin Ailey Dance Theater]
- - Shaw, Stan [See Harlem Nights]
- - Shay, Michelle [See Home]
- - Sheila E [See Krush Groove]
18 5 Shelton, Babe
- - Sheppard, Ethel [See Cotton Club Girls; Ethel Moses]
- - Sheridan, Ann [See U.S.O. Camp Shows]
18 6 Shipp, Olivia
18 7 Shirley, Trinidad
18 8 Short, Bobby [See also Adelaide Hall; Bricktop; Bobby Short Tribute 1992]
18 9 Short, Bobby Tribute 1992
18 10 Sickle Cell Anemia Foundation of Greater New York
60 21 Silvera, Frank
18 11 Simmons, Lee
55 29 Simms, Hilda
18 12 Simons, Gus [See also Day, Dawn and Dusk]
55 30 Sims, Sandman [funeral]
18 13 Sinatra, Frank [See also Ocean's Eleven; Louis Armstrong]
18 14 Sinclair and LeRoy
18 15 Sissle and Blake
OP11 Sissle and Blake Co.
18 16 Sissle, Ethel
18 17 Sissle, Noble [See also Mary Bruce; U.S.O. Camp Shows]
60 22 Skinner, Otis
- - Slyde, Jimmy [See Oklahoma City University Honorary Degree Celebration (February 23, 2002)]
18 18 Smith, Bessie
- - Smith, Billy Dawn [See Salute to the Pioneers of Rhythm and Blues and Doo Wop]
- - Smith, Bobby [See Howard W. Johnson]
55 31 Smith Brothers [photocopy]
- - Smith, Eddie [See Harlem Nights]
- - Smith, Ernie [See Norma Miller]
18 19 Smith, Grace
55 32 Smith, Jimmy [photocopy]
- - Smith, Juanita [See Jimmy Butts Duo]
18 20 Smith, Leroy (Orchestra)
- - Smith, Lyle [See Swinging Seniors]
18 21 Smith, Marvin and Morgan Smith [See also Brown Twins] photography
55 33 Smith, Muriel [photocopy]
60 23 Smith, Roland
18 22 Smith, Rollin
18 23 Smith, Ruby
60 24 Smith, Willie Mae
- - Sneed, Ray [See Tondaleyo; Mary Bruce]
- - Snipes, Wesley [See Jungle Fever; Sugar Hill]
18 24 Snow, Valaida [See also Blackbirds]
- - Soboil, Maggie [See Glasshouse]
60 25 Song, Nathalie
18 25 Sonora Records
60 26 Sonny Clay's Colored Idea
18 26 South, Eddie [See also Arthur Gibbs]
18 27 Southern Trio
- - Sparber, Herschel [See Guys and Dolls]
18 28 Speed Deamons
- - Spencer, Prince [See Oklahoma City University Honorary Degree Celebration (February 23, 2002)]
18 29 Spic and Span
18 30 Spirit of Memphis Quartet
- - St. Jacques, Raymond [See If He Hollers, Let Him Go]
60 27 Stafford, Jo
18 31 Stanfield, Lee
60 28 Staple Singers
18 32 Star Buds (Mary Bruce students)
- - Starr, Henry [See Browning and Starr]
55 34 Staton, Dakota
55 35 Staton, Fred
18 33 Steele, Julia
18 34 Stepin Fetchit [See also Amazing Grace; Big Timers]
- - Sternhagen, Frances [See Driving Miss Daisy (stage)]
- - Stevenson, George [See Lucky Millinder]
- - Stevenson, Josephine [See Cotton Club Girls]
18 35 Stitt, Sonny
- - Stokley, Agnes [See Johnny Hudgins]
- - Stokley, Mary [See Johnny Hudgins]
- - Stokley, Velma [See Johnny Hudgins]
- - Stone, Phillip [See The Color Purple]
- - Stratas, Teresa [See Rags]
60 29 Strickland, Peggy
18 36 Strothers, Williams
- - Stubbs, Louise [See Black Girl]
60 30 Stump and Stumpy
18 37 Sugar Ray's
18 38 Sullivan, Maxine [See also Take a Giant Step]
60 31 Supremes
60 32 Sutherland, Esther
- - Sutton, Carol [See Staggerlee]
- - Sutton, Percy [See Ulysses S. Thompson]
60 33 The Symphonettes
- - Syms, Sylvia [See Wynton Marsalis]
60 34 Tajah
- - Tallchief, Marjorie [See Michael Kidd]
35 Tate, Buddy
18 39 Tap Extravaganza, 11th Annual (1999)
60 36 Tappers with Attitude
- - Taylor, Jean [See Les Gaines]
19 1 Taylor, Clarice
19 2 Taylor, Eva
- - Taylor, Koko [See Adelaide Hall]
- - Taylor, Ron [See A Rage in Harlem]
19 3 Taylor, Sam
- - Teek, Angela [See Oh, Kay!]
19 4 Temple, Shirley [See also The Bowery Princess; The Li'l General; Fredi Washington; Bill Robinson]
19 5 Temptations, The
- - Thomas, Arthur [See Iola Thomas]
19 6 Thomas, Blanche
19 7 Thomas, Danny
19 8 Thomas, Edna [See also Maurice Ellis]
19 9 Thomas, Iola
- - Thomas, Martha [See Blackbirds]
19 10 Thomas, Njeri
19 11 Thomas, Rufus
19 12 Thompson and Kemp
19 13 Thompson, Arthur
19 14 Thompson, Ulysses S. "Slow Kid"
- - Thompson, Weyman [See Dreamgirls]
- - Thornton, Big Mama [See Adelaide Hall]
- - Thorpe, Mildred [See Candi and Pepper]
- - Thorsen, Joan [See George Raft]
19 15 Three Chocolateers
19 16 Three Dukes
19 17 Three Eddies, The
19 18 Three Little Words
19 19 Three Rockets, The
19 20 Tierney, Jean
- - Tillman, Ida [See Tondaleyo]
- - Timbers, Veronica [See Jungle Fever]
19 21 Tiny Ray
19 22 Tip, Tap, and Toe
- - Tizol, Juan [See Freddie Jenkins]
- - Tolbert, Berlinda [See Harlem Nights]
19 23 Toler, Bertha
- - Toles-Bey, John [See A Rage in Harlem]
19 24 Tondaleyo [See also Duke Ellington; Cotton Club Girls; Vivian Brown; Brown Twins; Charlie Barnett; Elvera Davis]
- - Tone, Franchot [See Dancing Lady]
19 25 Toppers, The
- - Travis, Jack [See Jungle Fever]
19 26 Tremaine, Paul
- - Treniers [See Little Richard]
19 27 Truth, Sojourner
19 28 Tubman, Harriet
60 37 Tucker, Sophie
19 29 Tune, Tommy
- - Turman, Glynn [See Aretha Franklin]
19 30 Turner, Billie
- - Turner, Charlie "Fat Man" [See Gerald Reeves]
- - Turner, Elmer "Count" [See Gerald Reeves]
- - Turner, Glenn [See Five Guys Named Moe]
19 31 Turner, Lana
19 32 Turner, Mable
55 36 Turner, Tina
- - Turturro, John [See Jungle Fever]
19 33 Tutt, Homer
19 34 Two Tons of Fun
19 35 Two Zephyrs, The
19 36 Tyson, Cicely
19 37 Uggams, Leslie
- - Underwood, Blair [See Krush Groove]
- - Valdez, Miquelita [See Charlie Frazier]
- - Valentine, Edward R. [See U.S.O. Camp Shows]
- - Vance, Danitra [See Spunk]
19 38 Vaughn, Sarah
- - Van Dyke, Elizabeth [See Remember Weselves]
19 39 Van Scott, Glory
- - Veljohnson, Reginald [See Honky Tonk Nights]
19 40 Veloz and Yolando
19 41 Venus
- - Ventura, Clyde [See There, You Died!]
19 42 Victoria, Christa
19 43 Vigal, Al [See also Victoria Vigal]
19 44 Vigal, John [See also Victoria Vigal]
19 45 Vigal, Victoria
- - Vincent, Frank [See Jungle Fever]
20 1 Vincson, Bobby
20 2 Vitaphone Troupers
20 3 WACS
- - Wade, Adam [See Staggerlee; Macbeth (Harlem School of the Arts)]
20 4 Wade, Percy
- - Waite, Genevieve [See Joanna]
20 5 Walker, A'Leila
20 6 Walker, Charles "Cornbread" [See also Speed Deamons]
20 7 Walker, Clara
20 8 Walker, Jr.
20 8 Walker, Lee
- - Walker, Sybil [See From the Mississippi Delta]
- - Walker, Sydney [See Twelfth Night]
20 10 Wallace, Emmett "Babe"
- - Wallace, Sippie [See Adelaide Hall]
20 11 Waller, Fats
- - Walton, Jim [See Stardust]
20 12 Walton, Lester and Family
20 13 Ward, Aida
- - Ward, Olivia [See Margot Webb]
20 14 Ward, Ted
- - Warner, Malcolm-Jamal [See The Cosby Show]
20 15 Warren, Earl
20 16 Warren, Kitty
- - Warwick, Dionne [See Gladys Knight]
- - Washington, Bobby [See Lord Burbage]
20 17 Washington, Booker T.
20 18 Washington, Chet
- - Washington, Denzel [See Checkmates; The Mighty Quinn; Mo Betta Blues; Glory]
61 9 Washington, Denzel
- - Washington, Dinah [See Rock 'n Roll Revue]
61 10 Washington, Dinah
20 19 Washington, Fredi [See also Bobby Short]
- - Waters, Benny [See Adelaide Hall]
20 20 Waters, Ethel [See also Joe Louis; Blackbirds; A Member of the Wedding; Rhapsody in Black; Rufus Jones for President]
OP12 Waters, Ethel
OP13 Waters, Ethel testimonial dinner
20 21 Waters, Muddy
20 22 Watkins, Harry [see also Heyward, Evelyn]
20 23 Watson, Laurel [See also Bobby Booker]
20 24 Wayne, Gerri
61 11 We are the World
- - Weaver, Fritz [See The White House]
20 25 Webb, Chick Little
- - Webb, Danielle [See Margot Webb; Louise "Mama Lu" Parks]
20 26 Webb, Margot [See also Jazz Age in Paris opening]
55 37 Webb, Margot and Harold Norton
20 27 Weeks, Alan [See also Big Deal; A Broadway Musical]
- - Wein, George [See Adelaide Hall]
20 28 Welch, Elizabeth [See also Adelaide Hall]
- - Welch, Jewel [See Candi and Pepper]
20 29 Welch, Raquel
20 30 Well's Restaurant
20 31 Wells, Dickey
20 32 Wells, Ida B.
- - Wells, Jean [See Tondaleyo]
20 33 Wessell, Henri
- - West, Eddie [See Three Chocolateers]
20 34 West, Mae
20 35 Whaley, Tom
20 36 Wheeler, Claudia
20 37 Wheller, Virginia (Smarter Set Co.)
- - Whetsol, Arthur [See Freddie Jenkins]
20 38 Whipper, Leigh
- - Whitaker, Forest [See A Rage in Harlem]
55 38 White, Eddie
- - White, Loray [See Sammy Davis, Jr.]
20 39 Whitey's Hopper Manaics
- - William, Warren [See Imitation of Life]
61 12 Williams brothers
20 40 Williams, Alyson Booker [See also Bobby Booker]
20 41 Williams, Bart
20 42 Williams, Bert
20 43 Williams, Bobby
20 44 Williams, Claude
- - Williams, Cootie [See Freddie Jenkins]
- - Williams, Enoch [See Sickle Cell Anemia Foundation of Greater New York]
- - Williams, Estelle [See Fess Williams; Jelly Roll!]
20 45 Williams, Fess
20 46 Williams, Floyd C. Jr.
61 13 Williams, Flody
- - Williams, Francis [See Howard W. Johnson]
20 47 Williams, George
- - Williams, Jacqueline [See From the Mississippi Delta]
- - Williams, Lynnard Edwin [See Ghosts: Live from Galilee]
20 48 Williams, Mae
20 49 Williams, Mary Lou
- - Williams, Phil [See Fess Williams]
- - Williams, Rudy [See Fess Williams]
- - Williams, Spencer [See Amos 'n Andy]
21 1 Williams, Vanessa [See also Kiss of the Spider Woman]
- - Williams, Vern [See Salute to the Pioneers of Rhythm and Blues and Doo Wop]
- - Williams, Zack [See Son of Ingagi]
21 2 Williams Brothers
- - Willis, Chuck [See Little Richard]
- - Wilson, Demond [See Sanford and Son]
21 3 Wilson, Derby
21 4 Wilson, Edith [See also Blackbirds]
- - Wilson, Flip [See Charlie and Company]
21 5 Wilson, Garland
- - Wilson, Jack [See Lawrence Lucie]
55 39 Wilson, Marie "Blackie"
- - Wiltshire, George [See Pigmeat Markham]
55 40 Winburn, Ann
- - Winfield, Paul [See Checkmates; Sounder]
- - Winfield, Ray [See Tip, Tap and Toe]
- - Winfield, Willie [See The Harptones]
- - Winfrey, Oprah [See The Color Purple]
- - Winkler, Mel [See Joe Turner's Come and Gone]
- - Wirth, Tom [See Bruce Nugent]
- - Witherspoon, Jimmie [See Howard W. Johnson]
61 14 The Wizard
21 6 Wonder, Stevie
21 7 Wong, Anna May
21 8 Wooding, Sam
- - Woodlen, Bob [See Charlie Frazier]
- - Woodman, Britt [See Wynton Marsalis]
- - Woods, Bill [See Gerald Reeves]
21 9 Woods, Carol
- - Woods, Lois [See Jessie Madison]
- - Woodson, Deborah [See Clyde Bernhardt]
21 10 Wooten, Daniel B. Jr.
- - Worthington, Miller [See Johnny Hudgins]
- - Wright, Michael [See Sugar Hill]
21 11 Yankee Stadium
- - York, Michael [See Bent]
21 12 Young, Lester
- - Young, Loretta [See Annabella]
21 13 Yuen, Lillian
61 15 X, Malcolm
- - Zang, Edward [See Saint Joan]
21 14 Zanzibar Chorus Line
- - Zanuck, Darryl and Virginia [See Annabella]
- - Zayas, Christina [See Macbeth (Harlem School of the Arts)]
- - Zelli's Royal Box Dance Orchestra [See Gene Bullard]
- - Zerbe, Anthony [See Behind the Broken Words]
21 15 Zetina, Iral
- - Zwick, Edward [See Glory]
Films and Productions
21 16 Film poster collage
21 17 Abie's Irish Rose
21 18 Agnes of God
61 16 Ain't Misbehavin
21 19 All-Star Swing Festival
21 20 Amazing Grace
21 21 Amos 'n Andy
21 22 Anna Lucasta
21 23 Anybody's War
21 24 Anything Goes
21 25 Applause
21 26 At Home Abroad
21 27 Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman
21 28 Babes in Arms
21 29 Back to Methuselah
OP72 - Banville, Sissle and Blake and company, 1924 Sissle and Blake and company, 1924
21 30 Behind the Broken Words
21 31 The Believers
21 32 Bent
21 33 Bessie Speaks
21 34 Best Little Whorehouse in Texas
21 35 The Betrayal
21 36 Beulah
21 37 Beverly Hills Cop
21 38 Big Deal
21 39 Big Timers
61 17 Bolero
21 40 Black and Blue 1989-1991
21 41 Black and Blue 1995
21 42 Black Girl
61 18 Black Nativity
21 43 The Black Network
21 44 Black Orpheus
21 45 Blackbirds (ca. 1925-1935)
22 1 Blood and Sand
22 2 The Bowery Princess
22 3 Bright Road
22 4 The Brixton Recovery
22 5 A Broadway Musical
22 6 Bronze Venus
22 7 Bugaku
22 8 Bugsy (1976)
22 9 By the Beautiful Sea
22 10 By Hook or by Crook
22 11 Cabin in the Sky
22 12 Candida
22 13 Carmen Jones (film)
22 14 Carmen Jones (stage)
22 15 Charlie and Company
22 16 Checkmates
22 17 Claudine
22 18 Cockfight
22 19 Colonel Effingham's Raid
22 20 The Color Purple
22 21 The Confessions of Stepin Fetchit
22 22 Convicts 4
22 23 Copacabana
22 24 The Cosby Show
22 25 Cotton Club
22 26 Daddy Goodness
22 27 Damn Yankees
22 28 Dancing Lady
22 29 Dark Manhattan
22 30 The Decks Ran Red
22 31 The Different Drummer: Blacks in the Military
22 32 The Doctor's Dilemma
22 33 Dreamgirls
22 34 Driving Miss Daisy (stage)
22 35 Duel in the Sun
22 36 Emperor Jones
22 37 End of the World
22 38 Eubie
22 39 Fight That Ghost
22 40 Five Guys Named Moe
22 41 The Flame of New Orleans
22 42 Flamenco Puro
22 43 Flower Drum Song
22 44 Follies Bergere
22 45 Follow the Boys
22 46 From the Mississippi Delta
22 47 Gang Smashers
22 48 Georgia, Georgia
22 49 Get On Board the Jazz Train Revue
23 1 Ghosts: Live from Galilee (The Scottsboro Boys Blues Opera) The Scottsboro Boys Blues Opera)
23 2 Girl from Mexico
23 3 Glasshouse
23 4 Glory
23 5 Glory Alley
23 6 Going Hollywood
23 7 Golddiggers of 1937
23 8 Golden Boy
23 9 Gone with the Wind
23 10 Good Day in Harlem
23 11 The Gospel at Colonus
55 41 Gospel in the Forties
23 12 Grand Hotel
23 13 The Great American Broadcast
OP14 A Great Day in Harlem
23 14 The Great White Hope
23 15 The Green Pastures
23 16 Guys and Dolls
23 17 Hallelujah
23 18 Harlem Follies Bergere
23 19 Harlem Nights
OP15 Harlem Nights Revue
23 20 Harlem Rides the Range
23 21 Head Over Heels in Love
23 22 Heart and Soul
23 23 Heisses Blut
23 24 Hello Dolly
23 25 Hi De Ho
23 26 Holiday in Harlem
23 27 Home
23 28 Honky Tonk Nights
23 29 Hot from Harlem
23 30 The Hot Mikado (1939)
23 31 The Hot Rock
23 32 House Rent Party
- - Hellzapoppin' [See Savoy Dancers]
23 33 The Hurricane
23 34 Hurry Sundown
23 35 If He Hollers Let Him Go
23 36 If I Had My Way
23 37 Imitation of Life
23 38 In Old Kentucky
23 39 In the Spotlight
23 40 Island in the Sun
23 41 Jam Session
23 42 Jazz on a Summer's Day
24 1 Jelly Roll!
24 2 Jelly's Last Jam
24 3 Joanna
24 4 Joe Turner's Come and Gone
24 5 Jungle Fever
24 6 Keep Punching
24 7 Killer Diller
24 8 King for a Day
24 9 Kiss of the Spider Woman (musical)
24 10 Krush Groove
24 11 Lady Day: A Musical Tragedy
24 12 Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill
24 13 Lady Sings the Blues
24 14 The Late Great Ladies of Blues and Jazz
24 15 Legs Diamond
24 16 A Lesson from Aloes
24 17 The Life
24 18 The Li'l General
24 19 The Little Colonel
24 20 The Lords of Discipline
24 21 Lost Boundaries
24 22 Love and Hisses
24 23 Love Thy Neighbor
24 24 Low Down
24 25 M. Butterfly
24 26 Ma Rainey's Black Bottom
24 27 Malaga
OP16 Macbeth
24 28 Macbeth (1936)
24 29 Macbeth (Harlem School of the Arts)
24 30 Mammy
24 31 The Man
24 32 A Man Called Adam
24 33 Maryland
24 34 A Member of the Wedding
24 35 Michael O'Halloran
24 36 Midnight
24 37 Midnight Ramble
24 38 A Midsummer Night's Dream
24 39 The Mighty Quinn
24 40 Miles of Smiles, Years of Struggle
25 1 MLK: We Are the Dream
25 2 Mo Betta Blues
25 3 Moscow on the Hudson
25 4 Murder at the Vanities
25 5 Murderous Angels
25 6 The Music Goes 'Round
55 42 A Musical Extravaganza
25 7 My Bill
25 8 My Sweet Charlie
55 43 National Tap Dance Day, 2000
25 9 Native Son
25 10 NBC Follies
55 44 New Amsterdam Musical Association
25 11 No Time for Comedy
25 12 No Way Out
25 13 Ocean's Eleven
25 14 Oh, Kay!
25 15 On Your Toes
25 16 Our Gang Comedies
25 17 Over the Goal
25 18 Palmy Days
55 45 Paradise Lost and Regained
25 19 Paris Lights: The All Star Literary Genius Expatriate Revue
25 20 The Piano Lesson
25 21 A Piece of the Action
25 22 Pippin
25 23 Policy Man
25 24 Porgy and Bess (film)
25 25 Porgy and Bess (stage)
25 27 The Pretenders
25 28 Private Lessons
25 29 Ragtime
25 30 A Rage in Harlem
25 31 Rags
25 32 Rain or Shine
25 33 Rainbow on the River
25 34 A Raisin in the Sun
25 35 The Red Shoes
25 36 The Reivers
25 37 Remembering Weselves: Black Renaissance in Harlem
25 38 Revival Day
25 39 Revue in Rhythm
25 40 Rhapsody in Black
OP17 Rhapsody in Blue
25 41 The Rink
25 42 Rock 'n Roll Revue
25 43 Roots: The Gift
25 44 Rosie the Riveter
25 45 Round Midnight
25 46 Rush Hour Rhapsody
25 47 Rufus Jones for President
25 48 Saint Joan
61 19 Saint John
25 49 Sanford and Son
25 50 Sanders of the River
25 51 Scandal Street
25 52 The Scar of Shame
26 1 Scarlet Street
26 2 Sergeants 3
26 3 Seven Days Leave
26 4 Seventeen
26 5 Sex and the Single Girl
61 20 Shades of Harlem
26 6 Shadow of a Doubt
26 7 Shaft
26 8 She Loves Me
26 9 Shoestring Follies
26 10 Showboat (1994)
26 11 Singing the Blues
OP18 Singing the Blues, Atlantic City, April 9, 1931 Atlantic City, April 9, 1931
26 12 Skirts Ahoy!
26 13 Slaughter's Big Rip-Off
26 14 Son of Ingagi
26 15 The Song of Fame
26 16 Soul Soldier
26 17 Sounder
26 18 South Pacific
26 19 Spirit of Youth
26 20 Spunk
26 21 St. Louis Blues
26 22 Staggerlee
26 23 Stardust
26 24 Starlight Express
26 25 Stevedore
26 26 Stormy Weather
26 27 Strike Me Pink
26 28 Sugar Hill
26 29 Swinging Seniors
26 30 Syncopation
26 31 Take a Giant Step
26 32 Tall, Tan and Terrific
26 33 Tamango
26 34 Tambourines to Glory
55 46 Tap Extravaganza, 1994
55 47 Tap Extravaganza, 2009
26 35 Ten Thousand Bedrooms
26 36 That Lady
26 37 That's Entertainment
26 38 There, You Died!
26 39 A Thousand and One Nights
26 40 Three to Make Ready
26 41 Three Smart Girls
26 42 To Sir, with Love
26 43 Trumpets of the Lord
26 44 Twelfth Night
26 45 Two Girls and a Sailor
26 46 Under the Cherry Moon
26 47 Uptown Saturday Night
26 48 Use Your Imagination
26 49 U.S.O. Camp Shows
26 50 Venus in Furs
26 51 Waiting for Godot
26 52 Way Down East
26 53 We Bombed in New Haven
26 54 The Whip Master
26 55 The White Dawn
27 1 The White House
27 2 White Nights
27 3 Wholly Moses!
27 4 Will Rogers Follies
27 5 The Work I've Done
27 6 The World's Greatest Athlete
27 7 Yamerkraw
27 8 You're My Everything
27 9 Ziegfield Follies (1936)
27 10 Zouzou
Other photographs
28 5 African-American mounted photographs
OP65 - Brown Brothers, photographs by
OP73 - Collage
56 1 Collages
56 2 Harlem street scene, 1930s
56 3 Harlem: The Vision of Morgan and Marvin Smith
OP67 - "Henrietta School arithmetic night class"
OP70 - "Nail and Parker's Big Deal"
56 4 Sanitation Workers Strike, Memphis, Tennessee, 1968
28 6 Other mounted photographs, 1852-1906
56 5 Red Cross Club, Kobe (Japan) Base Special Services
OP71 - Van Der Zee, James, photographs by
56 6 Veronica's Beautyrama
Negatives and unidentified photographs
28 1 Negatives and contact sheets
28 2 Negatives
28 3 Negatives
28 4 Slides [1]
78 - Slides [2]
79 - Slides [3]
80 - Slides [4]
81 - Slides [5]
82 - Slides [6]
60 38 Unidentified [1]
60 39 Unidentified [2]
60 40 Unidentified [3]
60 41 Unidentified [4]
60 42 Unidentified [5]
60 43 Unidentified [6]
60 44 Unidentified [7]
60 45 Unidentified [8]
61 1 Unidentified [9]
61 2 Unidentified [10]
61 3 Unidentified [11]
61 4 Unidentified [12]
61 5 Unidentified [13]
61 6 Unidentified [14]
61 7 Unidentified [15]
61 8 Unidentified [16]
28 7 Unidentified [17]
28 8 Unidentified [18]
29 1 Unidentified [19]
29 2 Unidentified [20]
29 3 Unidentified [21]
29 4 Unidentified [22]
29 5 Unidentified [23]
29 6 Unidentified [24]
29 7 Unidentified [25]
29 8 Unidentified [26]
29 9 Unidentified [27]
29 10 Unidentified [28]
30 1 Unidentified [29]
30 2 Unidentified [30]
30 3 Unidentified [31]
30 4 Unidentified [32]
30 5 Unidentified [33]
30 6 Unidentified [34]
30 7 Unidentified [35]
30 8 Unidentified [36]
30 9 Unidentified [37]
30 10 Unidentified [38]
31 - Unidentified [39]
56 7 Unidentified [40]
56 8 Unidentified [41]
OP19 - Unidentified [42]
OP20 - Unidentified [43]
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