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Search results for subject:"African American women entertainers."

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Baker, Josephine, 1906-1975.

Josephine Baker papers, 1938-1968

2 linear ft. (4 boxes), 16 oversized paper (OP), and 4 oversized bound volumes (OBV)

Papers of African American entertainer Josephine Baker, including correspondence, fan mail, press books, sheet music, newspaper clippings, and thirteen original hand-drawn posters.

Repository: Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

Bricktop, 1894-1984.

Letters to Jodi Desmond, 1958-1972

.25 linear ft. (1 box)

Letters from International caberet performer and nightclub owner Bricktop to Jodi Desmond, written while both were living in Rome, Italy.

Repository: Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

Holiday, Billie, 1915-1959.

Billie Holiday collection, 1953-1981

1 linear ft. (2 boxes), 13 oversized papers (OP)

Collection of materials relating to the personal life and career of African American blues singer Billie Holiday, her husband Louis McKay, and her estate.

Repository: Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

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