The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

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Title
Photograph of Lena Horne backstage at the Chez Paree
Description
A black-and-white photograph of Lena Horne backstage with her eyes downcast while wearing jewelry that sparkles.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series
The Way of Life of the Northern Negro
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
May 1947
Object number
2009.24.9
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Created by
Wayne F. Miller, American, 1918 - 2013
Subject of
Lena Horne, American, 1917 - 2010
Topic
African American
Actors
Broadway Theatre
Jazz (Music)
Photography
Singers (Musicians)
Place depicted
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Medium
photographic gelatin and silver on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image and Sheet): 13 1/4 x 10 3/8 in. (33.7 x 26.4 cm)
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Restrictions & Rights
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