Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)
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1,784 prints (posters) : some b&w, most color; various sizes. | Collection includes posters advertising individual plays and operettas, burlesque, vaudeville, and specialty acts, dance companies, extravaganzas produced by the Kiralfy Brothers, portraits of entertainers, and stock posters. Featured performers include Julia Arthur, De Wolfe Hopper, Joseph Hart Vaudeville Co., Thomas W. Keene, Andrew Mack, Robert B. Mantell, Mathews & Bulger, Lewis Morrison, Phil...
Strobridge & Co. Lith - U.S. Lithograph Co. - U.S. Printing Co. - A.S. Seer Print - Metropolitan Litho. Studio - H.C. Miner Litho. Co. - Courier Litho. Co.
Visual materials from the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People records (Library of Congress)
Visual materials from the NAACP records | National Association for the Advancement of Colored People collection | NAACP collection
4,596 items (photographic prints, photomechanical prints, lithographs, engravings, and drawings) : most b&w, a few color ; various sizes, most 8 x 10 in. or smaller, some as large as 76 x 61 cm. | Primarily images of national and local NAACP administrative staff and programs. Almost half of the collection consists of portraits of NAACP headquarter staff, state and national conference delegates, branch...
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress)
NYWT&S collection (Library of Congress)
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ca. 1,000,000 photographic prints : most b&w, a few color ; various sizes, most 8 x 10 in. or smaller, some as large as 20 x 28 in. | Newsworthy images of the New York city metropolitan area predominate; also covers other United States areas and foreign countries. Emphasis is on personalities in the news, especially actors, artists and literary figures, businessmen, community leaders,...
125 Barclay Street
[Visual materials from the Rosa Parks papers]
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2,423 items. | The bulk of the material (photographs from 1980 to 2001) show Parks at social and political events, award ceremonies and speaking engagements primarily in the United States, with some activities in Canada, Japan and Sweden. Additionally, there are over 400 drawings from elementary and middle school students throughout the United States expressing gratitude for and birthday wishes to Rosa Parks, some...