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Josephine Baker photographs

Josephine Baker photographs

Descriptive Summary

Title: Josephine Baker photographs
Creator: Unknown
Inclusive Dates: 1925
Language: English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms3088
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Josephine Baker (1906-1975) was an American-born French dancer, singer, and civil rights activist.

For more information, see the article, Josephine Baker in Encyclopedia Britannica.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of photographs of Josephine Baker, mostly taken in Europe. Included are photographs of Baker while performing, as well as engaging in other public activities. A photograph of the Orchestra of Josephine Baker is also included.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Josephine Baker photographs, ms3088, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2018.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

African Americans -- Photographs.
Baker, Josephine -- Photographs
Entertainers -- Photographs.

Related Collections in this Repository

Related materials in this repository: Original watercolor of Josephine Baker, ms2743; Josephine Baker poster, ms3649.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing