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African Americans in the performing arts

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Racial and Ethnic Ephemera Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1.05
Scope and Contents The racial and ethnic ephemera collection contains various materials regarding race, ethnicity, and racism in the United States. The collection includes papers and items that promote racial prejudice and propaganda. The collection also contains items and papers that exemplify the fight for civil and equal rights. African Americans are the most broadly represented group in the collection. Other ethnic groups include Native Americans, Asian Americans, Jewish Americans, Muslim Americans, and Cuban...

Richard E. Norman Film Production Flyers

 Collection
Identifier: SC 00093
Scope and Contents Collection of 5 film promotional flyers and brochures produced by Richard E. Norman from 1919- 1940. Norman became a widely recognized film maker who produced "race" films. These were films that touted all African American casts and targeted an African American audience. The brochures include, "The Green Eyed Monster" (1919), "Regeneration" (1923), and "Black Gold" (1928). There is also a promotional flyer that promotes 4 separate movies, "The Green Eyed Monster" (1919), "The Love Bug" (1920),...