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NAACP portraits of founders, board members, staff, branch officers, and other prominent cultural, social, and political figures

Publisher: ca. 1884-1967, bulk 1944-1960.
Edition/Format:   Image : Graphic : Original artwork : Photograph : Artwork reproduction : English
Publication:Visual materials from the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People records (Library of Congress)
Database:WorldCat
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Portrait and publicity photographs of individuals and groups used for publication and public relations purposes. Emphasis is on NAACP administrative and executive staff, branch officers and members; includes African American entertainers, authors, political figures, labor leaders, and some foreign government officials; photos of children and young adults. Many photos capture people in unposed situations. Some  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Cabinet photographs
Cartes de visite
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Publicity photographs
Photographic postcards
Gelatin silver prints
Engravings
Lithographs
Clippings
Photomechanical prints
Named Person: Daisy Bates; Margurite Belafonte; James Weldon Johnson; Thurgood Marshall; E Frederic Morrow; Clarence Muse; Mary White Ovington; Arthur B Spingarn; Walter Francis White; Roy Wilkins; Louis T Wright
Material Type: Graphic, Original artwork, Photograph, Artwork reproduction
Document Type: Visual material
OCLC Number: 33866257
Notes: Most images bear original handwritten or typed identifications on versos; many accompanied by press releases, newspaper clippings, or letters. Some images autographed by the sitter.
Includes five photocopies made from original NAACP negatives (negative series LC-NA24 and LC-NA14) by the Library of Congress Photoduplication Service in 1994.
Includes some preservation photocopies made by the Prints and Photographs Division from original brittle newspaper clippings or captions found with the images.
The following prominent photographers have one or more works which are scattered throughout the LOT: Ed Bagwell, Cecil Layne, Layne's Studio, Arnold Newman, P.H. Polk, Scurlock Studio, M. Smith, James Van Der Zee, Carl Van Vechten.
Many images cropped or otherwise marked for publication.
Lot title devised.
Description: 977 photographic prints : various media, most gelatin silver, b&w, 7 color ; various sizes, most 8 x 10 in. or smaller, some as large as 55 x 40 cm. 24 prints : 1 engraving, 1 lithograph, 17 photomechanical, 5 photocopy, b&w ; 42 x 32 cm. or smaller.

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Portrait and publicity photographs of individuals and groups used for publication and public relations purposes. Emphasis is on NAACP administrative and executive staff, branch officers and members; includes African American entertainers, authors, political figures, labor leaders, and some foreign government officials; photos of children and young adults. Many photos capture people in unposed situations. Some individuals and groups unidentified. Includes snapshots, some card photographs, and several photographic postcards. NAACP staff and other prominent people depicted in 5 or more portraits: Daisy Bates, Margurite Belafonte, James Weldon Johnson, Thurgood Marshall, E. Frederic Morrow, Clarence Muse, Mary White Ovington, Arthur Spingarn, Walter White, Roy Wilkins, Louis T. Wright.

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