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The Negro in films.

Author: Peter Noble
Publisher: London : Skelton Robinson, [1948]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Noble, Peter, 1917-
Negro in films.
London, S. Robinson [1948]
(OCoLC)648548361
Named Person: Paul Robeson; Rex Ingram; Lena Horne; Clarence Muse; Eddie Anderson; Ethel Waters; Butterfly McQueen; Kenneth Spencer; Louise Beavers; Hattie McDaniel; Robert Adams; Orlando Martins; Eddie Anderson; Louise Beavers; Lena Horne; Rex Ingram; Orlando Martins; Hattie McDaniel; Butterfly McQueen; Clarence Muse; Paul Robeson; Ethel Waters
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Noble
OCLC Number: 2070074
Notes: Includes list of films, 1902-1948, featuring Negroes or containing important racial themes (appendix c).
Description: 288 pages : illustrations, plates, portraits ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction --
The Negro on the stage --
The Negro in silent films --
The coming of the sound film --
Song and dance --
Independent and government films --
The Negro in European films --
Some Negro players (and others: Noble Johnson, George Reed, Stepin Fetchit, Mantan Moreland, Willie Best, Theresa Harris, Canada Lee, Leigh Whipper, Todd Duncan, Ben Carter, Louise Franklin, Nina Mae McKinney, Clinton Rosemond, etc.) --
Wartime developments in Hollywood --
What of the future?

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