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Can’t Give You Anything But Love (Adelaide Hall)
American-born British jazz singer and entertainer (1901 - 1993). Performing alongside legend, tap dancer Bill “Bojangles”Robinson, her role in the Broadway revue Blackbirds of 1928 brought her international fame.

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Can’t Give You Anything But Love (Adelaide Hall)

American-born British jazz singer and entertainer (1901 - 1993). Performing alongside legend, tap dancer Bill “Bojangles”Robinson, her role in the Broadway revue Blackbirds of 1928 brought her international fame.

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BEECH-NUT GUM GIRL, Harlem, 1940

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BEECH-NUT GUM GIRL, Harlem, 1940

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JOYRIDE | 1923
Vintage photograph of an African-American couple in a car. Via Gullringstorpgoatgal Sweden on Pinterest.

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JOYRIDE | 1923

Vintage photograph of an African-American couple in a car. Via Gullringstorpgoatgal Sweden on Pinterest.

nypl:

It was on this date 98 years ago that the great American educator, author, and Presidential advisor Booker T. Washington died at the age of 59. If you are interested in learning more about the life of this great and incredibly influential American citizen you can check out several books or dvd’s about Booker T. Washington at various branches of The New York Public Library. The NYPL’s Schomburg Center for Research In Black Culture also happens to have several correspondence of Mr. Washington that is available for potential scholars to research. 

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It was on this date 98 years ago that the great American educator, author, and Presidential advisor Booker T. Washington died at the age of 59. If you are interested in learning more about the life of this great and incredibly influential American citizen you can check out several books or dvd’s about Booker T. Washington at various branches of The New York Public Library. The NYPL’s Schomburg Center for Research In Black Culture also happens to have several correspondence of Mr. Washington that is available for potential scholars to research. 

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American Negro Exposition, Chicago, 1940. Cover art by R.S. Pious.
Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture and History
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American Negro Exposition, Chicago, 1940. Cover art by R.S. Pious.

Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture and History

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BEST FRIENDS FOR LIFEBlack Art in America Happens with Photography
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BEST FRIENDS FOR LIFE

Black Art in America Happens with Photography

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1940’s

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1940’s

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STYLE’IN | I LOVE THE 70’S
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STYLE’IN | I LOVE THE 70’S

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THE MARVELETTES

Postcard featuring the Marvelettes by American Postcard Company. Photo: Michael Ochs Archive, c. 1962 via Flickr.


Black History Album, The Way We Were
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BATHING BEAUTY | 1926
Photography by James Van Der Zee of G. G. G. STUDIO circa 1926
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BATHING BEAUTY | 1926

Photography by James Van Der Zee of G. G. G. STUDIO circa 1926

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