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John Baker collection of African American celebrity publicity materials

 Accession — Box: 1995-051 Box 10
Identifier: 2017_140

Content Description

Photographs, show cards, publicity stills, and headshots of African American performing artists and athletes. Includes a headshot of Ella Fitzgerald and publicity stills and show cards for "race" films (including "Spirit of Youth," staring Joe Louis). Also includes one issue of Color magazine (September 1946),

Acquisition Type


Restrictions Apply


Use Restrictions

Copyright has not been assigned to the University of Louisville; please consult a reference archivist for more information.


  • 1937-1948


.375 linear feet (1 small flat box)