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Chester Himes portrait collection

Title
Chester Himes portrait collection [graphic].
Publication
<1938?-1984?>

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Still imageUse in library Sc Photo Himes, ChesterSchomburg Center - Photographs & Prints

Details

Additional Authors
  • Taylor, John.
  • Yearwood, Lloyd.
  • Sachse, Edda.
  • Gideonse, Tido.
  • Wray, Wendell.
  • Williams, John.
  • M. Smith (New York, N.Y.)
  • Rapid News Photo (New York, N.Y.)
Description
  • <13> photoprints : silver gelatin, b&w; 21 x 26 cm. or smaller.
  • <12> photoprints : silver gelatin, b&w ;
  • <1> photomechanical print : col. ;
  • <1> photoprint : col. ;
Donor/Sponsor
Schomburg NEH Automated Access to Special Collections Project.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Portrait photographs. – 1930-1989.
  • Group portraits – 1930-1989.
  • Photomechanical prints.
  • Photoprints – Color.
  • Silver gelatin photoprints – 1930-1989.
Note
  • Title devised by cataloger.
  • Some photographs have captions; some are cropped; some photographs have written descriptive information; some are duplicates; some photographs are marked.
  • Photographers include Lloyd Yearwood, Morgan & Marvin Smith, Rapid News Photo and others.
Terms of Use (note)
  • Some photographs are restricted; permission of the photographer required for duplication.
Linking Entry (note)
  • Forms part of the Portrait Collection.
Call Number
Sc Photo Himes, Chester
OCLC
NYPG085000321-F
Title
Chester Himes portrait collection [graphic].
Imprint
<1938?-1984?>
Summary
Portraits of author Chester Himes. Numerous individual views of a young and older Himes. Himes is shown in many group portraits with Louis Micheaux, Sterling Brown, his wife, Lesley Himes, with other unidentified people at a press conference, possibly in Holland, and holding a Dutch translation of one of his books. Also, Himes is shown at Countee Cullen Library after another press conference and on a book cover of Black on Black. Half and quarter length portraits are available.
Terms Of Use
Some photographs are restricted; permission of the photographer required for duplication.
Linking Entry
Forms part of the Portrait Collection.
Local Note
Negative exist for some images.
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Added Author
Taylor, John. Photographer
Yearwood, Lloyd. Photographer
Sachse, Edda. Photographer
Gideonse, Tido. Photographer
Wray, Wendell. Photographer
Williams, John. Photographer
M. Smith (New York, N.Y.)
Rapid News Photo (New York, N.Y.)
Added Title
Schomburg NEH Automated Access to Special Collections Project.
Research Call Number
Sc Photo Himes, Chester
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