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Philippa Schuyler portrait collection [graphic].

Title
Philippa Schuyler portrait collection [graphic].
Publication
<1937?-1990?>

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folder 1Still imageUse in library Sc Photo Schuyler, Philippa folder 1Schomburg Center - Photographs & Prints
folder 2Still imageUse in library Sc Photo Schuyler, Philippa folder 2Schomburg Center - Photographs & Prints
folder 3Still imageUse in library Sc Photo Schuyler, Philippa folder 3Schomburg Center - Photographs & Prints
folder 4Still imageUse in library Sc Photo Schuyler, Philippa folder 4Schomburg Center - Photographs & Prints
folder 5Still imageUse in library Sc Photo Schuyler, Philippa folder 5Schomburg Center - Photographs & Prints

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Description
  • <27> photographic prints : silver gelatin, b&w; 21 x 26 cm. or smaller.
  • <30> photographic prints : silver gelatin, b&w ;
  • <57> items (5 folders)
Donor/Sponsor
Schomburg NEH Automated Access to Special Collections Project.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Gelatin silver prints – 1930-1989.
  • Group portraits – 1930-1969.
  • Portrait photographs – 1930-1969.
Note
  • Title devised by cataloger.
  • Photographers include Cecil Layne, Dummett and others.
  • Some photographs have captions; some are duplicates; some are airbrushed; some are cropped; some photographs have written descriptive information.
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 Schuyler, Philippa
Title
Philippa Schuyler portrait collection [graphic].
Imprint
<1937?-1990?>
Summary
Portraits and views of concert pianist and composer Philippa Schuyler. Collection consists of studio and candid portraits of Schuyler (ca. 1940s-1960s); a photographic reproduction of the cover for the sheet music to "Five Little Pieces" (ca. 1938); two undated group portraits of Schuyler with her parents George and Josephine Schuyler; some views of Schuyler during concerts and meeting with well-wishers (1947, 1954, n.d.); a view of Schuyler with composer Deems Taylor during a CBS radio interview on "We the People!" (1946); an undated view of Schuyler with composer Everett Lee after finishing a radio broadcast with the Buenos Aires Symphony Orchestra; views of Schuyler arriving or departing at airports (n.d.); and group portraits and views of Schuyler attending various social functions, parties, and award presentations (ca. 1947-1966). Individuals depicted with Schuyler include actresses Hattie McDaniel and Hilda Simms, journalist Thelma Berlack Boozer, Nigerian sculptor Ben Enwonwu, photographer Carl Van Vechten, Haitian President Paul E. Magloire, conductor Dean Dixon, and baritone William Warfield. Full, half and quarter-length portraits are included.
Terms Of Use
Some photographs are restricted; permission of the photographer required for duplication.
Linking Entry
Forms part of the Portrait Collection.
Local Note
Negatives exist for some images.
Added Author
Tapley, Mel. Photographer
Castello. Photographer
Nuvi, Stéphane Têvi. Photographer
Jackson, Vera. Photographer
Dummett. Photographer
Layne, Cecil. Photographer
Campbell, James C. Photographer
Baker, Walter B. Photographer
Abresch, J. Photographer
Carter, Bill. Photographer
Hawkins, Herbert. Photographer
Wolff, Werner. Photographer
Adelman, Skippy. Photographer
Rapid News Photo (New York, N.Y.)
Layne's Studio (New York, N.Y.)
Enell, Inc. (Jamaica, N.Y.)
Gilbert Pictorial Enterprise (New York, N.Y.)
Trans World Airlines.
Agence Belga.
Shaw University.
Philippa Schuyler Memorial Foundation.
Added Title
Schomburg NEH Automated Access to Special Collections Project.
Research Call Number
Sc Photo Schuyler, Philippa
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