Research Catalog

Fashion

Title
Fashion [graphic].
Publication
[194-]-[198-]

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box 1Still imageUse in libraryAvailableSc Photo Fashion box 1Schomburg Center - Photographs & Prints
box 2Still imageUse in libraryAvailableSc Photo Fashion box 2Schomburg Center - Photographs & Prints

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Description
  • 244 items (.5 cubic ft., 2 boxes); 26 x 21 cm. and smaller.
  • 224 photographic prints : gelatin silver, b&w ;
  • 18 photographic prints : gelatin silver, b&w ;
  • 2 photographic prints : dye coupler ;
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Gelatin silver prints – 1940-1989.
  • Publicity photographs – 1940-1989.
Note
  • Title devised by cataloger.
  • Collection contains work by Ronnie Brathwaite, Dummett, Layne's Studio, and Bill Sparrow, among others.
  • Some photographs bear photographer's or photography studio's handstamp on verso; some items bear handwritten or typwritten captions on verso. Some items bear cropping marks.
Terms of Use (note)
  • Some items are restricted; permission of the copyright holder is required for duplication.
Call Number
Sc Photo Fashion
Title
Fashion [graphic].
Imprint
[194-]-[198-]
Summary
Fashion depicts African American fashion designers and models as well as fashion designs, fashion shows and fashion boutiques. Most images date from the 1940s to the mid-1980s with the bulk of the collection being from the 1950s to the 1980s.
Fashion designers, sometimes pictured with their designs, include Bil Howard, Bernard Johnson, James Kelly and Willie Smith. Among the fashion designs depicted is clothing by Patrick Kelly and hats by Linda Page and Ruth Toles. Most fashion shows are productions sponsored by churches, charities or social groups and feature non-professional models. Professional fashion models depicted include Lois Bell, Iman, Beverly Johnson, and Marcia McBroom.
Terms Of Use
Some items are restricted; permission of the copyright holder is required for duplication.
Added Author
Brathwaite, Kwame, 1938- Photographer
Nichols, -1991. Photographer
Dummett. Photographer
Sparrow, Bill. Photographer
Kento-Foto (New York, N.Y.)
Layne's Studio (New York, N.Y.)
Research Call Number
Sc Photo Fashion
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