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Jessie Coles Grayson photograph collection [graphic]
BANC PIC 1977.070--PIC; BANC PIC 1977.070--PIC
Collection Overview

Title:

Jessie Coles Grayson photograph collection

Creator/Contributor:

Grayson, Jessie Coles, 1886-1953, creator

Abstract:

Primarily stills from various motion pictures in which Grayson appeared, including Our very own, Syncopation, The little foxes; also includes the play Deep are the roots. Other persons include Joan Evans, Farley Granger, Gus Schilling, Jane Wyatt, Donald Cook, Ann Blyth, Bonita Granville, Jimmy Edwards, Garner Van Grayson, Fannie Coles Williams, Van Cleve Williams.

Date:

ca. 1900-1950 (issued)

Subject:

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Actresses -- United States -- Photographs
African American motion picture actors and actresses -- Photographs

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
Many are captioned.
Stage and screen actress and civic leader.
Transferred from the Jessie Coles Grayson papers (BANC MSS 79/110 c), which includes many more photogaphs.

Type:

graphic
Film stills.
Portraits.

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
32 photographic prints : 1 color ; various sizes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1977.070--PIC
BANC PIC 1977.070--PIC

Origin:

United States

Related Item:

Jessie Coles Grayson papers : Grayson, Jessie Coles, : 1886-1953