Published by
Playbill, American, founded 1884
Subject of
Holiday, Billie, American, 1915 - 1959
McKee, Lonette, American, born 1954
Holgate, Danny
Stevenson, Rudy, American, 1929 - 2010
Jackson, David
Date
1986
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 8 3/8 x 5 5/8 in. (21.3 x 14.3 cm)
Description
Playbill for Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill. White background with blue box at top; white box below with photograph of a woman with a flower in her hair. The photograph is divided into quadrants with the bottom left quadrant replaced with a photograph of the woman singing. [PLAYBILL/WESTSIDE ARTS THEATRE/UPSTAIRS/LADY DAY/AT EMERSON'S/BAR & GRILL] White circular sticker on back, handwritten 1986.
Transcription Center Status
Transcription Available
Place used
Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Type
theater programs
Topic
Drama (Theatre)
Jazz (Music)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Kayla Deigh Owens
Object number
2011.45.52
Restrictions & Rights
Playbill used by permission. All rights reserved, Playbill Inc.
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f52fe633-b4ad-4f8d-9198-6a45f8517814

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