Lobby card for the film Guess Who’s Coming To Dinner

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2 images
Created by
Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc., founded 1919
Subject of
Poitier, Sidney, Bahamian American, born 1927
Tracy, Spencer, American, 1900 - 1967
Katharine Hepburn, American, 1907 - 2003
Houghton, Katharine, American, born 1945
Directed by
Kramer, Stanley, 1913 - 2001
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 11 × 14 in. (27.9 × 35.6 cm)
Type
lobby cards
Place printed
Culver City, Los Angeles County, California, United States, North and Central America
Date
1967
Description
Lobby card features a color still from the film Guess Who's Coming to Dinner The image depicts Katharine Hepburn and Katharine Houghton seated at a table looking up at Spencer Tracy to the right of the frame. Sidney Poitier is shown standing next to the table, facing Tracy. A white box with blue and red text in the bottom left corner reads, [Columbia Pictures presents a / Stanley Kramer / production / Spencer / Tracy / Sidney / Poitier / Katharine / Hepburn / guess who's / coming to dinner / and introducing / Katharine Houghton / Music by DeVol · Written by William Rose / Produced and directed by Stanley Kramer · Technicolor®]. Black type in BL corner of lobby card reads, [Copyright ©1967 by Columbia Pictures Corporation. All Rights Reserved].
Topic
African American
Actors
Film
Hollywood (Film)
Race relations
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2013.108.9.1
Restrictions & Rights
© 1967 Columbia Pictures Corporation. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Exhibition
Taking the Stage
On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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