Lobby card for the film Guess Who’s Come to Dinner?

Created by
Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc., founded 1919
Subject of
Poitier, Sidney, 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 Sidney Poitier, Katharine Houghton, Katharine Hepburn, and Spencer Tracy are seated around a table in what appears to be an exterior shot with a lake and trees featured in the background. Tracy, seated to Poitier's right, reaches out to adjust a smiling Poitier's tie. Houghton's back is to the camera; seated to her left is Hepburn, who faces Poitier over r a plate of sandwiches. 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 the bottom left corner of the lobby card reads, [Copyright ©1967 by Columbia Pictures Corporation. All Rights Reserved].
Topic
African American
Actors
Hollywood (Film)
Race relations
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2013.108.9.2
Restrictions & Rights
© 1967 Columbia Pictures Corporation. All rights reserved. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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