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Photographic print from the Broadway production of "for colored girls..."

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Photograph by
Swope, Martha, American
Subject of
Miller, Jonette O'Kelley, American
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (image): 9 1/2 × 7 9/16 in. (24.1 × 19.2 cm)
H x W (sheet): 10 × 8 in. (25.4 × 20.3 cm)
H x W (mounting paper): 13 1/4 × 10 3/16 in. (33.7 × 25.9 cm)
Type
photographs
portraits
Place captured
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date
1977-1978
Description
A black and white photograph of the Broadway production of for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf: Jonette O’Kelley Miller (Lady in Green), both arms raised and clasped above her head.
Topic
African American
Broadway Theatre
Drama (Theatre)
Feminism
Modern dance
Poetry
Women
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the collection of Earl S. and Jonette O. Miller
Object number
2015.53.6
Restrictions & Rights
Photo by Martha Swope/ ©The New York Public Library. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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