Mary Wilson, Dee Dee Warwick, Billy Eckstine, Lena Horne, Dionne Warwick, radio DJ Detroit Benson, unknown girl singer

  • Image for Mary Wilson, Dee Dee Warwick, Billy Eckstine, Lena Horne, Dionne Warwick, radio DJ Detroit Benson, unknown girl singer
  • Image for Mary Wilson, Dee Dee Warwick, Billy Eckstine, Lena Horne, Dionne Warwick, radio DJ Detroit Benson, unknown girl singer
2 images
Photograph by
Jackson, Steve Jr., 1923 - 1999
Subject of
Wilson, Mary, American, born 1944
Warwick, Dee Dee
Billy Eckstine, American, 1914 - 1993
Horne, Lena, American, 1917 - 2010
Warwick, Dionne, American, born 1940
Benson, Detroit
Unidentified Woman or Women
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (image): 7 3/8 × 9 7/16 in. (18.8 × 24 cm)
H x W (sheet): 7 7/8 × 9 15/16 in. (20 × 25.2 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
Date
ca. 1975
Description
This black and white photograph depicts, from left to right, Mary Wilson, Dee Dee Warwick, Billy Eckstine, Lena Horne, Dionne Warwick, radio DJ Detroit Benson, and an unidentified girl standing in a row with their arms around each other. On the back of the photograph is a green sticker with handwritten text that reads "#28."
Topic
African American
Actors
Entertainers
Jazz (Music)
Musicians
Nightlife
Photography
Radio
Singers (Musicians)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Mary E. Jackson, Posthumously and Linda A. Jackson
Object number
2016.117.28
Restrictions & Rights
© Linda A. Jackson
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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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