African American actors
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: https://lccn.loc.gov/sh85001782
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
File — Box 4265.001: , Folder: 57
Scope and Contents One nrespaper article from February 16, 1996, about African American performing duo Buck and Bubbles (real names Ford Lee Washington and John William Sublett), who were popular in the 1920s and 1930s in Louisville, Kentucky.
File — Box 4265.004: , oversize-folder: 4
Scope and Contents One article from The New York Times, August 9, 1987, recounting the life of American comedian Moms Mabley (1894-1975) and a play created about her life by actress Clarice Taylor.
File — Box 4265.001: , Folder: 32
Scope and Contents The Stepin Fetchit Postcard depicts a scene from the movie The County Chairman, wherein Fetchit interacts with Will Rogers in an outdoor setting. The postcard features a reproduction of Fetchit's signature as well as an actual autograph by Fetchit.
Dates: circa 1931