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Entertainers Flournoy Miller, Josephine Baker, Noble Sissle and Edgar Battles, from the original New York cast of "Shuffle Along," meeting in Brussels, Belgium, where Sissle was performing a USO Camp Show production of the play for U.S. servicemen, between 1945 and 1946

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Entertainers Flournoy Miller, Josephine Baker, Noble Sissle and Edgar Battles, from the original New York cast of "Shuffle Along," meeting in Brussels, Belgium, where Sissle was performing a USO Camp Show production of the play for U.S. servicemen, between 1945 and 1946
Collection

Portrait collection

Noble Sissle portrait collection

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1945 - 1946
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Shelf locator: Sc Photo Sissle, Noble
Topics
Sissle, Noble, 1889-1975
Miller, Flournoy E., 1886-1971
Baker, Josephine, 1906-1975
Battles, Edgar
United Service Organizations (U.S.)
African American entertainers
World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, African American, [Indian, etc.]
Genres
Portraits
Group portraits
Photographs
Notes
Original bears hand stamp on verso, photo credit on recto, and attached photo caption crediting USO - Camp Shows, Inc.
Physical Description
Photographs
Extent: 18 x 19 cm ; black and white
Gelatin silver prints
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11527582
Photo Order: 54460
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 341e1ca0-c28e-0132-f7e3-58d385a7bbd0
Copyright Notice
© United Service Organizations
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1945: Created (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Entertainers Flournoy Miller, Josephine Baker, Noble Sissle and Edgar Battles, from the original New York cast of "Shuffle Along," meeting in Brussels, Belgium, where Sissle was performing a USO Camp Show production of the play for U.S. servicemen, between 1945 and 1946" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1945 - 1946. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0037b070-c4e4-0132-125b-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Entertainers Flournoy Miller, Josephine Baker, Noble Sissle and Edgar Battles, from the original New York cast of "Shuffle Along," meeting in Brussels, Belgium, where Sissle was performing a USO Camp Show production of the play for U.S. servicemen, between 1945 and 1946" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 19, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0037b070-c4e4-0132-125b-58d385a7bbd0

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1945 - 1946). Entertainers Flournoy Miller, Josephine Baker, Noble Sissle and Edgar Battles, from the original New York cast of "Shuffle Along," meeting in Brussels, Belgium, where Sissle was performing a USO Camp Show production of the play for U.S. servicemen, between 1945 and 1946 Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0037b070-c4e4-0132-125b-58d385a7bbd0

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Entertainers Flournoy Miller, Josephine Baker, Noble Sissle and Edgar Battles, from the original New York cast of "Shuffle Along," meeting in Brussels, Belgium, where Sissle was performing a USO Camp Show production of the play for U.S. servicemen, between 1945 and 1946