Crowds outside the Lafayette Theatre in Harlem at the opening of "Macbeth" produced by the Federal Negro Theatre

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Title
Crowds outside the Lafayette Theatre in Harlem at the opening of "Macbeth" produced by the Federal Negro Theatre
Names
Federal Theatre Project (New York, N.Y.) (Photographer)
United States. Works Progress Administration (Sponsor)
Collection

Nightclubs and theaters

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1936
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Shelf locator: Sc Photo Nightclubs and theaters
Shelf locator: Sc Photo Nightclubs and Theaters / Folder-Lafayette Theatre
Topics
Lafayette Theatre (New York, N.Y.)
Theaters -- New York (State)
Federal Theatre Project (New York, N.Y.)
premieres
Theatrical productions
Crowds
Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
Genres
Photographs
Physical Description
Gelatin silver prints
Extent: 21 x 25 cm ; black and white
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG05-F10254
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16102326
NYPL Exhibition ID: Black New Yorkers 017
Copy negative number: SC-CN-79-0277
Other local Identifier: 3734
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3219f9c0-8dcc-0131-a2cd-58d385a7b928
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1936: Created
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Crowds outside the Lafayette Theatre in Harlem at the opening of "Macbeth" produced by the Federal Negro Theatre" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1936. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/aca86260-5d8e-0134-55c4-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Crowds outside the Lafayette Theatre in Harlem at the opening of "Macbeth" produced by the Federal Negro Theatre" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 22, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/aca86260-5d8e-0134-55c4-00505686a51c

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1936). Crowds outside the Lafayette Theatre in Harlem at the opening of "Macbeth" produced by the Federal Negro Theatre Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/aca86260-5d8e-0134-55c4-00505686a51c

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Crowds outside the Lafayette Theatre in Harlem at the opening of "Macbeth" produced by the Federal Negro Theatre