Exterior view of the Lafayette Theater, Harlem, ca. 1920, with signage advertising the vaudeville revue Broadway Gossips

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Title
Exterior view of the Lafayette Theater, Harlem, ca. 1920, with signage advertising the vaudeville revue Broadway Gossips
Names
Brown Brothers (New York, N.Y.) (Photographer)
Collection

Nightclubs and theaters

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1920 - 1989 (Approximate)
Date Created: 1920 (Inferred)
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Shelf locator: Sc Photo Nightclubs and Theaters
Topics
African Americans -- Social life and customs
Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
Theaters -- New York (State) -- New York (N.Y.)
Genres
Photographs
Physical Description
Gelatin silver prints
Extent: 16 cm x 12.5 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16102326
Photo Order: 65317
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 297f2cf0-e909-013b-69d3-0242ac110002
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

  • 1920: Created
  • 2023: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Exterior view of the Lafayette Theater, Harlem, ca. 1920, with signage advertising the vaudeville revue Broadway Gossips" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1920. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e4819330-f27b-013b-f00d-0242ac110002

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Exterior view of the Lafayette Theater, Harlem, ca. 1920, with signage advertising the vaudeville revue Broadway Gossips" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 14, 2024. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e4819330-f27b-013b-f00d-0242ac110002

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1920). Exterior view of the Lafayette Theater, Harlem, ca. 1920, with signage advertising the vaudeville revue Broadway Gossips Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e4819330-f27b-013b-f00d-0242ac110002

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Exterior view of the Lafayette Theater, Harlem, ca. 1920, with signage advertising the vaudeville revue Broadway Gossips