Elisabeth Welch

Creator:
Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964
Published/Created:
New York
Jan 19, 1934
Physical Description:
1 photographic print
25 x 19 cm.
b&w
Notes:
On verso: "Photograph by Carl Van Vechten, 146 Central Park West. Cannot be reproduced without permission.
Abstract:
Elisabeth Welch was an African American dancer and cabaret singer. She is credited with having popularized the dance the "Charleston" in the show "Runnin' Wild."
Topics:
African American dancers
African American entertainers
African American women singers
Topics:
Welch, Elisabeth
Genre:
Photographic prints
Photographs
Studio portraits
Format:
Image
Rights:
Photographs by Carl Van Vechten are used with permission of the Van Vechten Trust; permission of the Trust is required to publish Van Vechten photographs in any format. To learn more, contact the Curator, Yale Collection of American Literature.
Access Restrictions:
Public
Source Creator:
Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964
Source Title:
Photographs of Blacks
Source Note:
Photographer's number: XXV b 12
Call Number:
JWJ Van Vechten
Orbis Record:
3765495
Finding Aid:
http://hdl.handle.net/10079/fa/beinecke.vanvecht
Yale Collection:
Beinecke Library
Digital Collection:
Yale Collection of American Literature
oid pointer:
1005873
OID:
2001947
PID:
digcoll:3320784

Number of Pages: 2
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