Smithsonian Collections

Ella Fitzgerald in Panama: photograph, ca. 1955.

Image for Ella Fitzgerald in Panama: photograph, ca. 1955.
Data Source
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Notes
Shown in exhibition "Jazz Photographs: Composed and Improvised," Archives Center display cases, National Museum of American History, March 28-May 10, 2005.
Summary
Subject is shown operating a drinking fountain, with a life preserver hung on a pole.
Repository Loc.
Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History: Archives Center P.O. Box 37012, Suite 1100, MRC 601, Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Phone 202-633-3270. Fax 202-786-2453
Subject
Jazz Photographs: Composed and Improvised (Archives Center display cases, National Museum of American History, March 28-May 10, 2005)
Date
1955
ca 1955
1950-1960
1950-2000
Physical description
Silver gelatin on paper
1 item 3-9/16" x 3-1/2"
Type
Photographs
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Ella Fitzgerald Collection, ca. 1938-1996
Local number
AC0584.0000010.tif (AC Scan, Front)
Culture
African Americans 1950-1960
Topic
Jazz musicians
African American singers
Place
Panama