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Maya Angelou and James Baldwin in the 1960s
Angela Davis and Toni Morrison
Vonetta McGee
Lena Horne
Diahann Carroll for Fashion Fair Cosmetics, 1976
Betty Davis, circa 1970s
Naomi Sims, circa 1972
Michael Jackson 1958-2009
Singin' Sistahs, 1988. Ernie Barnes.
Margaret Tynes album cover, circa 1960s
Howard University students, 1946.  Alfred Eisenstaedt.
Eartha Kitt in her dressing room backstage at New Faces of 1952.
Sweet Thang (Lynn Jenkins) 1975. Barkley L. Hendricks
White Ladies Only Bathroom, Durham, NC 1940.
Carol La Brie by Patrick Sauteret. Vogue Italia, 1971.
Patrick Kelly and Coco Mitchell
Pat Cleveland
Diana Ross, 1973.
Janet Collins, circa 1950.
Eartha Kitt Giving Dance Lessons. Hollywood, 1963.
Lena Horne, May 1950.
Halston and Pat Cleveland, circa 1978 by Ron Galella
Beverly Johnson. Cosmopolitan, February 1976.
Torchy in Heartbeats, 1952
Zora Neale Hurston at the New York Book Fair, 1937.
Harry Belafonte, circa 1950s
Advertisement for Madam Walker's Glossine Hair Dressing
Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Mrs. Coretta Scott King voting on Nov. 3, 1964.
Margaret Tynes and Harry Belafonte. Chicago, June 1956.
Diahann Carroll
Josephine Baker and Carmen de Lavallade
Actor-Director Frank Silvera, 1946
Naomi Sims, Cosmopolitan, August 1973
Carmen De Lavallade and Geoffrey Holder, March 3, 1955. Carl Van Vechten.
Hazel Scott circa 1940s.
Fredi Washington, circa 1930s.
Dorothy Dandridge and Harry Belafonte in "Carmen Jones," 1954.
Lena Horne in London, 1964.
The Bo-Lo Game, 1937.  Jacob Lawrence.
Girl in the Garden, 1979.  Romare Bearden.
Katherine Dunham with Garland Wilson, circa 1940s.
Lena Horne embracing her daughter Gail Jones, October 7, 1960.
The Thankful Poor, 1894.  Henry Ossawa Tanner
Marsha Hunt, 1968.
Judy Pace, 1970s.
Diana Sands, January 1963. Carl Van Vechten.
Chorus girls rehearse at the Apollo Theater in Harlem, 1936.  Lucien Aigner.
Corridor (Phone) 2003. Lorna Simpson.
Dorothy Dandridge and Harry Belafonte on the cover of TAN magazine, January 1955.
Jet Magazine, April 3, 1952.
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