Baker, Josephine, 1906-1975
- Existence: 1906-06-03 - 1975-04-12
Josephine Baker (1906-1975), dancer, singer, and humanitarian was born in the United States, but achieved fame as a performer in France before dedicating her life to human rights causes
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
The collection contains contact sheets, negatives, transparencies, slides, photographic prints, scrapbooks, writings, professional and personal papers, correspondence, printed material, cameras and other recording equipment, and audiovisual and computer media created and collected by Hungarian photojournalist Lucien Aigner.
The Henry Hurford Janes-Josephine Baker Collection consists of letters, biographical materials, clippings, and photographs collected by Mr. Janes documenting Josephine Baker's life, principally after 1943.