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Harvey, Georgette


Georgette Harvey (December 31, 1884 – February 17, 1952) was an African American singer and actress. She is perhaps most famous for creating the role of Maria in the original Broadway production of Porgy (1927) and the 1935 Broadway production of George Gershwin's opera Porgy and Bess.

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George Sklar and Miriam Blecher papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 1446
Overview: The collection contains correspondence, writings, photographs, printed material, personal papers, and other papers by or relating to George Sklar and Miriam Blecher.
Dates: 1898-2001