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Actress Hilda Simms (right) meeting soprono Leontyne Price, possibly at the time of Price's appearance as Bess in the opera "Porgy and Bess," circa 1953.

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Title
Actress Hilda Simms (right) meeting soprono Leontyne Price, possibly at the time of Price's appearance as Bess in the opera "Porgy and Bess," circa 1953.
Collection

Hilda Simms photograph collection.

Professional activities, 1940s-1950s

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1953 (Approximate)
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Shelf locator: Sc Photo Hilda Simms Collection
Shelf locator: Sc Photo Hilda Simms Collection / Box 3
Topics
Simms, Hilda, 1920-
Price, Leontyne
African American women singers
African American actresses
African Americans in the performing arts
Genres
Photographs
Portrait photographs
Physical Description
Photographs
Extent: 13 x 18 cm ; black and white
Gelatin silver prints
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15860737
Photo Order: 52488
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0cc7a1b0-98e2-0131-b0c6-58d385a7bbd0
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1953: Created
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Actress Hilda Simms (right) meeting soprono Leontyne Price, possibly at the time of Price's appearance as Bess in the opera "Porgy and Bess," circa 1953." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1953. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/63be4580-a7cb-0131-912f-58d385a7b928

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Actress Hilda Simms (right) meeting soprono Leontyne Price, possibly at the time of Price's appearance as Bess in the opera "Porgy and Bess," circa 1953." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 19, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/63be4580-a7cb-0131-912f-58d385a7b928

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1953). Actress Hilda Simms (right) meeting soprono Leontyne Price, possibly at the time of Price's appearance as Bess in the opera "Porgy and Bess," circa 1953. Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/63be4580-a7cb-0131-912f-58d385a7b928

Wikipedia Citation

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Actress Hilda Simms (right) meeting soprono Leontyne Price, possibly at the time of Price's appearance as Bess in the opera "Porgy and Bess," circa 1953.