The New York Public Library is now offering grab-and-go service at 50 locations as part of our gradual reopening. Find a location near you, and learn about our remote resources.

+ o - ^
previous next

Entertainer and nightclub owner Ada "Bricktop" Smith posing next to sign outside her club, Paris, France

More Details Cite This Item

1713201

View this item elsewhere:

Title
Entertainer and nightclub owner Ada "Bricktop" Smith posing next to sign outside her club, Paris, France
Collection

Portrait collection

Ada "Bricktop" Smith portrait collection

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1929 - 1944 (Approximate)
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Shelf locator: Sc Photo Portrait Collection
Topics
Bricktop, 1894-1984
Businesswomen
Genres
Portraits
Photographs
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16819138
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5ca925c0-c5f2-012f-37b3-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1929: Created (Approximate)
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Entertainer and nightclub owner Ada "Bricktop" Smith posing next to sign outside her club, Paris, France" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1929 - 1944. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/743fb709-5288-7d7a-e040-e00a18063183

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Entertainer and nightclub owner Ada "Bricktop" Smith posing next to sign outside her club, Paris, France" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 22, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/743fb709-5288-7d7a-e040-e00a18063183

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1929 - 1944). Entertainer and nightclub owner Ada "Bricktop" Smith posing next to sign outside her club, Paris, France Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/743fb709-5288-7d7a-e040-e00a18063183

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/743fb709-5288-7d7a-e040-e00a18063183 | title= (still image) Entertainer and nightclub owner Ada "Bricktop" Smith posing next to sign outside her club, Paris, France, (1929 - 1944)|author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=October 22, 2020 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations}}</ref>

Entertainer and nightclub owner Ada "Bricktop" Smith posing next to sign outside her club, Paris, France