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Dancer and choreographer Asadata Dafora with Musu Esami (Frances Atkins), as the bridegroom and bride, in his dance-musical production "Kykunkor," 1934.

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Title
Dancer and choreographer Asadata Dafora with Musu Esami (Frances Atkins), as the bridegroom and bride, in his dance-musical production "Kykunkor," 1934.
Names
Nash, Joe, 1919-2005 (Compiler)
Collection

Joe Nash black dance photograph collection

II. Dance Companies

Asadata Dafora Dancers

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1931 - 1989
Date Created: 1934
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Shelf locator: Sc Photo Joe Nash Black Dance Collection
Shelf locator: Sc Photo Joe Nash Black Dance Collection / Box 5
Topics
Dafora, Asadata, 1890-1965
Atkins, Frances
Dance companies
African American dancers
African Americans in the performing arts
Genres
Photographs
Portrait photographs
Publicity photographs
Physical Description
Photographs
Extent: 18 x 15 cm ; black and white
Image mounted on construction or scrapbook paper; emulsion on print is cracked through center.
Gelatin silver prints
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14932180
Photo Order: 50975
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 958502d0-db57-0130-e06b-58d385a7b928
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

  • 1919: Creator Born
  • 1934: Created
  • 2005: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Dancer and choreographer Asadata Dafora with Musu Esami (Frances Atkins), as the bridegroom and bride, in his dance-musical production "Kykunkor," 1934." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1934. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/fde5c0d0-db72-0130-123c-58d385a7b928

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Dancer and choreographer Asadata Dafora with Musu Esami (Frances Atkins), as the bridegroom and bride, in his dance-musical production "Kykunkor," 1934." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 16, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/fde5c0d0-db72-0130-123c-58d385a7b928

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1934). Dancer and choreographer Asadata Dafora with Musu Esami (Frances Atkins), as the bridegroom and bride, in his dance-musical production "Kykunkor," 1934. Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/fde5c0d0-db72-0130-123c-58d385a7b928

Wikipedia Citation

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Dancer and choreographer Asadata Dafora with Musu Esami (Frances Atkins), as the bridegroom and bride, in his dance-musical production "Kykunkor," 1934.