Library of Congress - Research and Reference Services
Library of Congress - Research and Reference Services
Stanford University
Portrait of Marian Anderson, signed and dated in pencil below print
Library of Congress - Research and Reference Services
Library of Congress - Research and Reference Services
Library of Congress - Research and Reference Services
Library of Congress - Research and Reference Services
New York Public Library
Views of concert singer Marian Anderson spanning the years 1931-1980. Views include: half-length and full-length studio portraits; the Easter performance at the Lincoln Memorial, 1939; performing at various functions and on the radio, including views at state functions and social affairs; receiving congradulations after concert performances; with U.S. presidents Kennedy, Johnson & Carter including one with Kennedy, Johnson and Nixon all together at Kennedy innauguration 1961 and with presidential wives Eleanor Roosevelt and Rosalind Carter; rehearsing with accompianist Franz Rupp and teacher Kurt Johnen; at the christening of the S.S. Booker T. Washington with Mary McLeod Bethune, Booker T. Washington's daughter Portia Pittman, and other dignitaries, 1942; her premier performance at the Metropolitan Opera 1955; as a delegate to the U.N., 1958; receiving awards and honorary degrees including those from the Reveille Club of N.Y., 1958, the NAACP's Spingarn Medal 1939, and Order of ... Read More