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Katherine Dunham Photograph Collection, circa 1910s-2000s | Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center

By unidentified, Matt Gorzalski

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Collection Overview

Title: Katherine Dunham Photograph Collection, circa 1910s-2000sAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.

ID: 2/3/UAPH 07

Extent: 5.5 Cubic Feet

Arrangement: Arranged by subject.

Forms of Material: African American dancers - Photographs, Dance - Photographs, Dunham, Katherine - Photographs, Haiti - Photographs, Katherine Dunham Company - Photographs

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Katherine Dunham Photograph Collection consists of photographs and negatives documenting her family, dance career, and teaching career.  Depicted family members include her mother and father, her brother Albert, Jr., husband John Pratt, and daughter Marie-Christine.  Several pictures document performances such as “Le Jazz Hot,” “Tropics,” “L'Ag'Ya," “Rites de Passage,” and others.  The collection also contains publicity and non-publicity photographs, Dunham’s dance troupe members and other talent, celebrities (some pictured with Katherine), Dunham’s world travel, her dance schools, and teaching at Southern Illinois University.   There are also around 400 photographs taken by Katherine Dunham in the Caribbean while she was there in the 1930's doing research for a Masters degree from the University of Chicago.

The collection also contains both original and copy negatives, most of which have a corresponding printed photographs.  These negatives were originally separated from the collection.  During reprocessing there were located and reincorporated into the current arrangement.  Boxes 17 and 18 contain binders of photocopied reproductions that serve as an index to the collection.  They were created by archival staff and not a part of the original collection.

The collection compliments Katherine Dunham’s faculty papers which are also housed at the Special Collections Research Center, Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

Administrative Information

Repository: Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center

Access Restrictions: Unrestricted Access.

Use Restrictions: To quote in print, or otherwise reproduce in whole or in part in any publication, including on the World Wide Web, any material from this collection, the researcher must obtain permission from (1) the owner of the physical property and (2) the holder of the copyright.  Persons wishing to quote from this collection should consult Special Collections Research Center to determine copyright holders for information in this collection.  Reproduction of any item must contain the complete citation to the original.

Technical Access Note: Viewing the negatives may require a light box.

Separated Materials: Katerine Dunham papers.

Preferred Citation: Katherine Dunham Photographic Collection, Special Collections Research Center, Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

Finding Aid Revision History: The original processing and finding aid was created by Special Collections staff on an unknown date.  The finding aid was revised by Matt Gorzalski in December 2012.  The collection number was changed from PH55 to UAPH 07.  Several negatives had been removed or filed into the Negatives Collection, which were located and reincorporated into this collection.  The negatives were also identified at the item level.  Boxes 5 and 6 were added to the content list.  In October 2016 the collection was rehoused and condensed from 18 boxes to 6 boxes.

Other Note: This collection was originally boxes 80-84 in the Katherine Dunham Papers (FP 20-7-F1).


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Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Family - Young Katherine and her mother Fanny June Dunham holding Albert, Jr., circa 1910s-1920sAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Folder 2: Family - Albert Dunham, Sr., Annette Poindexter Dunham, Unidentified, circa 1910s-1920sAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Folder 3: Family - Albert Dunham, Jr., circa 1910s-1920sAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Folder 4: Family - Frances and Kaye Dunham and Michael Catlett, circa 1910s-1920sAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
16 photographs, 2 photocopied articles, and 8 pieces of school work
Folder 5: Family - Miranda and Jessica Pratt, Davis Pratt, circa 1952-1953Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
Folder 6: Poindexters - William Poindexter, Mayme, Hannah, Evelyn, Joseph and Sandra, circa 1920s-1950sAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Folder 7: Family - Carringtons, Mathews, Dillions, Owings, and Barefield Gordon, circa 1920s-1940sAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
50 photographs
Folder 8: Family - Unidentified, circa 1910s-1950sAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Folder 9: Katherine Dunham, Marie-Christine, and John Pratt, circa 1950s-1980sAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Folder 10: Marie-Christine Dunham Pratt, circa 1950s-1990sAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Folder 11: John Pratt, circa 1940s-1980sAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Folder 12: Katherine Dunham and Family with Others in Haiti and Senegal, 1966, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 13: Non-publicity Photographs, circa 1940-1950Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
Folder 14: Non-publicity Photographs, circa 1950-1960Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
Folder 15: Non-publicity Photographs, circa 1960-1970Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
Folder 16: Non-publicity Photographs, undatedAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Folder 17: Non-publicity Photographs - Drawings, Paintings, etc., undatedAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Folder 18: Non-publicity Photographs, 1970s-1980sAdd to your cart.
Folder 19: Non-publicity Photographs, 1980s-1990sAdd to your cart.
Folder 20: Non-publicity Photographs, 1990s-2000sAdd to your cart.
Folder 21: Non-publicity Photographs, 1990s-2000sAdd to your cart.
Folder 22: Non-publicity Photographs, 1990s-2000sAdd to your cart.
Folder 23: Katherine Dunham in Gorée, Senegal, 1965Add to your cart.
Folder 24: Proof Sheets of Katherine Dunham Receiving an Award, 1977Add to your cart.
Folder 25: Katherine Dunham at Unidentified Ceremony, possibly African or Haitian, circa 1980s-1990sAdd to your cart.
Folder 26: Dance in America Photographs, 1980Add to your cart.
Bet Scott
Folder 27: "Eye on St. Louis" Program Slides, 1982Add to your cart.
Folder 28: Dinner to Honor Katherine Dunham at São Paulo BPAO's Residence, 1986 November 12Add to your cart.
Folder 29: Homage to Katherine Dunham by Ballet Stagium, 1986 November 13Add to your cart.
Folder 30: Dance Gallery Concrete Circle Foot Impression Cermony, 1988Add to your cart.
In Beverly Hills.
Folder 31: National Medal of Arts Presentation, White House, 1989Add to your cart.
Folder 32: Katherine Dunham at Stanford University, 1990 May-JuneAdd to your cart.
Folder 33: Photographs Related to Katherine Dunham's Haiti Fast, 1992Add to your cart.
Folder 34: Katherine Dunham Birthday, 1992Add to your cart.
Folder 35: Katherine Dunham at Chicago State University, 1993 June 5Add to your cart.
Folder 36: Katherine Dunham in Bedroom with African Visitor, 1994Add to your cart.
Folder 37: Katherine Dunham at Commencement Ceremonies, 1994-1995, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 38: Social Gathering of Katherine Dunham and African American Boys, 1995Add to your cart.
Folder 39: Katherine Dunham Social Gathering with Friends, circa 1996Add to your cart.
Folder 40: Unidentified Event with Katherine Dunhan, Possibly Birthday, 1999Add to your cart.
Folder 41: Visit to Stephens College, 1999Add to your cart.
Folder 42: Dartmouth College Commencement, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 43: Publicity Photographs, circa 1930-1940Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
Folder 44: Publicity Photographs, Portraits, circa 1940-1950Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
Folder 45: Publicity Photographs, circa 1940-1950Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
Folder 46: Publicity Photographs, circa 1950-1960Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
Box 2Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Publicity Photographs, circa 1960-1970Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
Folder 2: Radio Interviews, circa 1940-1950Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
Folder 3: Performances - Afrique du Nord, 1957Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Performances - Acaraje, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Performances - Ballets de San Juan, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Performances - Washer Woman, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: Performances - Rumba Caricature - Santiago da Cuba, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: Performances - Tango, 1936Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Performances - Fantasie Negre, 1936Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Performances - Vaudeville, L.A., 1940Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Performances - Sarabande to Mme. Christophe, circa 1940Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Performances - Tropics, 1940Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Performances - Cabin in the Sky, 1940Add to your cart.
Folder 14: Performances - Pardon My Sarong, 1940Add to your cart.
Folder 15: Performances - Melanesian Love Ritual Dance, 1942Add to your cart.
Folder 16: Performances - Stormy Weather, 1944Add to your cart.
Folder 17: Performances - Rites de Passage, 1944Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
Folder 18: Performances - Batucada, 1940, 1943, 1957Add to your cart.
Folder 19: Performances - Havana, 1910, 1944Add to your cart.
Folder discovered missing during rehousing project in October 2016.
Folder 20: Performances - L'Ag Ya, 1940, 1944, 1957Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
Folder 21: Performances - La Jazz Hot / Jazz, 1942-1957Add to your cart.
Folder 22: Performances - Barrelhouse -from Tropical Review, 1944, 1957Add to your cart.
Folder 23: Performances - Carib Song, 1945Add to your cart.
Folder 24: Performances - Samba, 1956Add to your cart.
Folder 25: Performances - Choro, 1957Add to your cart.
Folder 26: Performances - Dora, 1957Add to your cart.
Folder 27: Performances - Floyd's Guitar Blues, 1957Add to your cart.
Folder 28: Performances - General, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 29: Performances - General, 1940-1945Add to your cart.
Folder 30: Treemonisha, Atlanta, Georgia, 1972Add to your cart.
Folder 31: Southland Slides, 1993Add to your cart.
Folder 32: Female Dancers - Eusbia Cosme, circa 1946Add to your cart.
Folder 33: Female Dancers - Lucille Ellis, circa 1940sAdd to your cart.
Folder 34: Female Dancers - Delores Harper, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 35: Female Dancers - Lawaune Ingram, 1944Add to your cart.
Folder 36: Female Dancers - Eartha KittAdd to your cart.
Folder discovered missing during a rehousing project in October 2016.
Folder 37: Female Dancers - Carmencita Romero, circa 1940sAdd to your cart.
Folder 38: Female Dancers - Othello Strozier, 1948, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 39: Female Dancers - Camile Yarbrough, 1955, 1958, 1961Add to your cart.
Folder 40: Female Dancers - Others (most unidentified), circa 1940s-1950sAdd to your cart.

33 photographs:

- Margo ? (3 photographs)

- Syvilla Fort (1 photograph)

- Delores Harper (group photograph) (2 photographs)

- Vickie Henderson (2 photographs)

- Lewaune Ingram (1 group photograph)

- Roberta McLaurin (1 photograph)

- Luda Poets (2 photographs)

- Madeline Preston (1 photograph)

- Pearl Reynolds (1 photograph)

- Dorothy Speights (1 photograph)

- Lavinia Williams (1 photograph)

- Unidentified (17 photographs)

Folder 41: Male Dancers - Vanoye Aikens, circa 1940s-1950s, 1990Add to your cart.
Folder 42: Male Dancers - Jean Leon Destine, circa 1940sAdd to your cart.
Folder 43: Male Dancers - Andre Drew, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 44: Male Dancers - Claude Marchant, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 45: Male Dancers - Lenwood Morris, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 46: Male Dancers - Archie Savage, 1962, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 47: Male Dancers - Others (most unidentified photographs), circa 1940s-1950sAdd to your cart.

- Vanoye Aikens (1 group photograph)

- Ricardo Avalos (1 photograph)

- Talley Beatty (1 photograph)

- Wilburt Bradley (1 group photograph)

- Byron Cuttler (1 photograph)

- Walter Davis (1 group photograph)

- Laverne French (2 photographs)

- Eddie Hawkins (1 group photograph)

- Jesse Hawkins (1 group photograph)

- Claude Marchant (1 group photograph)

- Julio Mendez (1 photograph)

- Roger Ohardieno (3 photographs)

- Ural Wilson (group photograph) (2 photographs)

- Unidentified (29 photographs)

- 1 group photograph

Folder 48: Female Talent - Dorothy Brooks, 1955Add to your cart.
Folder 49: Female Talent - Amelia Cunningham, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 50: Female Talent - Mercedes da Silva, 1948, 1950, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 51: Female Talent - Mercedes Gilbert, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 52: Female Talent - Michelle Newton, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 53: Female Talent - Gloria Nover, 1957Add to your cart.
Folder 54: Female Talent - Irma Obermayer, 1953Add to your cart.
Folder 55: Female Talent - Deborah Velazquez, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 56: Female Talent - Others (Small photographs), circa 1940s-1950sAdd to your cart.

- Jeanne Bressler (9 photographs)

- Delores Brown (9 photographs)

- Betty Ann Chavis (3 photographs)

- Claire Delasse (2 photographs)

- Terry Erwin (2 photographs)

- Gilberte Lavoche (1 photograph)

- Rosalie Llorens (3 photographs)

- Marie Madeleine Marcel (2 photographs)

- Colette Meslin (2 photographs)

- Loretta Pauker (1 photograph)

- Dell Pinckney (1 photograph)

- Pearl Prescod (2 photographs)

- Marquerite Ray (1 photograph)

- Astrid Herminia Salazar (4 photographs)

- Alma Sutton (1 photograph)

- Veronica E. Terry (3 photographs)

- Dee Thompson (5 photographs)

- Mercedita Valdes (1 photograph)

- Cleo Faith Walker (1 photograph)

- Valerie Zamar (1 photograph)

- Unidentified (11 photographs)

Folder 57: Female Talent - Others (Large photographs), 1930s-1950sAdd to your cart.

- Annabella ? (1 photograph)

- Lily ? (2 photographs)

- Marian Anderson (1 photograph)

- Pat Benoye (3 photographs)

- Cynthia Bernard (1 photograph)

- Marie Bryant (3 photographs)

- Betty Darva (2 photographs)

- Ruth Dorsey (1 photograph)

- Jean Handzlik (1 photograph)

- Ann Hathaway (4 photographs)

- Elena Hightower (3 photographs)

- Ruby Hill (1 photograph)

- Lollie Lewis (1 photograph)

- Carmen Lockens (1 photograph)

- Mildred Marcus (1 photograph)

- Lea Massari (3 photographs)

- Fujio Matsugi (1 photograph)

- Lucky Paterson (1 photograph)

- The Mack Sisters (1 photograph)

- Sylvia Thompson (1 photograph)

- Juan Toledo (1 photograph)

- Doris White (1 photograph)

- Mary Wimberly (3 photographs)

- Unidentified (16 photographs)

Folder 58: Female Talent, circa 1960s-1990sAdd to your cart.
Folder 59: Male Talent - Russell Evans, circa 1958Add to your cart.
Folder 60: Male Talent - Raphael Gilbert, 1955Add to your cart.
Folder 61: Male Talent - Joseph Long, 1955Add to your cart.
Folder 62: Male Talent - Halten Richard, 1951Add to your cart.
Folder 63: Male Talent - Antonio Rodriques, 1952-1954Add to your cart.
Folder 64: Male Talent - Theodore Tone, Jr., 1955Add to your cart.
Folder 65: Male Talent - Dale Wasserman, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 66: Male Talent - Others (Small photographs), circa 1940s-1950sAdd to your cart.

- Boyesen (1 photograph)

- Ivan de Almeida (3 photographs)

- Pierre Aurel (1 photograph)

- Ramon Castro (1 photograph)

- B. Ray Choudhury (3 photographs)

- Eydee Fortin (2 photographs)

- Lud Germain (1 photograph)

- Leslie Harnley (1 photograph)

- Dave Jampel (4 photographs)

- Albert Laguerre (1 photograph)

- Carid Leslie (2 photographs)

- Frederie Ligel (1 photograph)

- Lucky McKenzie (1 photograph)

- Moses Pickett (1 photograph)

- Jimmy Tan (1 photograph)

- Joseph Thomas (1 photograph)

- Unidentified (16 photographs)

Folder 67: Male Talent - Others (Large photographs photographs), circa 1940s-1950sAdd to your cart.

- Thesley Beverly (3 photographs/6 poses)

- Tip Brewster (1 photograph)

- Mr. C (1 photograph)

- Gerald Dorsainvil (2 photographs)

- Maurice DuPont (1 photograph)

- Julius C. Fields (1 photo/6 poses)

- Ronald Frazier (2 photographs)

- George Garber (1 photograph)

- Leonard Gibson (1 photograph)

- Dwane Johnson (1 photograph)

- Albert H Jones (3 photographs)

- Bobo M'pessa (1 photograph)

- Bertie Pasuka (2 photographs)

- Francisco Pozo (Chino)(1 photograph)

- Prinber (2 photographs)

- Oscar Puente (2 photographs)

- Steve Samuels (1 photograph)

- Edward Small (2 photographs/6 poses)

- John Lee Smyth (2 photographs)

- Leonard Ware (1 photograph)

- Burton Dix Williams [Maurice Salio] (1 photograph)

- Clinton Williams (3 photographs)

- Conrado Wilson (1 photograph)

- Robert Winans (1 photograph)

- Gilberto Valdes (3 photographs)

- Unidentified (9 photographs)

Folder 68: Male Talent, circa 1960s-1990sAdd to your cart.
Folder 69: Group Talent - George Arnold's Rhythm On Ice, 1946Add to your cart.
Folder 70: Group Talent - Hilo Hattie's Revue, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 71: Group Talent - Others, circa 1940s-1950sAdd to your cart.

- Lester L. Dunagin (3 photographs)

- Kris and LLA

- Ivan, Raul, Jr., Sonia, Serjio, Aleck

- Unidentified (17 photographs)

Folder 72: Group Talent, circa 1980s-1990sAdd to your cart.
Folder 73: Celebrities, circa 1930-1940Add to your cart.

- James Weldon Johnson

- Ruth Page

- 1940's (16 photographs)

- Yvonne de Carlo with Katherine Dunham

- Maurice Chevalier with Katherine Dunham

- Belle Richards, Andy Devine and many others with Katherine Dunham

- Lavene French with Katherine Dunham

- Juan Peron and Evita Peron with Katherine Dunham

- Profirio Rubirosa and Dado Rospoli with Katherine Dunham and Dorothy Gray

- "Lone Ranger" Simms with Katherine Dunham

- Virginia Sydnor with Katherine Dunham

- Photos with illegible signatures (4 photographs)

Folder 74: Celebrities, circa 1950-1960Add to your cart.

- Ralph Bunche, Madame Jane Nialle with Katherine Dunham

- Dorothy Gray in Ali Khan's bar

- Cesar Habis, Proprietor Lido Club, Beirut (6 photographs)

- Jennifer Jones with Katherine Dunham (2 photographs)

- Serge Lifor, Rio de Janeiro with Katherine Dunham

- Maharanee, Premier Malaya, Kerola Lumpur

- Silvana Mangano

- J. Paulo

- Ed Sullivan

- Orsen Welles with Katherine Dunham and John Pratt (2 photographs)

- Giovanella Zannoni

- 1960's (29 photographs)

- Edith BelGeddes and Mrs. Schruf at LeClerc

- Brendan Behan (2 photographs and 1 sheet of proofs photographs)

- Julia Belafonte

- Dick Frisell and Moroccans

- Jim Morand [television man] with Katherine Dunham (3 photographs)

- Robert Rossen, Harold Clurman and Katherine Dunham

- Show Magazine's First Inter-American Symposium, Bahamas with note from Robert M. Wood

- Katherine Dunham with young man (?) during filming of "The Bible"

Folder 75: Celebrities, undatedAdd to your cart.

No dates. 20 photographs:

- Al (?) at Copacabana in New York City

- Phil (?) (2 photographs)

- Desi Arnez

- Sid Caesar

- Stuart Cloete

- Julio Ginga, Bobby Pap with Katherine Dunham

- Mlle. Lucien Lemogne, Port au Prince, Haiti

- Gloria Mestre (?)

- Freddie Munnings, owner of Nassau Cat and Fiddle Club with Katherine Dunham

and others (3 photographs)

- Fernard Sterling, Herman (?), and Katherine Dunham - Port au Prince, Haiti

- Terry Swape (?)

- Illegible writing (2 photographs)

Folder 76: Unidentified CelebritiesAdd to your cart.
16 photographs
Folder 77: Caribbean, circa 1930s-1940sAdd to your cart.

a. Katherine Dunham and Friends (32 photographs)

b. Portraits (34 photographs)

c.  Ba Teddy and Cryien (4 photographs)

d.  Hides his face; Type; She has 'come out'

e.  Dancers (9 photographs)

f.  Drummers (10 photographs) Julot at drum, Vauclin (4 photographs)

g.  Costumed figures (3 photographs)

h.  Children (19 photographs)

Folder 78: Caribbean, circa 1930s-1950sAdd to your cart.

i.  School Children (5 photographs)

j.  Children Swimming (6 photographs)

k.  Unidentified People (12 photographs)

l.  Ruins and monuments (19 photographs)

m.  Native huts and villages (11 photographs)

n.  Landscapes and rivers (25 photographs)

o.  Bridge with travelers (17 photographs)

p.  Buildings and resorts (8 photographs)

q.  Ste. Marie (4 photographs); North (3 photographs); Bamboo and fujia in north (4 photographs); Mountain Stream north; From the top of the Maive, Ste. Marie

Folder 79: Caribbean, circa 1930s-1960sAdd to your cart.

r.  Fisherman Grande Riviere; Grand Riviere

s.  Shrine near Lamentin; Shrine (2 photographs)

t.  Near Ajoupa (3 photographs); Indian woman near Ajoupa (3 photographs); Bridge near Ajoupa (2 photographs); Fujia near Ajoupa; Fern detail; Entre Ajoupa and Basse Pointe; Cemetery Basse Pointe

u.  Francois (2 photographs); Market place, Francois

v.  Near Lorrain; Near Morne Rouge; Between Marigot and Lorrain; Marigot (4 photographs); Terrace planting near Lorrain; Terrace planting near Marigot; Lorrain

w.  Between Macoubu and Grande Riviere; Near Macoubu

x.  Near St. Anne; Below St. Anne

y.  Houses (12 photographs)

z.  Flowers (4 photographs); Detail from house decoration (2 photographs); Bamboo organ; Skull on a stick

Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Caribbean, circa 1930s-1950sAdd to your cart.

aa.  Katherine Dunham Travel-General (25 photographs)

bb.  Boat trips (5 photographs)

cc.  Sea Voyage (14 photographs)

dd.  Ceremonies (27 photographs)

ee.  Cockfight (17 photographs)

ff.  Carnival (17 photographs)

gg.  At the cricket game (2 photographs); Feas' Day (4 photographs)

Folder 2: Caribbean - Haiti, circa 1930s-1950sAdd to your cart.
29 strips of 4 prints each
Folder 3: Caribbean - People in native dress and costumes, circa 1930s-1950sAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Caribbean - Children swimming along river, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Caribbean - Dignitaries, circa 1950s-1960sAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Caribbean - LeClerc, circa 1950sAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: Caribbean - Ruins and buildings, Mostly Haiti, circa 1950s-1970sAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: Caribbean - Unidentified places, circa 1940s-1950sAdd to your cart.

4 photographs:

- Huts

- Monuments

- Aerial view of the sea port

Folder 9: Caribbean - Mardi Gras - Port au Prince, Haiti, 1936Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Haitian or African Ritual, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 11: Haiti Scenes, 1993Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Travel - East Berlin, Germany, 1952Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Travel - New Guinea, 1943Add to your cart.
Folder 14: Travel - New Zealand, 1957Add to your cart.
Folder 15: Travel - San Remo, Italy, circa 1960-1970Add to your cart.
Folder 16: Travel - Mexican School Children, circa 1947Add to your cart.
Folder 17: General Travel, 1940s-1950sAdd to your cart.

- Leopard in sled outside house of Maracuta Queen, Recife, Brazil, June 1950.

- Boboli Gardens, Firenze, Italia, April 1949 - Katherine Dunham and others

- Aix-en-Provence, France

- Egypt -Katherine Dunham riding on a camel with  the Pyramids and the Sphinx in the background (1 photograph)

- Grundtvig's Church, Copenhagen

- Niagara Falls (4 photographs)

- Lima, Peru (4 photographs)

- Lourdes, France (3 photographs)

- Unknown (3 photographs)

Folder 18: Teaching at Southern Illinois University, 1960sAdd to your cart.

- Katherine Dunham (9 photographs)

- "Faust" scenery in miniature (6 photographs)

- Theresa Steinruby (3 photographs)

Folder 19: Stockholm School, 1964Add to your cart.
Folder 20: Schools and Practices, circa 1940s-1950sAdd to your cart.
Folder 21: Katherine Dunham Teaching, General, circa 1960s-1970sAdd to your cart.
Folder 22: Dance Workshop at São Paulo City Ballet, 1986 November 12Add to your cart.
Folder 23: Katherine Dunham at Dance Workshop possibly in Peru, circa 1990Add to your cart.
Folder 24: Proof Sheets of Dunham Seminars, 1998Add to your cart.
Folder 25: Dance Workshop and Performance in Atlanta, Georgia by Mark Silberman, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 26: Ludmila Speranzeva, 1937Add to your cart.
Folder 27: Dorothea Freitag, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 28: Fred Alsop, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 29: People - Others, 1935, undatedAdd to your cart.

- (?) [Florence, Italy 1935] (2 photographs)

- Carlo (?) (2 photographs)

- Zelda (?)

- June Cabot

- Elenita Caloto

- Cooke's Red Devils Orchestra

- Marjorie Duran

- Mary Jo, Frank, and Terry Harding

- Henri and Al

- Ernest Rnickozski

- M. Scott or Dorothy Gray (?) (7 photographs)

- Illegible (2 photographs)

Folder 30: George Balanche and cast of Cabin in the Sky, 1940Add to your cart.
Folder 31: Central Harlem Mothers Committee, Mrs. Ora Mobley (President), circa 1960sAdd to your cart.
Folder 32: Harlem Cultural Council Art Festival Planning Group, 1965Add to your cart.
Folder 33: N'Dop Ceremony, Senegal, 1966Add to your cart.
Folder 34: N'Dop Ceremony, Senegal, 1966Add to your cart.
Folder 35: Senegal Ambassador Visit to Katherine Dunham (Andre Jean Coulbery?), 1978Add to your cart.
Folder 36: Katherine Dunham with Foreign Visitors, Possibly Jean-Claude Duvalier, circa 1980Add to your cart.
Folder 37: Unidentified People, 1990sAdd to your cart.
Folder 38: Louis Farrakhan visits Katherine Dunham Museum, circa 1990sAdd to your cart.
Folder 39: Vanoye Aikens in his Los Angeles Home, circa 1990sAdd to your cart.
Folder 40: Unidentified People, 1995Add to your cart.
Folder 41: National Museum of Dance, 1995Add to your cart.
Folder 42: Art in the Katherine Dunham Museum, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 43: Katherine Dunham Museum Exterior, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 44: Land and houses for possible purchase in California?, circa 1948Add to your cart.
Folder 45: Miscellaneous Places, undatedAdd to your cart.

4 photographs. Photographs that were with the Pratt children photographs:

- Oceanside, California (3 photographs)

- The Monastery, Carmel, California

- Lisbon, Portugal

- Stockholm, Sweden

- Taillevent (2 photographs)

Folder 46: Horses - Bahiana and Boxthorn, circa 1940-1950Add to your cart.
Folder 47: "Nanette" sailing ship, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 48: Miscellaneous, undatedAdd to your cart.

Dogs - Baby Doll Pratt, Sniggies, and Hinkelheim

Picture of Old Radio with Picture of Katherine Dunham on top

Photographs of hands after Leaving Tonius, Italy

Folder 49: Digital Photos from Marie-Christine Dunham PrattAdd to your cart.

Miami, February 2004

Ms. Dunham in her Nineties

Folder 50: War Photographs - From a Member of the Troupe, 1940sAdd to your cart.
Folder 51: Unidentified People and Dancers, circa 1940s-1960sAdd to your cart.
Folder 52: Unidentified Locations, circa 1940s-1960sAdd to your cart.
Folder 53: Objects - Furniture, Statues, Figurines, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 54: Dogs, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 55: Negatives N3-1732 to N3-1762Add to your cart.
Item N3 1732: Vaudeville, LAAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1733: "Rite de Pasage"Add to your cart.
Item N3 1734: Unidentified Dance PerformanceAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1735: "Batucada" DanceAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1736: "Batucada" DanceAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1737: Unidentified Dance PerformanceAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1738: Unidentified Dance PerformanceAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1739: "La Jazz Hot"Add to your cart.
Item N3 1740: "La Jazz Hot"Add to your cart.
Item N3 1741: Publicity, 1930sAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1742: "Fantasie Negre"Add to your cart.
Item N3 1743: "Fantasie Negre"Add to your cart.
Item N3 1744: "La Jazz Hot" (Laying on a Piano)Add to your cart.
Item N3 1745: "L'Ag'Ya"Add to your cart.
Item N3 1746: "Batucada"Add to your cart.
Item N3 1747: "Barrelhouse"Add to your cart.
Item N3 1748: "Barrellhouse" with Roger OhardienoAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1749: "Tropics"Add to your cart.
Katherine Dunham with a cigar.
Item N3 1750: Publicity, 1940sAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1751: Detroit Layfayette Theater Dressing RoomAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1752: "Tango"Add to your cart.
Item N3 1753: Katherine Dunham and John PrattAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1754: Katherin Dunham and Marie ChristineAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1755: Lucille Ellis and Claude MarchantAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1756: Ludmila SperanzevaAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1757: Katherine Dunham and Elie Lescot, President of HaitiAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1758: Teaching at Southern Illinois University, Katherine Dunham and a Male StudentAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1759: Four Girls Posing in Dance CostumesAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1760: Katherine Dunham in Haiti, 1935Add to your cart.
Cecil, Doc, Fred Alsop
Item N3 1761: Katherine Dunham at Makeup Table with John PrattAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1762: John Pratt and Marie Christine, 1958Add to your cart.
Folder 56: Negatives N3-1763 to N3-1789Add to your cart.
Item N3 1763: TravelAdd to your cart.
Niagra Falls [?]
Item N3 1764: Katherine Dunham in CostumeAdd to your cart.
Colore negative.
Item N3 1765: Male and Female Dancers in "Rumba Caricature"Add to your cart.
Color negative.
Item N3 1766: Male and Female Dancers in "Rumba Caricature"Add to your cart.
Color negative.
Item N3 1767: "Tropics"Add to your cart.
Katherine Dunham in costume with a bird cage on her head and holding a cigar.  Color negative.
Item N3 1768: "Tropics"Add to your cart.
Katherine Dunham in costume with a bird cage on her head and holding a cigar.  John Pratt is holding the bird cage.  Color negative.
Item N3 1769: "Tropics"Add to your cart.
Katherine Dunham doing a leg kick.  Color negative.
Item N3 1770: "Tropics"Add to your cart.
Katherine Dunham doing a leg kick.  Color negative.
Item N3 1771: "Tropics"Add to your cart.
Katherine Dunham doing a leg kick.  Color negative.
Item N3 1772: Male and Female Dancers in CostumeAdd to your cart.
Color negative.
Item N3 1773: Male and Female Dancer in CostumeAdd to your cart.
Color negative.
Item N3 1774: Katherine Dunham in Blue Dance CostumeAdd to your cart.
Color negative.
Item N3 1775: Katherine Dunham in Blue Dance CostumeAdd to your cart.
Color negative.
Item N3 1776: Katherine Dunham in Blue Dance ConstumeAdd to your cart.
Color negative.
Item N3 1777: Unknown WomanAdd to your cart.
Color negative.
Item N3 1778: Unknown WomanAdd to your cart.
Color negative.
Item N3 1779: Unknown Male DancerAdd to your cart.
Color negative.
Item N3 1780: Katherine Dunham Portrain in "Tropics" CostumeAdd to your cart.
Color 35mm slide.
Item N3 1781: Women's JewelryAdd to your cart.
Color negative.
Item N3 1782: Unknown FemaleAdd to your cart.
M. Scott?
Item N3 1783: Travel - EgyptAdd to your cart.
Katherine Dunham riding a camel with the Pyramids and Sphinx in the background.
Item N3 1784: Unknown Woman Standing on a PatioAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1785: Katherine Dunham and Two Male FriendsAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1786: Katherine Dunham and FriendsAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1787: Katherine Dunham and FriendsAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1788: Katherine Dunham and Friends - Three MalesAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1789: Unknown MaleAdd to your cart.
Box 4Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Negatives N3-1790 to N3-1808Add to your cart.
Item N3 1790: Three MenAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1791: Katherine DunhamAdd to your cart.
Four negatives.
Item N3 1792: Katherine Dunham and FriendsAdd to your cart.
Fourteen negatives.
Item N3 1793: Katherine Dunham and FriendsAdd to your cart.
Four negatives.
Item N3 1794: PortraitsAdd to your cart.
Fifteen negatives.
Item N3 1795: PortraitsAdd to your cart.
Eight negatives.
Item N3 1796: BaTeddy and CryeenAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1797: DancersAdd to your cart.
Fourteen negatives.
Item N3 1798: Drummers Among a CrowdAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1799: Costumed FiguresAdd to your cart.
Three negatives.
Item N3 1800: ChildrenAdd to your cart.
Fourteen negatives.
Item N3 1801: Schools and School ChildrenAdd to your cart.
Five negatives.
Item N3 1802: Children SwimmingAdd to your cart.
Six negatives.
Item N3 1803: Unidentified PeopleAdd to your cart.
Five negatives.
Item N3 1804: Ruins and Monuments (Landmarks)Add to your cart.
Eighteen negatives.
Item N3 1805: Native Huts and VilliagesAdd to your cart.
Likely in Haiti.  Eleven negatives.
Item N3 1806: Landscapes and RiversAdd to your cart.
Fifteen negatives.
Item N3 1807: Landscapes, rivers, and FountainAdd to your cart.
Six negatives.
Item N3 1808: Bridges and TravelersAdd to your cart.
Seventeen negatives.
Folder 2: N3-1809 to N3-1830Add to your cart.
Item N3 1809: Resorts and BuildingsAdd to your cart.
Eight negatives.
Item N3 1810: Houses - ResidenceAdd to your cart.
Two negatives.
Item N3 1811: Flowers, House Detail, Skull on a StickAdd to your cart.
Four negatives.
Item N3 1812: TravelAdd to your cart.
Three negatives.
Item N3 1813: Boat TripsAdd to your cart.
Five negatives.
Item N3 1814: Sea VoyageAdd to your cart.
Two negatives.
Item N3 1815: CeremoniesAdd to your cart.
Eighteen negatives.
Item N3 1816: CockfightAdd to your cart.
Nine negatives.
Item N3 1817: CarnivalAdd to your cart.
Seventeen negatives.
Item N3 1818: "Feas' Day" and "At the Cricket Game"Add to your cart.
Three negatives.
Item N3 1819: Shrine and OfferingAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1820: LeclercAdd to your cart.
Habitation Leclerc, Dunham's private retreat in Haiti.
Item N3 1821: LeClercAdd to your cart.
Three negatives.
Item N3 1822: Boat TripAdd to your cart.
Eight negatives.
Item N3 1823: Unidentified People and LocationsAdd to your cart.
Thirteen negatives.
Item N3 1824: Unidentified PeopleAdd to your cart.
Twenty-four negatives.
Item N3 1825: Marie Christine at Leclerc, HaitiAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1826: John Pratt at Leclerc, HaitiAdd to your cart.
Two negatives.
Item N3 1827: Fred AlsopAdd to your cart.
Five negatives.
Item N3 1828: Johnny Mathroe [?]Add to your cart.
Negatives made by Merrill D. Matthews of the Buffalo Evening News for the Charter House.
Item N3 1829: Interior of a House and View of a CityAdd to your cart.
Forty negatives.  Malaya, Malaga [?]
Item N3 1830: Movie FilmAdd to your cart.
These nitrate negatives are stored in the McLafferty freezer.
Folder 3: Negatives N4-00020 to N4-0057Add to your cart.
Item N4 00020: Katherine Dunham on a Piano in "Le Jazz Hot", circa 1940Add to your cart.
Item N4 00021: Katherin Dunham with Dancers On-stageAdd to your cart.
Item N4 00033: Katherine Dunham - Drawing by BiddleAdd to your cart.
Item N4 00034: "Barrellhouse"Add to your cart.
Item N4 00035: "Tropics"Add to your cart.
Publicity photograph with cigar in mouth.
Item N4 00036: "Tropics"Add to your cart.
Publicity photograph with bird cage on head.
Item N4 00037: "Tropics"Add to your cart.
Publicity photograph "Tropics" dancing.
Item N4 00038: Publicity PhotographAdd to your cart.
Item N4 00039: Publicity Photograph, 1940sAdd to your cart.
Item N4 00040: Publicity PhotographAdd to your cart.
Item N4 00041: Publicity PhotographAdd to your cart.
Item N4 00042: Publicity Photograph, 1940sAdd to your cart.
Item N4 00043: Publicity Portrait with Feathers on Hat, 1940sAdd to your cart.
Item N4 00044: Publicity Portrait with Net on Hair, 1930sAdd to your cart.
Item N4 00045: Publicity Photograph, 1940sAdd to your cart.
Item N4 00046: Publicity Photograph, 1940sAdd to your cart.
Item N4 00047: Publicity Photograph, 1930sAdd to your cart.
Item N4 00048: Publicity Photograph - Katherine Dunham in a Large Straw HatAdd to your cart.
Item N4 00049: Publicity Photograph - Katherine Dunham in a Large Straw Hat, 1930sAdd to your cart.
Item N4 00050: Publicity Photograph, 1930sAdd to your cart.
Item N4 00051: Publicity Photograph, 1930sAdd to your cart.
Katherine Dunham holding a cigar.
Item N4 00052: Katherine Dunham Dance PerformanceAdd to your cart.
Item N4 00053: Unknown Dance Performance - Women with BasketsAdd to your cart.
Item N4 00054: Performance of L'Ag'YaAdd to your cart.
Item N4 00055: Perfomance of L'Ag'YaAdd to your cart.
Item N4 00056: Performance of L'Ag'YaAdd to your cart.
Item N4 00057: Publicity Photograph, 1950sAdd to your cart.
Katherine Dunham wearing a large feathered headpiece.
Folder 4: NegativesAdd to your cart.
Item N2 00023: Costume Design SketchAdd to your cart.
Item N2 000278: Katherine Dunham in Dance CostumeAdd to your cart.
Item N3 00357: Katherine Dunham Portrait, circa 1926Add to your cart.
Item N3 00358: Katherine Dunham Home, Leclerc, circa 1958Add to your cart.
Item N3 00359: Katherine Dunham Portrait, circa 1940Add to your cart.
Item N3 00360: "Death" Rites de Passage, Paris, 1951 NovemberAdd to your cart.
Item N3 00361: "Stormy Weather"Add to your cart.
With T. Hane, Bill Robinson, Cab Callaway and his band, Katherine Dunham and her troupe
Item N3 00362: Tango, circa 1935Add to your cart.
Item N3 00363: Katherine Dunham in Costume, Paris, 1960Add to your cart.
Item N3 00364: Katherine Dunham, John Pratt, and Daughter, 1951Add to your cart.
Item N3 00365: Katherine Dunham Students [?], circa 1938Add to your cart.
Item N3 00366: Barrel House, circa 1957Add to your cart.
Item N3 1301: Katherine Dunham Publicity Posters, circa 1938Add to your cart.
Item N3 1302: Katherine Dunham Publicity Photograph "Stop Bilboism", circa 1940Add to your cart.
Item N3 1303: Katherine Dunham Portrait in Large Hat, circa 1938Add to your cart.
Item N3 1304: Katherine Dunham, Jennifer Jones, and DavidAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1305: Katherine Dunham at Southern Illinois University, 1965Add to your cart.
Item N3 1306: Katherine Dunham Publicity Dance Pose, circa 1940Add to your cart.
Item N3 1307: Katherine Dunham with Orson Wells, 1950Add to your cart.
Item N3 1308: Katherine Dunham Publicity PoseAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1309: Katherine Dunham, Porfirio Ruberosa, Dorothy Gray, Dad Rospali, in Hotel Reforma Mexico, 1949Add to your cart.
Item N3 1310: Katherine Dunham Reading a Book, 1943 MarchAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1311: Katherine Dunham and Dance Company (from brochure)Add to your cart.
Item N3 1513: Katherine Dunham in Hollywood, 1942Add to your cart.
Item N3 1514: Katherine Dunham Publicity PhotographAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1515: Vanoye Aikens, Sherman Hotel, Chicago, 1941Add to your cart.
Item N3 1534: Katherine Dunham Portrait, circa 1940Add to your cart.
Item N3 1535: Katherine Dunham Posing with Dancer, circa 1943Add to your cart.
Item N3 1536: Albert Dunham High School PortraitAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1537: Albert Dunham Portrait with GlassesAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1538: Albert Dunham Portrait "To Mother"Add to your cart.
Item N3 1539: Albert Dunham Portrait "Your Son"Add to your cart.
Item N3 1541: Annette Dunham (Katherine Dunham's stepmother)Add to your cart.
Item N3 1582: Katherine Dunham's Daughter with BalloonsAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1583: Katherine Dunham in Dressing Room, Australia, 1957Add to your cart.
Item N3 1584: Katherine Dunham with Dancers on StageAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1592: Possibly Katherine Dunham's Father as a Young ManAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1900: Katherine Dunham in PerformanceAdd to your cart.
Item N3 2225: Katherine Dunham Dancing on a Television Studio Set for BroadcastAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1893: Katherine Dunham Portrait, circa 1950Add to your cart.
Item N3 1894: Katherine Dunham Portrait, circa 1960Add to your cart.
Item N3 2442: Ludmila SperanzevaAdd to your cart.
Item N3 1895: Katherine Dunham Portrait, circa 1940Add to your cart.
Item N3 1896: Katherine Dunham and John Pratt, circa 1950Add to your cart.
Item N3 1897: Katherine Dunham and Marie-Christine, California, 1955Add to your cart.
Item N3 1898: Metropolitan Ballet, Katherine Dunham and Alicia Narcova, 1963Add to your cart.
Item N3 1899: Katherine Dunham in PerformanceAdd to your cart.
Item N3 2226: Katherine Dunham with John Pratt and Marie-ChristineAdd to your cart.
Item N3 2227: Eartha Kitt and Other DancersAdd to your cart.
Item N3 2228: Dunham's Leclerc HomeAdd to your cart.
Item N3 2229: Dunham's Leclerc Home FountainAdd to your cart.
Item N3 2230: Dunham's Leclerc HomeAdd to your cart.
Item N3 2437: Scrapbook - Island in Caribbean, Katherine Dunham Drinking from CoconutAdd to your cart.
Item N3 2438: Katherine Dunham PortraitAdd to your cart.
Item N3 2439: Cabin in the SkyAdd to your cart.
Item N3 2440: Group Photograph, unidentifiedAdd to your cart.
Item N3 2441: Unidentified Female DancerAdd to your cart.
Item N3 2443: Miscellaneous PeopleAdd to your cart.
Item N3 2444: Katherine Dunham Costume Pose, circa 1930sAdd to your cart.
Item N3 2445: Fred AlsopAdd to your cart.
Item N3 2446: Unidentified Woman, 1936 March 29Add to your cart.
Box 5Add to your cart.
Volume 1: Photograph Index Binder, Book 1, Boxes 1-3: Family and Non-publicity PhotographsAdd to your cart.
Volume 2: Photograph Index Binder, Book 2, Boxes 4-5, Publicity and PerformancesAdd to your cart.
Volume 3: Photograph Index Binder, Book 3, Boxes 6-8, Female and Male Dancers, Female TalentAdd to your cart.
Box 6Add to your cart.
Volume 1: Photograph Index Binder, Book 4, Boxes 9-11, Male Talent, Celebrities, Haiti and CarribbeanAdd to your cart.
Volume 2: Photograph Index Binder, Book 5, Boxes 12-15, Travel, Schools, Southern Illinois University, MiscellaneousAdd to your cart.
Box 7Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Oversize Katherine Dunham photographs, circa 1940s, 1990s, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Oversize Vanoye Aikens photographs, circa 1940sAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Oversize Lenwood Morris photographs, circa 1940sAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Oversize Lucille Ellis photographs, circa 1940sAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Oversize Delores Harper photographs, circa 1940sAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Oversize Othello Strozier photographs, circa 1940sAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: Oversize Male and Female Talent, circa 1940s-1960sAdd to your cart.
Map Case 14Add to your cart.
Map Case Drawer 2Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Katherine Dunham in a 1920s-era Automobile, circa 1940sAdd to your cart.
In Map Case Room: Case 14, Drawer 4, Folder 2.

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