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Lillian Evanti

Object Details

Sommariva, Emilio, Photographer, 1883-1956
Scope and Contents
Lillian Evanti wears costume for operatic role of Violetta in La Traviata Act II.
1 Photographic print (6 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches)
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Portraits -- African American women
African American singers
African American composers
African American entertainers -- 20th century
Collection Rights
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation
Evans-Tibbs collection, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of the Estate of Thurlow E. Tibbs, Jr.
ACMA.06-016, Item PH2003.7063.037
Lillian Evanti
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