The Blues, Black Vaudeville, and the Silver Screen, 1912-1930s


Subject:
U.S. History By Place , Black Resources , Georgia , Music & Dance , Blacks in Movies, Radio, & Television

Description:
This "online collection consists of selected correspondence, financial records, contracts, and advertising materials" relating to the Douglass Theatre in Macon, Georgia, historically "a preeminent entertainment venue for African American Georgians outside of Atlanta" that featured legendary blues performers, vaudeville acts, and silent films. Browse by title, subject, and other factors. Includes an essay on the theater, a related finding aid, suggested readings, and a list of related archival materials. From the Digital Library of Georgia.

Publisher:
Digital Library of Georgia

Language:
English

Source:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/douglass/


PID= res:lii-25236