Category: 1939

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Georgette Harvey, Ethel Waters and Fredi Washington on set of the Broadway play “Mamba’s Daughters”

at the Empire Theatre, 1939.

Publicity photos for “The Wizard Of Oz” (1939)

Helen Bennett, Muriel Maxwell, and Bettina Bolegard, Vogue, November 1st 1939, photo by Horst P. Horst

Anna May Wong photographed by Carl Van Vechten on April 25, 1939.    

Langston Hughes photographed by Carl Van Vechten on March 8, 1939.     

Norma Shearer, Joan Crawford and Rosalind Russell publicity photos for The Women (1939)

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Anna May Wong having her nails done, 1939

Georgette Harvey, Ethel Waters and Fredi Washington on set of the Broadway play “Mamba’s Daughters”

at the Empire Theatre, 1939.

Billie Holiday poses for studio portraits in 1939

Josephine Baker performing at the Casino of Paris, December 1939. 

Photos by Boris Lipnitzky