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3 African-American Women Artists in Paris: http://vimeo.com/61378308

3 African-American Women Artists in Paris: http://vimeo.com/61378308

legendary Parisian saloonkeeper American ex-pat Bricktop—born Ada Smith

To Bricktop, on Her Belated Birthday

legendary Parisian saloonkeeper American ex-pat Bricktop—born Ada Smith

Miss Ada Beatrice Queen Victoria Louise Smith, aka Bricktop.

Another Pip night spot. It was owned by a black woman; Miss Ada Beatrice Queen Victoria Louise Smith, aka Bricktop.

"He was my cream, and I was his coffee - And when you poured us together, it was something". -Dancer & singer Josephine Baker (1906–1975)

Josephine Baker (June 1906 – April was an African-American dancer, singer, and actress who found fame in her adopted homeland of France. She was given such nicknames as the “Bronze Venus”, the “Black Pearl”, and the “Créole Goddess”.

Josephine Baker - by Murray Korman

Josephine Baker (June 1906 – April was an American-born French dancer, singer, and actress. Born Freda Josephine McDonald in St. Louis, Missouri, she became a citizen of France in Fluent in both English and French.

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Fotos Antiguas en B/N (III) - Página 7

Fotos Antiguas en B/N (III) - Página 7

The West End Inn (right), Fareham.

The West End Inn (right), Fareham.

vintage everyday: Amazing Black and White Photographs of Jewish Life from the 1930s

Roman Vishniac - Jewish Life in Eastern Europe, ca. Traveling salesmen returning home for the Sabbath, Mukacevo.