• Dunham Company at Apollo Theater

    Katherine Dunham Company

    Katherine Dunham and Company performing at the Apollo Theater in Harlem, New York. This film is labeled as depicting “Afrique” and “Nanigo.” The film has no audio.

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  • Dunham Company at Apollo Theater

    Katherine Dunham Company

    Katherine Dunham and Company performing at the Apollo Theater in Harlem, New York. This film is labeled as depicting “Rhumba-Trio,” “Beg-Nanigo,” and “Los-indios.”

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  • Katherine Dunham Miscellaneous Home Movies

    unidentified

    This film is likely the combination of two film reels of friends and colleagues in Haiti circa 1932-1936. The following description is associated with the two film reels: "Mary-Clare on horse at Baile…

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  • Old Main Fire Footage

    Horstmann, Thomas

    A short film of aerial footage of the Old Main fire at Southern Illinois University Carbondale. It was created by SIUC student Thomas Horstmann using a Bell & Howell camera and 8mm film.

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  • Mardi Gras Parade in Haiti

    unidentified

    A Mardi Gras parade in Haiti. The description associated with this film includes "Mardi Gras - Dancing at Pont Beudet - Stanley Reser beating drum - Boys doing scissors dance." This is possibly amateu…

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  • Dunham Company at Apollo Theater

    Katherine Dunham Company

    Katherine Dunham and Company performing at the Apollo Theater in Harlem, New York. This film is labeled as depicting “Shango-Beg” and “Floyd’s Guitar Blues.” The film has no audio.

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  • Dunham Company at Apollo Theater

    Katherine Dunham Company

    Katherine Dunham and Company performing at the Apollo Theater in Harlem, New York. This film is labeled as depicting “Bel-Congo,” “Shango,” and “Anabaco.” The film has no audio.

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  • Man Dancing with Bench

    unidentified

    A male dancer performing a dance and using a bench as a prop. The dancer is possibly a friend of Katherine Dunham. This film has no audio.

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  • Untitled (Mexico vs. Nazis cartoon)

    Arias Bernal, Antonio, 1914-1960

    World War II poster with illustrated caricatures of Hitler and three Nazi generals bumping into a much larger caricature of a Mexican man, rolling up his sleeves. A map with Mexico and South America i…

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  • Delta Queen Calliope

    Delta Queen (Steamboat)

    A recording of the calliope on the Delta Queen steamboat as it left Cairo, Illinois on October 29, 1961.

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  • Katherine Dunham Home Movies

    unidentified

    A film depicting various people and places, likely in Haiti, and possibly created by Katherine Dunham during her Haitian studies in the mid-1930s. The film is labeled: “Ace on Wall; Eric Stewart; Smit…

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  • Katherine Dunham Home Movies

    unidentified

    A film depicting various people and places, likely in Haiti, and possibly created by Katherine Dunham during her Haitian studies in the mid-1930s. The film is labeled: “"Mary-Clare on horse at Bailey'…

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