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Hattie McDaniel participating in an Academy Awards broadcast, Mar. 13, 1947, Los Angeles

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Title:Hattie McDaniel participating in an Academy Awards broadcast, Mar. 13, 1947, Los Angeles
Date:1947 Mar. 13
Description:

Photograph of actress Hattie McDaniel, center, participating in a radio broadcast of the Academy Awards on March 13, 1947. The other participants are actor Wonderful Smith, left, and commentator Frances Scully, right. The show was broadcast over ABC radio. McDaniel stands in front of a microphone with the letters "ABC" printed on it. McDaniel was the first African-American actress to win an Academy Award, receiving an award for portraying Mammy in the 1939 film, "Gone with the Wind."

Local identification number: scl-m0183

Local identification number: scl-mss064-0183~1; scl-mss064-0183~2

Types:Photographs | StillImage
Subjects:Wonderful Smith | Scully, Frances | McDaniel, Hattie, 1895-1952 | Motion picture actors and actresses--California--Los Angeles | African American actresses--California--Los Angeles | Academy Awards (Motion pictures) | African American actors--California--Los Angeles | United States, California, Los Angeles County, Los Angeles, 34.0522342, -118.2436849
Collection:Charlotta Bass / California Eagle Photograph Collection
Institution:University of Southern California Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern California. Library | Southern California Library for Social Studies and Research
Original Material:

scl-m0000

Charlotta Bass / California Eagle Photograph Collection, 1880-1986

University of Southern California. Libraries

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