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Handy, W. C. (William Christopher), 1873-1958


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Papers of Shirley Graham Du Bois, 1865-1998 (inclusive), 1905-1975 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 476
Overview: Papers of Shirley Graham Du Bois, African American writer, playwright, composer, biographer, teacher, civil rights and left-wing activist.

W.C. Handy, half-length portrait, sitting with left hand on book, Red Drumming in the Sun by May Lewis, 1940

photoDescriptionUnit — Box: HUM 2.85 Box 1, Box: Folder 16Identifier: HUM 2, HUM 2.85, HUM 2.85 (113)
Description: Studio portrait. Inscribed on front: To my dear friend Col. Roscoe C. Simmons, who discovered something in Blues. W.C. Handy, 2/29/1940.