Eva Jessye Collection: 1927-1992 (bulk 1935-1980)
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Subject Terms

This collection is indexed under the following headings in the finding aid database and catalog of The Bentley Historical Library/University of Michigan. Researchers desiring additional information about related topics should search the catalog using these headings.


  • African American composers.
  • African American theater.
  • African American women musicians.
  • African Americans -- Music.
  • Conductors (Music) -- United States.
  • Spirituals (Songs)
  • Women musicians.
  • Actors.
  • Actresses.
  • African American actors.
  • African American actresses.
  • African American theater.
  • African American women musicians.
  • African Americans -- Composers.
  • African Americans -- Music.
  • African Americans -- Music.
  • African Americans -- Women.
  • Composers.
  • Musicians -- United States.
  • Theatrical productions -- United States.
  • Photographs.
  • Gershwin, George, 1898-1937 -- Porgy and Bess.
  • Jessye, Eva, 1895-1992.
  • Gershwin, George, 1898-1937 -- Porgy and Bess.
  • Jessye, Eva, 1895-1992.