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Description Bessie Smith
creator QS:P170,Q312851
institution QS:P195,Q131454
Prints and Photographs Division, Van Vechten Collection, reproduction number LC-USZ62-117880 (digital file from original photo).
Source Van Vechten Collection at Library of Congress
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Public domain This work is from the Carl Van Vechten Photographs collection at the Library of Congress. According to the library, there are no known copyright restrictions on the use of this work.
As the restrictions on this collection expired in 1986, the Library of Congress believes this image is in the public domain. However, the Carl Van Vechten estate has asked that use of Van Vechten's photographs "preserve the integrity" of his work, i.e, that photographs not be colorized or cropped, and that proper credit is given to the photographer.

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current05:33, 27 January 2012Thumbnail for version as of 05:33, 27 January 20122,552 × 3,415 (1.17 MB)Materialscientist{{Information |Description ={{en|1=Bessie Smith (April 15, 1894 – September 26, 1937), an American blues singer.}} |Source = |Author =Carl Van Vechten |Date =February 3, 193
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