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    Two Cabinet Card Portraits of Black Singing Groups, Including a Photo of the Jubilee Singers, One of the Better Singing Groups to be Sponsored by a Black University The Jubilee Singers, from Fisk University of Nashville, Tennessee, were one of the most famous of the day. Many of the performers were, in fact, former slaves. Together with a cabinet card featuring the University Singers of New Orleans, another African American singing group. Titled label on the left side with the right side noting, "In Aid of Colored Orphan's Home, of Louisiana." Both items with photographer's imprint on verso. A great pair!

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2005
    22nd-23rd Wednesday-Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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