Category: 1940s music

Ella Fitzgerald photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1940. 

Billie Holiday photographed by Carl Van Vechten on March 23, 1949.

Adam Clayton Powell Jr. and Hazel Scott on their wedding day in Harlem on August 1, 1945.

Billie Holiday photographed by Carl Van Vechten with her dog Mister, 1949.