Portrait of Aida Overton Walker

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Title

Portrait of Aida Overton Walker

Subject

This photograph of Aida Overton Walker, originally printed in the Chicago Whip, was cut out and pasted by James Weldon Johnson into one of his many scrapbooks. It is accompanied by the caption: "GREATEST OF ALL, say oldtimers of Ada Overton-Walker, world renown actress [sic]. We thought you might appreciate a glimpse of the star as she appeared in the heyday of her career."

Creator

Photographer unknown

Source

JWJ MSS 49, Box 137, Folder 1150
Yale Collection of American Literature, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Publisher

Chicago Whip

Date

August 10th, 1929

Format

Visual Material

Type

Still Image

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Original Format

Photograph