Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 293 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Alice Brady (born Mary Rose Brady, November 2, 1892 – October 28, 1939) was an American actress who began her career in the silent film era and survived the transition into talkies. Her films include My Man Godfrey (1936) and In Old Chicago (1937) for which she won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.In 1960, Brady was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6201 Hollywood Blvd. for her contribution to motion pictures, making her one of fewer than a hundred...
Overview Alicia Markova (12-1-1910 to 12-2-2004) English ballerina, director and teacher of classical ballet; founder of American Ballet Co.
Overview Amelita Galli-Curci (11-18-1882 to 11-26-1963) Italian coloratura soprano, one of the most popular of the 20th century; toured in Europe and South America.
Overview Anne Brown (8-9-1912 to 3-13-2009) created the role of Bess in original production of opera Porgy and Bess.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1920- 1948