Image ID
DN-0088834
Headline
WMAQ radio actors, Charles J. Correll and Freeman Gosden of Amos 'n Andy, wearing blackface and costumes, standing and sitting while fishing in a body of water, dark exposure
Date Depicted
1929
Date Created
1929
Creator
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
glass negatives
Copyright Notice
© Sun-Times Media, LLC. All rights reserved.
Credit Line
DN-0088834, Chicago Sun-Times/Chicago Daily News collection, Chicago History Museum
Inventory Number
1960.784
Storage Location
Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Horizon Bib. No.
134872
Max Pixels - Height
403
Max Pixels - Width
495
KEYWORDS
Correll, Charles J.,--1890-1972
Gosden, Freeman F.,--1899-
WMAQ (Radio station : Chicago, Ill.)

Amos 'n' Andy (Radio program)
African Americans in radio broadcasting--1920-1929.
Blackface entertainers--United States--Photographs.
Radio programs--Illinois--Chicago--1920-1929.--lctgm
Chicago (Ill.)--1920-1929.
Dry plate negatives.--gmgpc
Gelatin dry plate negatives.--aat


United StatesIllinoisCook CountyChicago.
wmaq radio actors charles j correll and freeman gosden of amos n andy wearing blackface and costumes standing and sitting while fishing in a body of water dark exposure

Informal full-length portrait of Charles J. Correll of Chicago Daily News radio station WMAQ, and Freeman Gosden, lead actors in the radio program "Amos 'n Andy," portraying African Americans, wearing blackface and costumes, holding fishing poles and fishing in a body of water in Chicago, Illinois, dark exposure. One of the men is standing, and one is sitting.

Informal full-length portrait of Charles J. Correll of Chicago Daily News radio station WMAQ, and Freeman Gosden, lead actors in the radio program "Amos 'n Andy," portraying African Americans, wearing blackface and costumes, holding fishing poles and fishing in a body of water in Chicago, Illinois, dark exposure. One of the men is standing, and one is sitting.