Image ID
DN-0088828
Headline
WMAQ radio actors, Charles J. Correll and Freeman Gosden of Amos 'n Andy, wearing blackface and costumes standing behind an iron gate in a building
Date Depicted
1929
Date Created
1929
Creator
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
glass negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2013, all rights reserved
Credit Line
DN-0088828, Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Inventory Number
1960.784
Storage Location
Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Acquisition Source
Gift of Field Enterprises, Inc.
Max Pixels - Height
2354
Max Pixels - Width
2927
KEYWORDS
C_0390_DVD
Chicago (Ill.)
1960.784
Correll, Charles J., 1890-1972
Gosden, Freeman F., 1899-
WMAQ (Radio station : Chicago, Ill.)
630: Amos 'n' Andy (Radio program)
African Americans in radio broadcasting
1920-1929
Blackface entertainers
United States
Radio programs
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
Illinois
Chicago
wmaq radio actors charles j correll and freeman gosden of amos n andy wearing blackface and costumes standing behind an iron gate in a building

Informal three-quarter 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, standing behind an iron gate in a building in Chicago, Illinois.

Informal three-quarter 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, standing behind an iron gate in a building in Chicago, Illinois.