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Pearl Bailey and husband
Carmen De Lavallade and husband Geoffrey Holder, 1955. Photo: Carl Van Vechten.
DANCE: Carmen De Lavallade with husband Geoffrey Holder in 1955 (photo by Carl Van Vechten)
Pearl Bailey by Carl Van Vechten
Pearl Bailey, 1940s (The AMAZING Photos of Carl Van Vechten)
Pearl Bailey photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1946
James Baldwin, novelist, photographed by Carl van Vechten
Lena Horne, 1941 - by Carl Van Vechten
Billie Holiday Photo by Carl Van Vechten
Pearl Bailey & husband jazz drummer Louis Bellson were married 38 years. Reportedly fell in love while sharing a cab.
Joyce Bryant by Carl van Vechten, 1953