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Pearl Bailey and husband
Saw her in a club once - she was great! (looks like Queen Latifah, yes?)Pearl Bailey, 1940s
Carmen De Lavallade and husband Geoffrey Holder, 1955. Photo: Carl Van Vechten.
Pearl Bailey::Carl Van Vechten
Billie Holiday Photo by Carl Van Vechten
Lena Horne, 1941 - by Carl Van Vechten
French film star Catherine Deneuve, here seen with her husband, British fashion photographer David Bailey, wears a 1966 white trapeze line coat."
Pearl Bailey photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1946
James Baldwin, novelist, photographed by Carl van Vechten need to delve into more of his work!
Pearl Bailey & husband jazz drummer Louis Bellson were married 38 years. Reportedly, they fell in love while sharing a cab.
Pearl Bailey and her husband Louie Bellson backstage at "House of Flowers" where she is starring in the show in New York City 01-22-1955
Pearl Bailey, an entertainer who combined singing with ad libs, was in 1975 a special ambassador to the United Nations. She's most famous for her version of Hello, Dolly!