Party hosted by Fannie Robinson, Los Angeles, 1940s
- Party hosted by Fannie Robinson, Los Angeles, 1940s
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- Walter L. Gordon, Jr./William C. Beverly, Jr. Collection
Fannie Robinson (born Fannie S. Clay) was married to Bill "Bojangles" Robinson from 1922 to 1943.
Leontyne King was a three-term member of the Los Angeles Public Library Commission, and active in a number of business, governmental and community activities. She and her husband Celes King II were influential members of African American society from the 1940s to the 1970s.
All information concerning the content and description of the image was provided by Walter Gordon.
Seated on the floor, far left is Fannie Robinson. Leontyne King is beside the couch in a light-colored dress, far right. Ann Robinson is seated on the floor, 2nd from the right. The other women in the photograph are unidentified.
Fannie Robinson is likely the hostess for this event.
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