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Belafonte, Harry, 1927-

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Copeland African American Museum Collection

Collection number: UA -9-10
Scope and Contents In 1989, Roy Copeland informed his wife, Cheryl, that he did not wish to select a gift for Christmas. Rather than doing this she decided to surprise him! For Christmas that year, she presented him with a seasonally wrapped box. Inside the box, to his surprise, was a set of autographed Muhammad Ali boxing gloves. This expression of love for her husband, led to a labor of love from that Christmas forward. Each year, Cheryl selected a unique piece of memorabilia for Roy. He then parlayed those...
Dates: 2021-07-13

Item 5: Harry Belafonte Contract, 1973-08-01

 Item — Item 5
Collection number: 5
Scope and Contents

A contract between Belafonte and Rowan and Martin (Romart, Inc.). Signed by Belafonte. A brief biography is included in the frame.

Dates: 1973-08-01

Item 44: Harry Belafonte Tribute to MLK Program, 1961-01-27

 Item — Item 44
Collection number: 44
Scope and Contents

Flyer for a program honoring Martin Luther King, Jr., alongside a letter praising King written and signed by Belafante.

Dates: 1961-01-27