Long, Avon (1910-1984)
The Avon Long collection consists of a photograph (color print) of Long as “Old Mr. Pete,” with Nell Carter and others on the set of the musical Miss Moffat(1975); a collapsible top hat made by Young’s of New York, worn by Long in his interpretation of Bert Williams; and photocopies of newspaper reviews and features on Long, including his New York Times obituary (Feb. 17, 1984).
|1. Long, Avon|
|1. African American Collections -- Drama Subject Guide|
|2. The Hollywood Ten and the Blacklist Era Subject Guide|
|3. African-American actors|
|4. African-American singers|
|6. Musical theater – United States|