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Original photograph of Marion Williams, circa 1980s by Marion Williams (subject) - 1980 - from Royal Books, Inc. (SKU: 152466)

Original photograph of Marion Williams, circa 1980s

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Original photograph of Marion Williams, circa 1980s

by Marion Williams (subject)

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Paris: Interpress, 1980. Vintage borderless portrait photograph of gospel singer Marion Williams, circa 1980s.

Williams was born in Miami, Florida, and began singing in her mother's Pentecostal church and on street corners at a young age. She was discovered by Clara Ward of the Famous Ward Singers in 1946, and remained with the group for the next eleven years. Her distinctive soprano register paired with an unusually broad range made her one of the more skilled and versatile gospel singers of her time, and she was accordingly honored by the MacArthur Foundation in 1993, who stated that she was among "the last surviving links to gospel's golden age."

5 x 7 inches. Very Good, with moderate wear to the finish.

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Seller
Royal Books, Inc. US (US)
Seller's Inventory #
152466
Title
Original photograph of Marion Williams, circa 1980s
Author
Marion Williams (subject)
Book condition
Used
Quantity-available
1
Publisher
Interpress
Place of Publication
Paris
Date Published
1980
Keywords
Photographs | Jazz and Blues | Musicians | African-American Interest
Bookseller catalogs
African-American Interest; Jazz and Blues; Photographs;

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