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Carl Darrow White, [15 June 1959]

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 27
Identifier: 03_27_1959
2 3x5 postcards. Written on the back of 1: "Carl Darrow White, son of Walter White named after me & Clarence Darrow. Now a leading baritone at the opera at Mainz Germany." Written on the back of the other: "Carl (for Carl Van Vechten) Darrow (for Clarence Darrow) White, singer -- son of Walter White."


  • [15 June 1959]


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From the Series: 12 boxes (Carl Van Vechten Collection of African-American Arts & Letters)

Biographical / Historical

Walter Carl Darrow White was born 8 June 1927 in New York. He was known as Carl Darrow White or Carl Darrow and was an American expatriate who moved to Germany where he wrote for television in West Germany until his death in 1975 in a climing accident.


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