Performing Arts

c. 1880s   Annie Oakley (1860-1926), expert sharpshooter and star of Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Show.

1920   A promotional poster advertising a performance by Ruth St. Denis (1879-1968), innovative dancer and choreographer, 1920.

1924   Street sign honoring Jazz singer, Sarah Vaughan (1924-1990), in front of the New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Newark, New Jersey.

1938  American abstract painter, Suzy Frelinghuysen (1911-1988), 1938.

Dionne Warwick and the composer Burt Bacharach have collaborated on numerous Grammy Award-winning songs.

Oscar-winning actress Celeste Holm (1919- ) has had a long and productive career in theatre motion pictures and television.