Shop: Harlem’s Sammy Davis Jr., 1960, Signed Photo

414WAH3ElhLHarlem man Sammy Davis, Jr., in black and white publicity photograph from 1960, the image is signed in blue ink by Sammy Davis himself with the words:

Sincerely/Sammy Davis Jr..

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Sammy Davis Jr.: A Personal Journey with My Father (book)

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Nicknamed Mr. Show Business, Sammy Davis Jr. was a consummate performer who sang, danced, and acted on film, television, radio, and the stage for over six decades. Continue Reading →

Sammy Davis Jr. And Ed Sullivan, Two Of The Greatest Harlem Stars Of All Time (video)

sammy davis and ed sullivanTwo of the greatest Harlem stars of all time, Sammy Davis, Jr., and Ed Sullivan on The Ed Sullivan Show, January 3rd, 1963. Continue Reading →

Apollo Theaters Gordon “Doc” Anderson And Billie Holiday, 1950’s

Apollo Theaters Bob Anderson And Billie Holiday 1940sApollo Theater house photographer Gordon Anderson laughs it up with diva Billie Holiday, behind-the-scenes at the Apollo Theater, In Harlem, New York, 1950’s. Continue Reading →

Harlemite Sammy Davis, Jr., “The Candy Man” (video)

Sammy-Davis-JrSamuel GeorgeSammyDavis, Jr. (December 8, 1925 – May 16, 1990) was an American entertainer. Primarily a dancer and singer, he also had many acting roles on stage and screen, and was noted for his impersonations of actors and other celebrities. Continue Reading →