Print Name

Bessie Smith by Carl Van Vechten - 1936

Print Description

Bessie Smith (1936) by Carl Van Vechten, Library of Congress. 

Bessie Smith (April 15, 1894 – September 26, 1937) was an American blues singer widely renowned during the Jazz Age. Nicknamed the Empress of the Blues, she was the most popular female blues singer of the 1920s and 1930s.

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