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Little Richard entertains at the Academy Awards
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated April 12, 1988 reads, "Live wire: Little Richard dazzled the crowd outside and inside with his Oscar act." Little Richard performed the song "Shakedown" at the 60th Academy Awards on April 11, 1988 at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
Little Richard,--1932-
Shrine Auditorium (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Academy Awards (Motion pictures)
Celebrities--United States
Musicians--United States
Singers--United States
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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