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Kentucky minstrels (radio program)

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British Broadcast Corporation (BBC)


Kentucky Minstrels, radio program, 1933-1950 - BBC International Radio

Kentucky Minstrels, 1934 film - Nina Mae McKinney sang and danced in the film according to an article in the Plaindealer (Topeka), which credited the film to the blackface group known as the "White Coons Concert Party." See Nina Mae McKinney in "On the Air," Plaindealer, 01/11/1935, p.6.


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