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View of mezzo-soprano Barbara Conrad and Ferruccio Furlanetto in Verdi’s opera, “Rigoletto.” Stamped on back: “James Heffernan.” Label on back: “Press Department, Metropolitan Opera, Lincoln Center, New York City 10023. Ferruccio Furlanetto as Sparafucile and Barbara Conrad as Maddalena in Act I, Scene 2 of Verdi’s ‘Rigoletto.’”

  • Courtesy of the E. Azalia Hackley Collection of African Americans in the Performing Arts, Detroit Public Library