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Identifier: di_05309
Title: Jerry Lewis
Description: Photograph of Jerry Lewis with half clown face makeup. When he photographed Jerry Lewis for a 1984 Parade cover, Adams wanted to convey his clown side along with the humanitarian. Lewis liked the portrait so much that he used it to promote the Muscular Dystrophy Foundation.
Date: 1984
Creator: Adams, Eddie
Source: Adams (Eddie) Photographic Archive
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Rights: Estate of Eddie Adams
Box: 2009-198/128
Folder: Lewis, Jerry MDA #5046
Format: Film positive
Size: 120 mm
Other ID: jerry_lewis_clown
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