Portia May White, a concert singer from Halifax who received international attention in the 1940s and '50s.

Portia White came out of the Black community in Halifax to win international fame as a concert singer in the 1940s.

Yousef Karsh
Library and Archives Canada
15 January 1946
1987-054 / C-192783
© 2008, Yousef Karsh/Library and Archives Canada. All Rights Reserved.

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