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us: Canty, Marietta, 1905 -1986

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    • us: Canty, Marietta, d. 1986
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    • Birth Place

        (naf) Hartford (Conn.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Hartford (Conn.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Lincoln Hospital (New York, N.Y.). School of Nursing
        • Organization: (naf) African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church
        • Organization: (naf) National Council of Negro Women
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Terry Steam Turbine Corporation (Firm)
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        (lcsh) Actresses
          (lcsh) Nurses
      • Earlier Established Forms

          Canty, Marietta, d. 1986Canty, Marietta,d. 1986
      • Sources

        • found: The searching wind, 1946: credits (with Marietta Canty)
        • found: Halliwell's filmgoer's comp., 1988 (Canty, Marietta; d. 1986; Black American character actress)
        • found: African American National Biography, accessed January 12, 2015, via Oxford African American Studies Center database: (Canty, Marietta; Mary Etta Canty; actress, nurse; born 30 September 1905 in Hartford, Connecticut, United States; studied at Lincoln Hospital School of Nursing, New York City; performed in a stage production,The Night of January 16th, Miami Beach, Florida (1940); her last movie was Rebel without a Cause (1956); woerked as a nurse at Terry Steam Turbine Corporation, Hartford until 1971; searved as president of the Local Home Mission of African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church (1960-1980), director for New England Annual Conference of the AME Zion Church (1956-1980), president of National Council of Negro Women, Hartford; received Humanitarian Award from National Council of Negro Women, Hartford Section (1969); died 09 July 1986 in Hartford, Connecticut, United States)
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