Anita Vélez Mitchell during a performance

Anita Vélez Mitchell Papers, 1950s-2013

While Vélez Mitchell was still in college she worked as an usherette in a movie house, it was there that she learned dance routines from the movies. She convinced some girlfriends to become "exotic dancers" (as she herself stated) in 1947. She continued dancing until late 1960s.


Date
1940 – 1959, Date accepted
Creator
Anita Vélez Mitchell
Document Type
Photograph: b & w photographs
Identifier
AVMi_b_f_0047
Related Keywords
Actors, Performers
Citation
Anita Vélez Mitchell Papers, 1950s-2013. Anita Vélez Mitchell during a performance: AVMi_b_f_0047. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 17 Jul 2019.
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