Guide to the Naomi Huber Brown Papers (Documenting Duke Ellington's Concert Tour of Asia)
NMAH.AC.0429

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0429
Creators:
Brown, Naomi Huber
Dates:
1960-1963.
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.15 cubic feet
1 box
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Black and white photographs, notes, autographed album cover to "Afro-Bossa," booking contract for Louis Armstrong, and an advanced publicity pamphlet.,Records document the preparation and management of Duke Ellington's 1963 tour of Asia.

Arrangement
Arrangement
1 series. Unarranged.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
Foreign service and cultural officer for Middle East and Asia. Served as the "advance man" for Ellington's 1963 tour.

Administration
Processing Information note
Collection processed by Ben Nicastro and Scott Schwartz, 1996
Author
Finding aid prepared by Ben Nicastro and Scott Schwartz
Immediate Source of Acquisiton
Collection donated by Naomi Huber Brown, July 15, 1991.

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Naomi H. Brown Papers Documenting Duke Ellington's Concert Tour of Asia, 1963, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
All rights transferred to Museum in Deed of Gift.
Conditions Governing Access note
Collection is open for research.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Armstrong, Louis, 1900-1971 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Asia--Concerts--1960-1970 Geographical Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Business records--1950-2000 Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Jazz musicians--1960-1970--United States Subject Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Jazz--1960-1970--United States Subject Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Music--20th century--United States Subject Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Notes--1960-1970 Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs--1960-1970 Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C., 20013-7012
Phone: 202-633-3270
archivescenter@si.edu