Guide to the Miles Davis Music Manuscript
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Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0920
Creators:
Miles Davis Properties.
Davis, Miles
Evans, Gil, 1912-1988
Dates:
1959.
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.15 Cubic feet
1 box
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Manuscript for "Summertime", recorded by Davis and GIl Evans in 1959.

Arrangement
Arrangement
1 series.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
Jazz trumpeter, 1926-1991.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection is unprocessed.
Author
NMAH Staff
Immediate Source of Acquisiton
Collection donated by Miles Davis Properties, through Vince Wilburn.

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Restrictions on Access
Copy available for general research use. Access to original by special request.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Preferred Citation
Miles Davis Music Manuscript, 1959, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.

Ownership and Custodial History
Ownership and Custodial History
Donated in 2006 by Miles Davis Properties.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Jazz -- 20th century -- United States Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Music -- 20th century -- United States Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manuscripts -- Music -- 20th century Type 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
archivescenter@si.edu
http://americanhistory.si.edu/archives