Query: African American music -- 20th century
When you sang "Hush-a-bye Baby" to me; Companion song to Missouri waltz song (Hush-a-bye ma baby), by Jesse G.M. Glick, Frederic Knight Logan and Abe Olman
Level:
item
Dates:
1918
Size:
1 Document (26 x 30 inches )
Collection ID:
ACMA.10-005
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
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in ACMA.10-005 for African American music -- 20th century
James Lithgow Ewin Patents
Creators:
Ewin, James Lithgow (inventor)
Dates:
1873, 1874, 1879.
Size:
1 Cubic foot (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0051
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection includes an English patent paper #2126 for improved vulcanizable water-proof gum, 1873, to Benjamin Joseph Barnard Mills; a U.S. patent paper #151,109 for improvement in the art of manufacturing horseshoes, 1874; and an English patent paper #1194 for improvement in street-lighting apparatus.

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in NMAH.AC.0051 for African American music -- 20th century
W. C. Handy Collection
Creators:
Shurr, Robert L.
Handy, W. C. (William Christopher), 1873-1958
Dates:
1928
1948 - 1948
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0132
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A photograph, letters written, and pieces of music by African American composer William Christopher "W.C." Handy (1873-1958) sometimes called the "Father of the Blues".

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in NMAH.AC.0132 for African American music -- 20th century
Oral History Interview with Carol Davis
Level:
item
Creators:
Meghelli, Samir
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
2016 April 21
Size:
1 Sound recording (MP3)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-119
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

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in ACMA.03-119 for African American music -- 20th century
20th Century Songs, A - H
Level:
file
Dates:
circa 1901-1968
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S03
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

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in NMAH.AC.0300.S03 for African American music -- 20th century
20th Century Songs, I - M
Level:
file
Dates:
circa 1901-1968
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S03
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

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in NMAH.AC.0300.S03 for African American music -- 20th century
Blackface Entertainers, 20th century, J - Z
Level:
file
Dates:
circa 1910-1950
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S03
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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in NMAH.AC.0300.S03 for African American music -- 20th century
When he Plays Jazz he's Got -- HOT LIPS (A Blues Fox Trot Song) [sheet music]
Level:
item
Creators:
Busse, Henry
Lange, Henry
Davis, Lou
Dates:
1922
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S03
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

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in NMAH.AC.0300.S03 for African American music -- 20th century
Cotton Club Parade [sheet music]
Level:
item
Creators:
Koehler, Ted
Bloom, Rube, 1902-1976
Dates:
1933
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S03
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

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in NMAH.AC.0300.S03 for African American music -- 20th century
Ray Brown Papers
Creators:
Brown, Ray (Jazz musician)
Dates:
circa 1940-2010
Size:
8 Cubic feet (8 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1362
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Ray Brown was an African-American musician, composer, bandleader, manager, music teacher and promoter. He became best known for his collaborative work with Dizzy Gillespie, Oscar Peterson, Ella Fitzgerald, the Oscar Peterson Trio and Norman Granz' s Jazz at the Philharmonic. Over the course of his career, Brown received awards and accolades from the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences, the National Endowment for the Arts, the Jazz Hall of Fame, Down Beat and Playboy. Brown's papers document his professional music career from 1944 to 2002 and include music compositions and notes, publicity materials, photographs, and some recordings of his performances.

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in NMAH.AC.1362 for African American music -- 20th century
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