Query: Duke Ellington, American Musician (Television program)
Robert Udkoff Collection of Duke Ellington Ephemera
Creators:
Udkoff, Robert, 1918- (businessman)
Dates:
1924-1990
Size:
1.33 Cubic feet (4 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0388
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Photographs, event programs, periodicals, cassette audio tapes, correspondence, TV program scripts and pamphlets documenting Duke Ellington's career as a musician, 1924-1974, and his legacy after his death.

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in NMAH.AC.0388 for Duke Ellington, American Musician (Television program)
[Duke Ellington with Ed Sullivan onstage during the Ed Sullivan Show : black-and-white photoprint.]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on paper., 9" x 7".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

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[Duke Ellington with Peggy Lee onstage during the Ed Sullivan Show : black-and-white photoprint.]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on paper., 7" x 9".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

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in NMAH.AC.0301 for Duke Ellington, American Musician (Television program)
Miscellaneous
Level:
series
Dates:
1950s-1970s
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0763
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Productions
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1981-1991, 1996, 1999
Size:
15.5 cu. ft. (15 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-084
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of videotapes and audiotapes created during the production of "Here At The Smithsonian" ("HATS"), an eight volume series of television productions. The series was conceived by Nazaret Cherkezian, Director, Office of Telecommunications (1976-1986) and produced by Ann Carroll (Volumes I-IV) and John P. Meehan (Volumes V-VIII). Due to …

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Ruth Ellington Collection of Duke Ellington Materials
Creators:
Boatwright, Ruth Ellington, 1914-2004
Dates:
1923–1992
Size:
33 Cubic feet (77 boxes, 3 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0415
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of correspondence, appointment books, business records, music manuscripts, sound recordings, photographs, and ephemera documenting the activities of Duke Ellington and the management of Tempo Music, Incorporated. There is a small amount of material relating to the Ellingotn family.

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in NMAH.AC.0415 for Duke Ellington, American Musician (Television program)
Don Brown Collection of Duke Ellington Recordings
Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Brown, Don, 1923-1985
Dates:
1925-1973
Size:
39 Boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0472
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

An extensive collection of commercial recordings by Duke Ellington and his orchestra.

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in NMAH.AC.0472 for Duke Ellington, American Musician (Television program)
[Duke Elllington program for Damascus, Syria with reproduction of painting of Duke at the piano: brochure,] 1963
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

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in NMAH.AC.0301 for Duke Ellington, American Musician (Television program)
Duke Ellington Collection
Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Dates:
1903 - 1989
Size:
400 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents Duke Ellington's career primarily through orchestrations (scores and parts), music manuscripts, lead sheets, transcriptions, and sheet music. It also includes concert posters, concert programs, television, radio, motion picture and musical theater scripts, business records, correspondence, awards, as well as audiotapes, audiodiscs, photographs, tour itineraries, newspaper clippings, magazines, caricatures, paintings, and scrapbooks.

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in NMAH.AC.0301 for Duke Ellington, American Musician (Television program)
Sound Recordings
Level:
series
Dates:
1927-1974
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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