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Dates:
1958 - 1990
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1141
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
undated
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1141
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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item
Size:
1 Motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0491
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Descriptive Summary: 310f., b&w Copyright: 1946 Corporate Creator: Official Films Producer: Director: Performer(s): Billy Eckstine and His Orchestra Song Title(s): 1. "Lonesome Lover Blues", vocals and trombone by Eckstine, unidentified sax solo 2. "Rhythm in a Riff", vocals by Eckstine, tenor solo by Gene Ammons, four dancers 3. "I Want t...

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Creators:
Tucker, Irma
Tucker, Bobby, 1923-2008
Eckstine, Billy
Jones, Quincy, 1933-
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Dates:
1883-2007, undated
Size:
36 Cubic feet (88 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1141
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents the life and musical career of Robert "Bobby" Tucker. The collection particularly emphasizes Tucker's close collaboration with Billy Eckstine over a forty-year period from approximately 1949-1990, and includes original orchestrations of arrangements by Tucker and other arrangers, a complete set of commercial recordings by Eckstine for which Tucker served as arranger, and ephemeral material including photographs, concert programs and news clippings.

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Dates:
Undated
Level:
series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1141
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This series contains a complete set of commercial recordings by Billy Eckstine, for which Tucker served as arranger, as well as the few recordings done solely by Tucker. Audiovisual materials are unprocessed.

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Dates:
circa late 1940s
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1323
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0445
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1219
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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