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Dates:
undated
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0132
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
1935
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0132
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
1928 - 1948
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0132
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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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

The collection consists of a photograph, several letters written by Handy, and several pieces of music which he published. Handy remains among the most influential of American Blues songwriters. Handy is credited with giving Blues, its contemporary form. While Handy was not the first to publish music in the blues form, he took the blues from a reg...

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Creators:
Weller, Eleanor C.
Handy, John Gen
Dates:
08/01/1984
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
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file
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1183.C
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
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Dates:
1958
Level:
file
Collection ID:
CFCH.ASCH
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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Dates:
1968-1964
Level:
file
Collection ID:
CFCH.ASCH
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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Creators:
Newberry, Truman Handy
Newberry, Truman Handy, Mrs.
Lewis & Valentine Company
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAG.LVC
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The folder includes a worksheet, a photocopy of the image, and a biographical sketch of Truman Handy Newberry.

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