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Creators:
Sun Ra
Gaskin, Leonard, 1920-
Taylor, Billy
Stokes, W. Royal, Dr., 1930-
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Dates:
ca. 1970-2000.
Size:
9.65 Cubic feet (12 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0766
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Publicity photographs of musicians and entertainers, mostly jazz musicians, such as Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong, Miles Davis, and Dizzy Gillespie, but including many rock and even a few classical performers. The collection also contains tape recorded radio interviews conducted between 1970 and 2003. In addition there are posters relating to musical performances.

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Creators:
Community Life, Div. of, NMAH, SI
Sparnon, Arabella S.
Sparnon, Kenneth H., 1895-1972
Dates:
1912-1961
Size:
0.33 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0064
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Kenneth Sparnon, entertainer, musician and arranger was also an orchestra leader and musical director of radio station WSYR in Syracuse and WHEC in Rochester, New York. This collection includes scrapbooks of newspaper clippings, photographs of himself and other performers, advertising, programs, some correspondence, and broadcast transcriptions (acetate).

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Dates:
1910-1986
Level:
series
Size:
21.72 Linear feet (Box 98-131, 179)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-042
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
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Dates:
1926-1983
Level:
series
Size:
4 folders (Box 1)
Collection ID:
AAA.hanbuna
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Personal Papers series begins with Hanbury's correspondence with family and friends. Memorabilia, comprised mainly of printed material, includes a brochure about Chelsea Pottery in Nassau run by her relative David Rawnsley, an announcement of daughter Jillian's marriage, a program of Queen Elizabeth's coronation, and theater programs. Public sp...

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series
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1970
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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Dates:
1940s-2000; undated
Level:
series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0766
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Woodward, Sidney C., 1890-1963
Dates:
1823-1963
bulk 1915-1932
Size:
3.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.woodsidn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of art critic, editor, and gallery director Sidney Woodward date from 1823 to 1963, bulk 1915-1932, and measure 3.5 linear feet. The majority of the collection consists of personal and professional correspondence and collected letters that pertain to Woodward's relationships with various artists, galleries, and arts organizations. Also included in this collection are two biographical documents; lecture notes and collected writings; printed material including books relating to the topic of art, exhibition catalogs, and newspaper clippings; a few personal photographs and reference photographs of paintings; and scrapbooks containing newspaper clippings, art reproductions, and printed material from the Casson Galleries.

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file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0766
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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