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Dates:
undated
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1342
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Level:
file
Size:
2 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0415
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

2 parts

Ritz is contained in one folder consisting of 2 lead sheets in c minor concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand.

Lead sheets for unidentified treble instrument (2). -- from the Ruth Ellignton Collection.

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Level:
file
Size:
13 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
1 Item (part (photocopy), 32 cm.)
2 Items (parts (photocopies), 28 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

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16 parts

Ritz is contained in one folder consisting of 16 parts in Eb Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hand.

Parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts for 2 trumpets - Cooty (2), Cat; 1 trombone - Brown. -- (ii) Parts for 5 reeds - Johnny, Proc, Jimmy, Paul, Harry; 3 trumpets - Cat, Mercer, Herb; 3 trombones - Brown, Buster, Chuck; bass. -- Grouping ii from the Duke Ellington Library.

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Creators:
Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989
Dates:
1929
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm.)
2 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
1 Item (manuscript, 36 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

1 part and an indefinite number of scores

Puttin' on the Ritz is contained in two folders consisting of 1 published three page piano vocal score in f minor concert, and 1 four page piano conductor score, 1 seventeen page conductor score and 1 part in g minor concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).

Folder A contains piano vocal score, piano conductor score and part. Piano vocal score lyrics begin "Have you seen the well-to-do, up and down Park Avenue ...". Piano conductor score does not indicate instrumentation. Part for bass.

Folder B contains conductor score. Score indicates parts for bass, guitar, piano. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.

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Creators:
Parish, Henry, Mrs., II
Parish-Hadley Associates
Hadley, Albert
Dates:
[196-]-1994
Size:
11 Boxes (13 albums)
Collection ID:
SIL-CH.2000-3-1
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

The Parish-Hadley Collection documents the history of the New York City design firm from 1962-1994.Particular emphasis is on Sister Parish (Mrs. Henry Parish II) and Albert Hadley. Magazine clippings from various publications make up the majority of the collection as well as gossip column excerpts about Parish-Hadley or infamous clients. The slides date mostly from the 1980s-1990s and depict some but not all Parish-Hadley projects.

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Dates:
1926-1974, undated
Level:
series
Size:
22 Linear feet (Boxes 1-22; Reels 5488-5545)
Collection ID:
AAA.downgall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series consists of the business and personal correspondence of Edith Gregor Halpert and the Downtown Gallery. For the most part, this series is general business correspondence concerning routine activities of the Downtown Gallery, including the American Folk Art Gallery and the Daylight Gallery, both operated by the Downtown Gallery on the sam...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Archives Center
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Department of Public Programs
Lila Wallace-Reader's Digest Fund
Ella Fitzgerald Charitable Foundation
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Dates:
1992-2014
Size:
39 Cubic feet (56 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0808
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Audiotapes, CDs and digital files: an ongoing project to interview and preserve the memories of people important in the jazz world, including jazz musicians, singers, dancers, producers, arrangers, and others. A list of interviewees and interviewers follows. The following is a list of the individuals who conducted the interviews. 1. Brown, Anthon...

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Creators:
Robinson, Franklin A., Jr., 1959- (actor)
Dates:
1838-2017, undated
bulk 1872-1985
Size:
23.1 Cubic feet (71 boxes, 3 map-size folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0475
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Papers documenting the farming and family life of the Robinson family of Prince George's County and after 1975, Charles County, Maryland. Papers documenting the farming and family of the Via family of Greene County, Virginia, Washington, D.C., Prince George's and Calvert Counties, Maryland, by 1949.

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Creators:
Downtown Gallery
Dates:
1824-1974
bulk 1926-1969
Size:
109.56 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.downgall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the Downtown Gallery date from 1824 to 1974 (bulk 1926-1969) and measure 109.56 linear feet. The records present a comprehensive portrait of a significant commercial gallery that operated as a successful business for more than forty years, representing major contemporary American artists and engendering appreciation for early American folk art. There is an unprocessed addition to this collection dating circa 1970 of a single financial/legal document.

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