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Asleep at the Wheel (Musical group)
Van Kleek, Richard
Take 6
Lovett, Lyle
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Dates:
1986-1991
Size:
2.5 Cubic feet (7 boxes, 1/2" VHS)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0487
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection consists of study videocassettes of the Lonesome Pine Specials, a television series that documents American music traditions and performers.

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Dates:
1995 April 28
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0408
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Program in African American Culture and the Duke Ellington Collection National Museum of American in partnership with the District of Columbia Public Schools and America's Jazz Heritage, a Partnership of the Lila Wallace-Reader's Digest Fund and the Smithsonian Institution, featured the creative talents of the students. Teachers challenged stud...

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Creators:
Cheatham, Doc, 1905-1997
Cheatham, Amanda
Dates:
1939-1998
Size:
11 Cubic feet (23 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0814
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Papers documenting Cheatham's career as a jazz trumpeter. The papers include passports, appointment and address books; photographs, both personal and professional; a transcript of an interview of Cheatham; sheet music, including parts for various instruments; home movies from Cheatham's travels; awards and certificates; printed material including posters, programs, clippings.

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Ohio Program 1971 Washington, D.C.
Williams, Bill, 1897-1973
Professor Longhair, 1918-1980
Bowles, Sam, (Musician)
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Dates:
1971 July 1
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1971
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

Bill Williams and Sam Bowles--Old Joe Clark--John Henry; Professor Longhair--unk--Looky there--Tipitina--Big chief--Everyday I have the blues--Mardi Gras in New Orleans; Pianist for Harvest Bapitist Choir- Climbing up the mountain--Glory glory hallelujah--Battle hymn of the Republic--unk--If you call on Jesus he wil answer your prayer

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Regional American Program 1976 Washington, D.C.
Red River Dave, 1914-2002
Neely, Bill, 1916-1990
Kirbo, Larry, 1949-
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Dates:
1976 August 6
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1976
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

Red River Dave--When Davy Crockett met the San Antonio Rose (frag)--Eyes of Texas--instr; Larry Kirbo and Bill Neely--Big T water--Going down the long lonesome highway--Treasures untold--Any old time--She's my rock and roll baby--Don't waste tears over me--interview--I dreamed of Texas--Long a boogie--interview--Cow town--Faded love--Blues is somew...

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Tennessee Program 1986 Washington, D.C.
Evans, David, 1944- (field worker)
Dates:
1986
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1986
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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Creators:
Dimmer, Dennis
Brown, N.H.
Barkin, Stanley
Walburn, Jerry
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Dates:
1914-2017
Size:
3.2 Cubic feet (6 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0386
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Bulletins, programs, broadsides, newsletters, newsclippings, periodicals, photographs, published sheet music and audio and videotapes documenting the life and career of Duke Ellington and the activities of the Ellington Jazz and Music societies.

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Metropolitan Washington Program 1987 Washington, D.C.
Smith, Charlie, 1938- (field worker)
Potomac Valley Boys (Musical group)
Potomac Valley Boys (Musical group)
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Dates:
1987
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1987
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

East Tennessee blues --Love and wealth --The old grey mare come a'tearin' out of the wilderness --Over the hills to the poorhouse --Shortnin' bread --Little cabin home on the hill --Two o'clock --Grey eagle --Have you come to say goodbye? --Big ball in Boston --It's mighty dark to travel -- We live in two different worlds --Today has been a lonesom...

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Creators:
Basie, Count, 1904-
Smith, Ernie
Webster, Ben
Armstrong, Louis, 1901-1971
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Dates:
1894-1979
Size:
30 Cubic feet (352 film reels , 16 mm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0491
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

More than 300 reels of 16mm black and white and color film, silent and sound, fiction and documentary motion picture film documenting jazz and related musical performances, social and popular dance styles and performances, jazz musicians, performance locales, and documentation of African-American popular culture. A list of featured performers in the collection is shown below. The films are frequently compilations produced by Smith for lectures.

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Fitzgerald, Ella, 1917-1996
Dates:
circa 1935-1996
Size:
50 Cubic feet (92 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0584
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Ella Fitzgerald, often called the "First Lady of Song," was one of the 20th century's most important musical performers. The collection reflects her career and personal life through photographs, audio recordings, and manuscript materials.

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