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NMAH.AC.0491
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Descriptive Summary: 420f., b&w, an Archives Center compilation reel: 1. Remnants of Wilson-Feather Award, 1951, Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie accepting Downbeat Magazine Award of 1951 - musical number has been cut 2. Two African-Amer. males talking backstage, scene from an uniden. motion picture 3. Harlem Tour, probably part of a newsreel to...

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National Museum of American History. Division of Cultural History
Dates:
1985-2000
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-088
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Howard Bass while producing public programs at the National Museum of American History (NMAH). The majority of the records pertain to the "American Sampler" series of programs which presented traditional music, dance, and storytelling from communities and cultural groups throughout ...

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Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Descriptive Summary: 867f., b&w Corporate Creator: Amherst Productions, Inc. Producer: Howard A. Schwartz Director: Peter Brysac Performer(s): The Dixie Hummingbirds, Frank Dennis, The Bible Way Joy Bell Singers, Myrtle Jackson, host Frank Davis Song Title(s): 1. "If You See My Savior", vocals by The Dixie Hummingbirds 2. Unidentified, vocal...

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NMAH.AC.0491
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Descriptive Summary: 367f., b&w, an excerpt from the film of the same name Copyright: 1944 Corporate Creator: Warner Brothers Producer: Gordon Hollingshead Director: Gjon Mili Performer(s): Lester Young, Red Callender, Harry Edison, Marlowe Morris, Sidney Catlett, Barney Kessel, Joe Jones, John Simmons, Illinois Jacquet, Marie Bryant, Archie S...

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Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Descriptive Summary: reel 1: 1941f., b&w, reel 2: 1580f., b&w, songs and lyrics by Mack Gordon and Harry Warren Copyright: 1941 Corporate Creator: 20th Century Fox Producer: Darryl Zanuck Director: Archie Mayo Performer(s): Alice Faye, Jack Oakie, John Payne, John Newill, the Nicholas Brothers, the Wiere Brothers, The Ink Spots Song Title(s):...

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NMAH.AC.0491
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Descriptive Summary: 390f., b&w, Copyright: 1933 Corporate Creator: Vitaphone Director: Roy Mack Performer(s): Isham Jones and His Orchestra, Gypsy Nina (accordianist), the Boylans dancers Song Title(s): 1. "Why Can't This Night Go On Forever", unidentified male vocalist 2. "The Wooden Soldier and the China Doll", unidentified male vocalist,...

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NMAH.AC.0491
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Descriptive Summary: 690f., b&w, an Archives Center compilation reel: 1. "Blues in the Night" 2. "We the Cats Shall Hep Ya" 3. "Blow the Blues" 4. The Old Man of the Mountain Descriptive Summary: see also 491.187 Copyright: 1933 Corporate Creator: Fleischer Studios, distributed by Paramount Pictures Producer: Max Fleischer Director: Dave F...

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Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0491
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Descriptive Summary: 915f., b&w, an Archives Center compilation reel: 1. Lazy Rhythms Starring the Mills Brothers - A Musical Film Review Copyright: 1944 Corporate Creator: The New Official Films Producer: Director: William Forest Crouch Performer(s): The Mills Brothers Song Title(s): a. "Lazy River" b. "Rockin' Chair" c. "Til Then" 2. Movi...

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Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Descriptive Summary: 1025f., b&w, an Archives Center compilation reel, note that not all these selections are Soundies 1. Unidentified Descriptive Summary: a movie excerpt Copyright: 1944 Corporate Creator: Producer: Director: Performer(s): The Andrews Sisters Song Title(s): "Shoo, Shoo, Baby" 2. Edna Mae Harris and Slim Thomas, "Legs Ain'...

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1 Item (unmounted, Ink on paper., 11" x 8-1/2")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0584
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Black-and-white portrait of Ella Fitzgerald on yellow field.