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

Description: Appears to be a French concert or night club performance by Peterson and his trio, band and guests. NOT A SOUNDIE Performer(s): Oscar Peterson and His Orchestra, Herb Ellis, Ray Brown, Clark Terry, Roy Eldridge, Zoot Simms, Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Louie Bellson and Ray Charles; commentary by Norman Granz Song Title(s): 1. "Sweet Lorra...

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

Descriptive Summary: 838f. an Archives Center compilation reel: 1. Stephen Foster Medley Copyright: Corporate Creator: Snader Telescriptions Producer: Director: Performer(s): Patricia Morison Song Title(s): a. "Beautiful Dreamer", vocals by Morison b. "Camptown Races", vocals by Morison 2. Peggy Lee, "Manana" 3. Reveille With Beverly, exce...

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

Descriptive Summary: 770f., all telescriptions on this reel are by Charlie Barnet and His Orchestra, and appear to have been recorded in the late 1940s and early 1950s, an Archives Center compilation reel: 1. "Skyliner" Descriptive Summary: Barnet on soprano and tenor sax 2. "Andy's Boogie" Descriptive Summary: Barnet on soprano 3. "Cherokee" ...

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Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Descriptive Summary: 1015f., b&w, an Archives Center composite reel: 1. Louis Jordan and His Tympani Five in "Buzz Me" Copyright: 1944 Corporate Creator: Soundies, an Adams Production Producer: William Forest Crouch Director: William Forest Crouch Performer(s): Louis Jordan and His Tympani Five Song Title(s): "Buzz Me" 2. Jungle Jig Copyri...

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Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Descriptive Summary: 498f., an Ernie Smith composite reel: 1. George "Shorty" Snowden and Dancers Copyright: 1929 Performer(s): Chick Webb's Orchestra, George Snowden, dancers Song Title(s): "Sweet Sue" Descriptive Summary: dance contest, Snowden as emcee, three couples dance, see also 491.7-1 2. Paramount News: Harlem Hoofers Fry Their Corns...

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Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Harman, Carter
Dates:
1991 - 1991
1956,1964
Size:
3 Cubic feet (8 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0422
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection captures Duke Ellington's thoughts on music, performing, composing, and his personal history in his own voice in approximately 20 hours of interviews conducted in 1956 and 1964.

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[ca. 1955.]
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Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0584
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Subject is shown operating a drinking fountain, with a life preserver hung on a pole.

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Descriptive Summary: 810f., An Ernie Smith compilation reel: 1. Buddy Guy and B.B. King before a live audience, French language announcer. a. "I've Got My Eyes on You", electric guitar and vocals by Guy b. Unidentified instrumental, Guy c. "If You Would Let Me Love You", electric guitar and vocals by King d. Unidentified instrumental, King 2. "Ja...

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Descriptive Summary: 345f., b&w Copyright: 1935 Corporate Creator: Paramount Pictures, distributed by UM&M TV Corp. Producer: Adolph Zukor Director: Fred Waller Performer(s): Duke Ellington and His Orchestra, personnel: aumented orchestra includng: Hardwick, Hodges, Bigard, Carney;, Whetsol, Williams, Jenkins; Nanton, Tizol, Brown; Ellington, ...

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NMAH.AC.0491
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Descriptive Summary: 710f., b&w, a compilation reel created by Ernie Smith Copyright: 1946 Corporate Creator: Soundies Producer: William Forest Crouch Director: William Forest Crouch Performer(s): Stan Kenton and His Orchestra, Ed Szafranski on bass Song Title(s): "Southern Scandall" Descriptive Summary: 2. Untitled 1938, three Puppetoons p...