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[ca. 1950.]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (10" x 8".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0584
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Subjects are shown with drinks in hand, standing in front of a bar, probably at a reception.

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Creators:
Outterbridge, John, 1933-2020
Dates:
1953-1997
Size:
4.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.outtjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Los Angeles African American painter, sculptor, and arts administrator John Outterbridge measure 4.8 linear feet and date from 1953 to 1997. The papers include biographical material, correspondence, writings, professional and project files, Watts Towers Arts Center files, exhibition files, printed material, photographs, a scrapbook, and one motion picture film reel.

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1 Item (Ink on paper., 10" x 8".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Program for Ellington 1939 Netherland concert tour. Cover bears photograph of Ellington with jaunty top hat by Maurice of Chicago.

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Creators:
Anacostia Museum
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1997
Level:
item
Size:
1 video recording (VHS, 1/2")
Collection ID:
ACMA.01-007.13
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

On June 14, 1997, the Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture's Juneteenth Celebration was held at Anacostia Park. Performances included hip-hop dance by Apocalyptic Future; jazz band Jerry Gonzalez and the Fort Apache Band; percussion group Drums of Fire with Barnett Williams and Baba Ngoma; Danny Dread; the Anointed S...

Celebration - festival. Part of Juneteenth Programs. Dated 1997.

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Creators:
Becker, Fred, 1913-2004
Dates:
1913-2004
bulk 1940-2000
Size:
3.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.beckfred
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of printmaker and educator Fred Becker measure 3.4 linear feet and date from 1913 to 2004, with the bulk from 1940-2000. The collection documents Becker's work as a professional artist and educator through biographical material, personal and professional correspondence, writings, interviews, personal business records, gallery and exhibition files, project files, photographic material, printed material, and artwork.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
circa 1985
Level:
item
Size:
1 Video recording (open reel, 1 inch)
3 Sound recordings (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-024
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Harlem Renaissance Exhibit Tape provides a brief overview of the exhibition, The Renaissance: Black Arts of the Twenties, which presents the evolution and achievements of black creative expression beginning in Harlem and spreading across the United States during th 1920s. Literary, visual, performance, and cinematic achievements are highlighted. In...

Short exhibition film. Part of The Renaissance: Black Arts of the Twenties Audiovisual Records. AV003431: outtakes. AV003439: narration. AV003430: narration outtakes. AV003325 and AV003431: undated. AV003439 and AV003430: dated 19861110.

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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery. Department of Design and Production
Dates:
1981-2002
Size:
8 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-054
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two series. Series 1 consists of graphics records and documents the work of the department on such aspects of exhibitions as gallery guides, posters, invitations, label text, banners, letterhead, case labels, brochures, murals, and advertisements. Series 2 consists of installation records and documents the work ...

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item
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1 motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0491
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Descriptive Summary: An Ernie Smith compilation reel: 1. Sunny Dunham in Sleepy Lagoon Corporate Creator: Official Films Performer(s): Sunny Dunham and Orchestra Song Title(s): "Sleepy Lagoon", vocals by an unidentified male vocalist 2. Glen Gray's Orchestra in Sentimental Journey Performer(s): Glen Gray and His Orchestra, unidentified male/f...

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Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Strayhorn, Billy (William Thomas), 1915-1967
Level:
file
Size:
3 Items (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm.)
12 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

see NEWPORT JAZZ FESTIVAL SUITE

14 parts and 1 score

Blues to be there is contained in two of seven folders for "Newport jazz festival suite" consisting of 1 five page short score and 14 parts in Db Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (BS, Henderson?).

Folder A contains short score and parts. Short score indicates parts for Rab, Paul, Carney, Ray, trumpets, trombones. Parts for 2 trumpets - 1, 2. Parts are noted on the verso of the short score.

Folder B contains parts for 5 reeds - Rab, Pro, Jimmy, Paul, Harry; 4 trumpets - Cat, Ray, Cook, Clark; 3 trombones - Butter, Britt, John.

Folder B from the Duke Ellington Library.