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Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Strayhorn, Billy (William Thomas), 1915-1967
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 31 cm.)
1 Item (part (photocopy), 32 cm.)
5 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

see PORTRAIT OF ELLA

5 parts and an indefinite number of scores

All heart is contained in one of four folders for "Portrait of Ella" consisting of 1 four page short score, 1 five page short score and 5 parts in Db Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (BS, Sanders?).

Items in 3 groupings -- (i) Four page short score. Score indicates parts for sax, Proc, baritone, Shorty, trumpets. -- (ii) Five page short score. Score indicates parts for saxes, clarinet, baritone, solo trumpet, trumpets, trombones. -- (iii) Parts for 3 trumpets - Ray, Terry, Cook; 2 trombones - Britt, Butter. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.

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Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Strayhorn, Billy (William Thomas), 1915-1967
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 31 cm.)
1 Item (part (photocopy), 32 cm.)
2 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
2 Items (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

see PORTRAIT OF ELLA

4 parts and an indefinite number of scores

Beyond category is contained in one of four folders for "Portrait of Ella" consisting of 1 four page short score, 1 six page short score and 4 parts in Bb Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (BS, Sanders?).

Items in 3 groupings -- (i) Four page short score. Score indicates parts for alto, Proc, Jim, Paul, Carney, Terry, trumpets. -- (ii) Six page short score. Score indicates parts for saxes, clarinet, trumpets, trombones. -- (iii) Parts for 2 trumpets - Clark, 4; 2 trombones - Britt, Butter. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.

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Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (manuscript, 32 cm.)
13 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
4 Items (copy scores, 31 cm.)
1 Item (manuscript, 24 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

17 parts and an indefinite number of scores

The living room is contained in two folders consisting of 1 seven page short score in F Major concert (?), and 1 ten page conductor score and 17 parts in B Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (ME, Jones, Henderson?).

Folder A contains short score and parts. Short score indicates parts for reeds, trumpets, trombones. Parts for 6 reeds - Proc, Hodges, Paul, Ricky, Jimmy, Harry; 4 trumpets - 1, Cooty, 3, Herb; 3 trombones - Buster, Chuck, Brown; bass; guitar; piano (2). Key signature of Cb Major concert used as an enharmonic equivalent for reed and trumpet parts.

Folder B contains conductor score. Score indicates parts for 5 saxes - 1, 2, 3, Paul, baritone; 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, 4; 3 trombones; piano.

Folder B from the Duke Ellington Library.

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Creators:
Strayhorn, Billy (William Thomas), 1915-1967
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 31 cm.)
5 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

see PORTRAIT OF ELLA

4 parts and an indefinite number of scores

Royal ancestry is contained in one of four folders for "Portrait of Ella" consisting of 1 four page short score, 1 five page short score and 4 parts in Bb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (BS, Sanders?).

Items in 3 groupings -- (i) Four page short score. Score indicates parts for sax, Proc, Paul, baritone, trumpets. -- (ii) Six page short score. Score indicates parts for saxes, trumpets, trombones. -- (iii) Parts for 2 trumpets - 3, 4; 2 trombones - Britt, Butter. -- Groupings i & iii from the Duke Ellington Library.

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Creators:
Neurdein frères
Dates:
[ca. 1905]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Picture postcard printed by Neurdein Frères; series 401.

Printed text on recto reads: "401 ALGER. - La Nouvelle Poste et la Direction générale des P.T.T. N.D. Phot." Translated caption reads: "ALGIERS. The new post office and the telecommunication company headquarters''. Recto signature reads: "Mme Berthe." Printed text on verso reads: "Imp. Neurdein et Cie. Paris."

Manuscript on verso reads: "8 novembre- Ma bonne amie Sophie- Il y a bien longtemps que je n'aie pas reçu de vos nouvelles je pense qu'elles sont bonnes et que vous êtes en bonne santé - Chez nous nous sommes tous en bonne santé mais nous sommes séparé[s] de Georgette - Depuis les premiers jours de juillet elle est en normandie - Dans la famille de...

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Creators:
Collection Régence
Dates:
[ca. 1905]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Picture postcard printed by Collection Régence, E.L., édit., Alger; series 5.

Printed text on recto reads: "5. ALGER. - La Ville, vue de l'Entrée du Port." Translated caption reads: "ALGIERS - The city, view of the harbor's entrance.'' Additional text on recto reads: "Collection Régence, E.L.,édit., Alger." Postmarked stamp on recto not readable. Signature on recto reads: ''Mme Berthe''. Manuscript on recto lower corner righ...

Manuscript on verso reads: "...et nous irons la retrouver quand les hostilités seront terminées - Nous espérons pour le printemps Dieu le voudra j'espère que ce soit finie - elle va très bien maintenant, plus de maux de tête elle a grossie de 10 kilos en 4 mois- Ma mère est avec elle qui également à une très belle santé malgré ses 79 ans qu'elle po...

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Dates:
1815-1942, undated
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
AAA.pagewill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters in this series include the personal and professional correspondence of William Page, his wife, Sophia Candace Stevens Page, and their families, as well as correspondence of Sophia Page's first husband Stephen Hitchcock and his family. William Page's correspondence is found from 1833 to 1885 only, with the bulk of his correspondence dating...

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Creators:
Thomas, Alma
Dates:
circa 1894-2001
Size:
5.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.thomalma
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Washington, D.C. painter and art educator Alma Thomas, date from circa 1894-2001 and measure 5.5 linear feet. The papers document Thomas's work as a teacher, and her development and success as a painter of the Washington Color School, through biographical material, letters, notes and writings, personal business records, exhibition files, printed materials, scrapbooks, photographs, an audio recording, and two video recordings.

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Level:
series
Collection ID:
NMAAHC.FB.M843
Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture

Three of the series are unbound statistical reports submitted, for the most part, on printed forms. These include monthly and quarterly reports of rations issued by subordinate officers, August 1865–December 1868; retained copies of semimonthly, monthly, and quarterly rations reports prepared by the Assistant Commissioner, September 1865–November 1...

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Creators:
Terrell, Allen Townsend, 1897-1986
Dates:
1908-1982
Size:
4.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.terralle
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York, Rome, and Paris painter Allen Townsend Terrell painter measure 4.5 linear feet and date from 1908-1982. Included are biographical materials; detailed letters from Terrell to his parents; fourteen diaries describing European travels; scattered financial records; three sketchbooks and miscellaneous sketches; printed material; and photographs of Terrell, his colleagues, his home and studios, artwork, and exhibition installations.

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