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Creators:
Cheatham, Doc, 1905-1997
Cheatham, Amanda
Dates:
1939-1998
Size:
11 Cubic feet
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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Dates:
January 1997
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0845
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Cecil, Chuck, 1922-
Chiacco, Bob
Childers, Buddy, 1926-2007
Comstock, Frank
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Dates:
1995-2007
Size:
1 Cubic foot
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1215
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Oral history interviews conducted by Tumpak with Big Band figures (listed below), and a set of articles he wrote based on the interviews.

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Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0757
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0757
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Subseries 1.4 includes materials arranged by instrument and alphabetically within each band book. Born in 1908, Kirby began his musical career in New York playing the trombone. After this instrument was stolen he settled on the tuba and soon afterwards played the string bass. In 1930 he joined Fletcher Henderson and later joined Chick Webb. In ...

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series
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1979
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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