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Dates:
1989-10
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0408
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Program as part of a series intended to feature accomplished regionally based jazz artists performing classic jazz repertoire at the National Museum of American History's Palm Court. Offered two Sundays of the month this program focused on and featured

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Dates:
1989
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0408
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Program as part of a series intended to feature accomplished regionally based jazz artists performing classic jazz repertoire at the National Museum of American History's Palm Court. Offered two Sundays of the month this program focused on and featured

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Dates:
1990
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0408
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Program as part of a series intended to feature accomplished regionally based jazz artists performing classic jazz repertoire at the National Museum of American History's Palm Court. Offered two Sundays of the month, this program included

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Dates:
1988
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0408
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Program as part of a series intended to feature accomplished regionally based jazz artists performing classic jazz repertoire at the National Museum of American History's Palm Court. Offered two Sundays of the month, these programs could not be identified.

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Creators:
Globe Poster Printing Corporation
Dates:
1991-1992
Size:
3 Items (33 x 22 inches.)
Collection ID:
ACMA.10-004.4
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection, which dates from 1991-1992, includes three concert posters created by the Globe Poster Printing Corporation. Happy New Year Connection--The Mighty Sparrow--with the best Ethiopian Reggae band--Gizzae formerly Dallol and Rhythm Factor at The Citadel--1991; Martin Luther King, Jr., Day concert, 92 featuring Mint Condition--Chris Walk...

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

Descriptive Summary: 773f., b&w Copyright: 1934 Corporate Creator: The Vitaphone Corporation Producer: Director: Roy Mack Performer(s): Bill Robinson, Muriel Rahn, Hattie Noel Song Title(s): 1. "Bill Robinson's Stomp", Robinson vocals and dance 2. "Love Locked Out", vocals by Rahn 3. "Old Folks at Home", dance by Robinson 4. "Old Black Jo...

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

Descriptive Summary: 965f., an Archives Center compilation reel, but note not all of these are Soundies: 1. Gene Krupa and His Orchestra Copyright: 1942 Performer(s): Gene Krupa and His Orchestra with Anita O'Day and Roy Eldridge Song Title(s): "Thanks for the Boogie Ride" 2. Gene Krupa, movie excerpt Copyright: 1940 Corporate Creator: Prod...

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Dates:
1939-1982
Level:
series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The materials includes awards, certificates, citations, decrees, diplomas, invitations, letters, medals, notifications, prizes, proclamations, resolutions, scrolls, testimonials, and other articles presented to Duke Ellington in recognition of his achievements. Among the awards are appointments, appreciations, fellowships, a Grammy Award nomination...

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Creators:
Basie, Count, 1904-
Smith, Ernie
Webster, Ben
Armstrong, Louis, 1901-1971
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Dates:
1894-1979
Size:
30 Cubic feet (352 film reels , 16 mm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0491
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

More than 300 reels of 16mm black and white and color film, silent and sound, fiction and documentary motion picture film documenting jazz and related musical performances, social and popular dance styles and performances, jazz musicians, performance locales, and documentation of African-American popular culture. A list of featured performers in the collection is shown below. The films are frequently compilations produced by Smith for lectures.

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Creators:
Fitzgerald, Ella, 1917-1996
Dates:
circa 1935-1996
Size:
50 Cubic feet (92 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0584
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Ella Fitzgerald, often called the "First Lady of Song," was one of the 20th century's most important musical performers. The collection reflects her career and personal life through photographs, audio recordings, and manuscript materials.

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